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German 5

Module name (EN):
Name of module in study programme. It should be precise and clear.
German 5
Degree programme:
Study Programme with validity of corresponding study regulations containing this module.
International Tourism Management, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2020
Module code: DFITM-501
The exam administration creates a SAP-Submodule-No for every exam type in every module. The SAP-Submodule-No is equal for the same module in different study programs.
Hours per semester week / Teaching method:
The count of hours per week is a combination of lecture (V for German Vorlesung), exercise (U for Übung), practice (P) oder project (PA). For example a course of the form 2V+2U has 2 hours of lecture and 2 hours of exercise per week.
4V (4 hours per week)
ECTS credits:
European Credit Transfer System. Points for successful completion of a course. Each ECTS point represents a workload of 30 hours.
Semester: 5
Mandatory course: yes
Language of instruction:
Written exam (50%) + presentation (25%) + tests (25%)

[updated 25.11.2020]
Applicability / Curricular relevance:
All study programs (with year of the version of study regulations) containing the course.

DFBTO501 (P620-0550) International Tourism Management, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2018 , semester 5, mandatory course
DFITM-501 (P620-0540) International Tourism Management, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2020 , semester 5, mandatory course
Workload of student for successfully completing the course. Each ECTS credit represents 30 working hours. These are the combined effort of face-to-face time, post-processing the subject of the lecture, exercises and preparation for the exam.

The total workload is distributed on the semester (01.04.-30.09. during the summer term, 01.10.-31.03. during the winter term).
60 class hours (= 45 clock hours) over a 15-week period.
The total student study time is 90 hours (equivalent to 3 ECTS credits).
There are therefore 45 hours available for class preparation and follow-up work and exam preparation.
Recommended prerequisites (modules):
DFITM-301 German 3
DFITM-401 German 4

[updated 28.03.2024]
Recommended as prerequisite for:
Module coordinator:
Dr. Julia Frisch
Lecturer: Dr. Julia Frisch

[updated 09.08.2020]
Learning outcomes:
- The course will take place in an authentic German learning atmosphere.
• After successfully completing this course, students will be familiar with the relevant characteristics of business communication
• The foreign language will be taught with a subject-related approach.
• Students will be able to understand intermediate to more complex scientific, cultural and political texts.
• Students will be able to understand technically relevant, orally presented texts pertaining to different topics.
• Students will have improved their discussion skills.
• They will have improved their writing skills.
• Students will be encouraged to think critically.
• They will have developed their intercultural sensitivity with regard to business communication
• Students will have experience with “real”, hands-on business communication
• Students will be prepared for a possible career in a country where the target language is spoken
•(Inter)culturally relevant topics in international business communication from the countries where the target language is spoken

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Module content:
• The course will be oriented on the students’ future professional life
• Current topics on regional studies pertaining to selected countries where the target language is spoken
• Specialized vocabulary within the context of the topics (subject areas) discussed
• Consideration of all four language skills (speaking, writing, listening, reading)
- Presentations by the lecturer

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Teaching methods/Media:
- Plenary discussions
- Group discussions
- Partner work
- Group work phases where students tackle specific tasks
- Interactive, multimedia language lab
- Short presentations by the students

[updated 25.11.2020]
Recommended or required reading:
• Teaching materials: texts and exercises compiled by the lecturer
• PowerPoint presentations by the lecturer or equivalent visualization forms
• Lecturer´s learning platform
• Internet resources

[updated 25.11.2020]
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