Medical SSM Stage 2:German LANGCTR2006

  • Academic Session: 2014-15
  • School: School of Modern Languages and Cultures
  • Credits: 20
  • Level: Level 2 (SCQF level 8)
  • Typically Offered: Semester 2
  • Available to Visiting Students: No

Course Aims

Aims: to provide students with the opportunity to consolidate and enhance existing language skills, to deepen their insight into the society and way of life of their target country, to help them develop their ability to use the language in a professional context.

Objectives: to increase students' understanding and hence tolerance of other cultures, to build their confidence in dealing with others, to encourage self-directed learning, to develop oral presentation skills.


Teaching takes place in a 5 week block, Monday to Friday 9am-12.30pm

Requirements of Entry

This course is only available to Medical SSM students


Continuous Oral Assessment 30%
End of module examination 70% - Oral assessment 20%; Listening Comprehension 20%; Reading Comprehension 10%; Writing assessment 20%