Summer Course in August: Intensive Course for Very Advanced Learners

OBJECTIVE

In this course, you can refine your academic German skills. The aim is to achieve proficiency across the spectrum of academic communication, and thus academic communicative competence at a high level.
This is not a subject specific language course, rather general structures of academic language are taught that can be found in all disciplines.

We offer this summer course in cooperation with the Office for International Affairs of the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität of Munich and the "Munich International Summer University“ (MISU).

TARGET GROUP

Very advanced learners of German with language level C1/C2 (in accordance with the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages), who use German at a high level in an academic environment and want to further improve their existing skills.

CONTENT

The emphasis in this course: structures of academic German

  • Deepening of academic vocabulary and grammar
  • Writing academic texts
  • Referencing and citation
  • Academic style

Please note: This course is based on the textbook: Graefen/Moll (2011), Wissenschaftssprache Deutsch, ISBN: 978-3-631-60948-4 - All participants should buy the textbook before the course begins. The book is not included in the course fee.

Information on date, cost, cultural program, ECTS credits, registration and payment: MISU Summer Courses: general information