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Our next course:

Time: Tuesday and Thursday, 18:00 to 19:30 (additional: Friday, 15 March 2019)
Start: 07 March 2019
End: 28 March 2019
Total: 16 lessons
Fee: EUR 149 (please note our special offer)

OBJECTIVE

The course "Speaking Practice 2" will enable you to expand your range and ability to express yourself in German at a high level. You will optimize the lingustic skills necessary to respond in unplanned interaction.

TARGET GROUP

Advanced learners of German who wish to improve their existing good oral skills.

Minimum language requirements: Level B2 (in accordance with the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)

Approximate number of participants: 15

CONTENT

Focus: General Conversation and Presentation Techniques

  • Vocabulary and speech modules for presentations
  • Vocal exercises, self-presentation, gestures, facial expressions, body language
  • Development of typical presentation techniques (e.g., target group analysis, structuring, content and progression, dramaturgy, script, flashcards, creating handouts, PowerPoint as a medium of presentation, development and design of meaningful slides, using graphs and charts, time management)
  • Conversation management strategies (e.g., paraphrasing questions, checking questions, admitting knowledge gaps, responding to objections and aggressive questions, expressing thanks)
  • Dealing with nervousness, stage fright, and slip-ups
  • Pronunciation and intonation practice
  • Fluency practice

FURTHER DATES

05 November to 28 November 2019

REGISTRATION

You can register online (online registration under "Special Courses") or in person during office hours.

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