Study programmes / B-ARB Arboristics / German - Course 1
Course code:NJSP1
Course title in language of instruction:Deutsch 1, Mittelstufe
Course title in Czech:Světový jazyk 1 - němčina
Course title in English:German - Course 1
Mode of completion and number of credits:Fulfillment of requirements (1 credit)
(1 ECTS credit = 28 hours of workload)
Mode of delivery/Timetabled classes:full-time, 0/2; part-time, 14/0
(full-time, hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week; part-time, lectures per period / seminars per period)
Language of instruction:German
Level of course:bachelor
Semester:WS 2018/2019 - FFWT
Name of lecturer:PhDr. Jitka Sýkorová (examiner, instructor, lecturer, supervisor)
Aims of the course:The expansion and consolidation of knowledge gained by previous study.
The enhance of communication and presentation skills in foreign language.
Course contents:
1.verb - conjugation, reflexive verbs , prefixes (allowance 2/0)
2.noun, declension (allowance 2/0)
3.lexicology (allowance 0/0)
4.definite/indefinite article, the types of questions (allowance 2/0)
5.prepositional phrases - verbs (allowance 2/0)
6.verb - werden, prepositions with dative and accusative (allowance 2/0)
7.prepositional phrases - noun (allowance 2/0)
8.adjective - inflection (allowance 2/0)
9.numbers (allowance 2/0)
10.preterite and perfect (allowance 2/0)
11.subordinate clause (allowance 2/0)
12.sentences , conjunctions (allowance 2/0)

Learning outcomes and competences:
Generic competences:
-ability to understand foreign cultures and customes
-capacity to learn
-communication in second language
-skilled at utilizing and processing information

Specific competences:
-Basic presentation skills
-Development of writing abilities in a foreign language using the specific terms
-Development of writing abilities in a foreign language using the specific terms
-German language grammar structures

Type of course unit:optional
Year of study:Not applicable - the subject could be chosen at anytime during the course of the programme.
Work placement:There is no compulsory work placement in the course unit.
Recommended study modules:none
Assessment methods:Compulsory 80% active attendance
50minute written test - grammar structures, explanation, rules, examples
60% - written test passmark
Learning activities and study load (hours of study load)
Type of teaching methodDaily attendanceCombined form
Direct teaching
     lecture24 h10 h
     consultation0 h4 h
     preparation for exam0 h10 h
     preparation for regular assessment4 h4 h
Total28 h28 h

Basic reading list
  • HÖPPNEROVÁ, V. -- JAUCOVÁ, L. Moderní učebnice němčiny: vhodná i pro samouky. 2nd ed. V Praze: Svoboda, 2007. 357 p. ISBN 978-80-205-0594-1.
  • LÉVY-HILLERICH, D. Mit Deutsch in Europa studieren - arbeiten - leben. Fraus, 2005. ISBN 80-7238-369-8.
  • PERLMANN-BALME, M. -- SCHWALB, S. em Hauptkurs : Deutsch als Fremdsprache für die Mittelstufe. 2nd ed. Ismaning: Max Hueber Verlag, 2000. 167 p. ISBN 3-19-001600-3.
  • PERLMANN-BALME, M. -- SCHWALB, S. em Hauptkurs: Deutsch als Fremdsprache für die Mittelstufe: Arbeitsbuch. 2nd ed. Ismaning: Max Hueber Verlag, 2000. 119 p. ISBN 3-19-011600-8.