COURSE SUMMARY
Course Title: 
Proficiency in German Language (Lower)
Course Code: 
15GER232
Year Taught: 
2015
2016
2017
2018
Type: 
Elective
Degree: 
Undergraduate (UG)
School: 
School of Engineering
Campus: 
Bengaluru
Chennai
Coimbatore
Amritapuri

'Proficiency in German Language (Lower)' is a course offered in the B. Tech. programs at School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham.

To have an elementary exposure to German language; specifically

  1. to have some ability to understand simple spoken German, and to be able to speak it so as to be able to carry on life in Germany without much difficulty (to be able to do shopping, etc.);
  2. to be able to understand simple texts, and simple forms of written communication;
  3. to have a basic knowledge of German grammar;
  4. to acquire a basic vocabulary of 500 words;
  5. to be able to translate simple letters with the use of a dictionary; and
  6. to have some familiarity with the German life and culture.

(This will not be covered as part of the regular classroom teaching; this is to be acquired by self-study.)

Some useful websites will be given.