LANGUAGE COURSES

As part of the cross-faculty elective subject, the university offers courses in English, German as a foreign language, and Spanish. The courses are interactive and take place in small groups.

Non-members of the university from the region who fulfil the basic requirements for admission can participate for a fee.

Upon request, participants will receive a written confirmation of the successful completion of a course and the corresponding language level.

 

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Courses  

Current courses

Cross faculty elective subjects

Activation in English I

Level B1 - B2, grammar, vocabulary, academic writing and discussion, 30 lessons, 3 ects

Activation in English II

Level B2 - B2+, grammar, vocabulary, academic writing and discussion, 30 lessons, 3 ects

Activation in English III

Level C1, preparation for language certificate exam (to be taken externally if needed), listening, reading, speaking, writing, 30 lessons, 3 ects

German as a foreign language elementary level

Level A1, grammar, vocabulary, comprehension and production of simple oral and written texts, 30 lessons, 3 ects

German as a foreign language intermediate level

Level A2, grammar, vocabulary, comprehension and production of simple oral and written texts, 30 lessons, 3 ects

German as a foreign language advanced level

Level B1 – B2, grammar, vocabulary, comprehension and production of oral and written texts, 30 lessons, 3 ects

Español Elemental I

Level A1, grammar, vocabulary, comprehension and production of simple oral and written texts, 30 lessons, 3 ects

Español Elemental II

Level A1, grammar, vocabulary, comprehension and production of simple oral and written texts; continuation of Español Elemental I, requirements see module description, 30 lessons, 3 ects

Placement test and course selection

English

First-semester students (BSc AR and BSc BWL) are registered automatically for the Oxford Online Placement Test, which can be completed from home during a specific time period (details will be provided by the study programme in due time).

Further information about the Oxford Online Placement Test

The test helps students to identify their current competence level and allows them to select the appropriate course.

Further information about how to choose the right course

Students in higher semesters and other programmes are referred to the requirements mentioned in the module descriptions.

German as a foreign language and Spanish

For elementary courses (German elementary level and Espanol Elemental I), students can register directly. For choosing the right advanced course (German intermediate level or German advanced level), students can take the onSET online language placement test from home on specific dates (details will be provided here and by the International Office on time).

Further information about the onSET online language placement test

For the advanced module Espanol Elemental II, are referred to the requirements mentioned in the module description.

Team

Dr. Julia Stelter

Dr. Julia Stelter

Module coordinator languages, senior lecturer
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Rainer Batliner

Rainer Batliner

Lecturer for German as a foreign language
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Paul Gahan

Paul Gahan

Lecturer for English
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Juana Goop, MA

Juana Goop, MA

Lecturer for Spanish
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Mag. Florian Rieder

Mag. Florian Rieder

Lecturer for German as a foreign language
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