German Conversation is a course that will allow you to practice your German conversational skills. We will discuss current affairs and German culture and traditions in our friendly class.
If you wish to enrol on this course for the first time, please contact the Brewery to be put in touch with the tutor to ensure this is the right level for you via firstname.lastname@example.org.
What will the course cover and how will it be taught?
Suitable for those with an A-Level in German or an equivalent level of knowledge and experience, this course focuses on conversational German. We will revise and expand aspects of grammar and vocabulary but the emphasis is on speaking. We use texts from the internet, newspapers, magazines as well as literature and music.
During the course you will learn to:
Talk about past, present and future events
express your opinion and feelings
discuss various topics related to current affairs and culture
give reasons and appropriate responses
reflect on customs and traditions in German-speaking countries and compare with other countries
read complex articles from the media
write texts such as summaries, stories and reports etc
listen to conversations on radio or coursebook clips
What do I need to bring with me?
Just a notebook and pen
Are there any additional costs?
About the tutor
Dorothea is from Stuttgart in Germany. She taught in Germany in secondary education and since 1990 in adult education in the UK. She enjoys working with groups and creating a supportive, friendly and fun atmosphere. Understanding culture and traditions and discussing current affairs are of particular interest.
German Conversation | Tue 18 Jan to Tue 22 Mar | 2.30-4.30pm | £136 (10 weeks) | 16 + | Tutor Dorothea Williamson | Warehouse
Kendal Cumbria LA9 4HE
Tue 18 Jan to Tue 15 March