TARGET GROUP

Students who wish to write a term paper or thesis.

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

CONTENTS

  • Characteristics of text type - form and function
  • Structure and components of a seminar paper
  • Lingustic resources for written academic communication: citation, paraphrasing, argumentation, summarising, etc.
  • Literature management and referencing
  • Ordinary academic language

Teaching materials:

Please note: The basis for this course is the textbook: Moll / Thielmann (2017), Wissenschaftliches Deutsch, ISBN: ISBN 978-3-8252-4650-1
All participants must have the textbook at the beginning of the course.

Winter semester 2021/22:

Total: 10 sessions of 3 lessons (a total of 30 lessons)
Start: Monday, 18 October 2021
End: Monday, 20 December 2021
Time: Monday, 18:00 to 20:15 (s.t.), additional: Friday, 26 November 2021
Location: online
Payment of Course Fee: Thursday, 07 October 2021; extended to Wednesday, 13 October 2021

Summer semester 2022:

Total: 10 sessions of 3 lessons (a total of 30 lessons)
Start: Monday, 25 April 2022
End: Monday, 04 July 2022
Time: Monday, 18:00 to 20:15 (s.t.)
Location: t.b.a.
Payment of Course Fee: Thursday, 14 April 2022

Winter semester 2022/23:

Total: 10 sessions of 3 lessons (a total of 30 lessons)
Start: Monday, 17 October 2022
End: Monday, 19 December 2022
Time: Monday, 18:00 to 20:15 (s.t.)
Location: t.b.a.
Payment of Course Fee: Thursday, 06 October 2022

You can find information on cost, application and ECTS credits here: German during your studies: general information