Length of course: Full Year
German A1 is a language course with 10 lessons designed for Beginner students who have no knowledge of the German language or who want to reinstate with the language. It is a two- semester course which strengthens students' ability to speak, listen, write and read. Students will learn the foundation of the German Grammar, will expand the knowledge to German speaking countries in Europe and learn about the cultural diversity of the German speaking world. The emphasis on improvement of oral skills will be considerable, and the student will be required to speak in the second semester on a variety of topics and in a number of questions and answers. Students can understand and use familiar everyday expressions and very basic phrases aimed at the satisfaction of needs of a concrete type. Can introduce him/herself and others and can ask and answer questions about personal details such as where he/she lives, people he/she knows and things he/she has. Can interact in a simple way provided the other person talks slowly and clearly and is prepared to help. Students will be able to write a card, a short letter and an E-mail, showcasing the vocabulary and verb tenses introduced and practiced in this course. After each lesson a test is given to show the students result in Vocabularies, Grammar, Communication. At the end of all 10 lessons a test in German listening skills, reading, writing, speaking will show students results to move to the Intermediate course.
At the end of this course a student can enter the AATG 1 Exam. (American Association of Teachers of German). Exams will be taken till end of April.
Lektion 1 – Das bin ich!
Lektion 2 – Meine Hobbys
Lektion 3 – Vater, Mutter & Co.
Lektion 4 – Meine Freunde
Lektion 5 – Wir, die Klasse
Lektion 6 – Schule und Schulsachen
Lektion 7 – Was isst du gern?
Lektion 8 – Tagesablauf
Lektion 9 – Sport
Lektion 10 – Meine Klamotten ( Kleidung)