Course: Summer intensive course of German language

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Course title Summer intensive course of German language
Course code KCJ/LIKN
Organizational form of instruction Seminary
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 3
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory-optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Čapek Jan, PhDr. Ph.D.
  • Beníšková Bianca, PhDr. Ph.D.
  • Jaklová Helena, PhDr. Ph.D.
  • Matušková Lenka, Mgr. Ph.D.
  • Hudabiunigg Ingrid, prof.
  • Knápek Pavel, Mgr. Ph.D.
Course content
The summer course will contain linguistic and grammar (morphosyntax) exercises, translation seminars, interpreting tutorials and project work concerning cultural studies. Supporting programme of the summer course includes the visit to the institution of Goethe-Zentrum Pardubice and min. two movie nights. Termin: 14.-25.8.2017

Learning activities and teaching methods
Dialogic (discussion, interview, brainstorming), Work with text (with textbook, with book), Methods of individual activities, Skills training
  • unspecified - 60 hours per semester
  • unspecified - 20 hours per semester
  • unspecified - 10 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
The course serves to increase the students` language competences and strengthen "their study morals" (self-study, work on their study portfolio). Improving basic language competences will be an important starting point for mastering the translation seminar and interpreting tutorials during the next academic year. Another welcome output will be successful passing the prescribed exams within the field NJOP.
Improving basic language competences. More effective work within self-study. Presentation of the results from the previous excursion to Lipska.

Assessment methods and criteria
Home assignment evaluation, Oral performance analysis, Creative work analysis

Active participation.
Recommended literature
  • Drosdowski G. u.a. (Hrsg.). Duden: Grammatik der deutschen Gegenwartssprache. Mannheim, 2005.
  • Frater A., Keller J., Thaban A. Mit Erfolg zum Goethe-Zertifikat B2. Übungsbuch. Stuttgart, 2008.
  • Hantschel H.-J., Krieger P. Mit Erfolg zum Goethe-Zertifikat C1. Übungsbuch. Stuttgart, 2011.
  • Helbig G., Buscha J. Übungsgrammatik Deutsch. Leipzig, 2001.
  • Kengne Fokoua M. Textanalyse und Übersetzen: Theoretische Grundlagen, Methode und didaktische Anwendung einer übersetzungsrelevanten Textanalyse. Hamburg, 2009.
  • Perlmann-Balme M., Schwalb S. em neu 2008 Hauptkurs. Ismaning, 2008.
  • Perlmann-Balme M., Schwalb S., Matussek M. Sicher! C1.1. München, 2015. ISBN 978-3-19-501208-9.
  • Perlmann-Balme M., Weers D., Schwalb S. em neu 2008 Abschlusskurs. Ismaning, 2008.
  • Rinas K. Vorsicht Fehler!. Plzeň, 2003.
  • Römer C. Morphologie der deutschen Sprache. Tübingen, 2006.
  • Wahrig-Burfeind R.(Hrsg.). Wahrig. Großwörterbuch Deutsch als Fremdsprache. Gütersloh/München, 2008.

Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Arts and Philosophy German for Business (2013) Philological sciences - Summer
Faculty of Arts and Philosophy German for Business (2014) Philological sciences - Summer