CJVN2B German for Academic Purposes II

Faculty of Arts
Spring 2024
Extent and Intensity
0/2/0. 4 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
Taught in person.
Bc. Mgr. Petra Chládková (seminar tutor)
PhDr. Jana Vyorálková (seminar tutor)
Mgr. Lenka Hanovská, Ph.D. (assistant)
Mgr. Dana Plíšková (assistant)
Guaranteed by
PhDr. Jana Vyorálková
Language Centre Faculty of Arts Division – Language Centre
Contact Person: Mgr. Dana Plíšková
Supplier department: Language Centre Faculty of Arts Division – Language Centre
Timetable of Seminar Groups
CJVN2B/01: Wed 8:00–9:40 L10, except Wed 17. 4., J. Vyorálková
CJVN2B/02: Tue 10:00–11:40 C42, except Tue 16. 4., P. Chládková
(( FAKULTA ( FF )&&( TYP_STUDIA ( B ))&&( FORMA ( P ))&&(! PROGRAM ( B - NJ_ )||! PROGRAM ( N - NJU_ )||! PROGRAM ( N - NJ_ )||! PROGRAM ( FNPMEJpSNE )||! OBOR ( NJ )||! OBOR ( PNJ )||! OBOR ( NJU )))||( FAKULTA ( CST )&&( OBOR ( MUSFF ))))
German for Academic and Specific Purposes II follows the course CJVN1B. Students do not have to have CJVN1B completed before enroling this course.
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is offered to students of any study field.
The capacity limit for the course is 28 student(s).
Current registration and enrolment status: enrolled: 20/28, only registered: 0/28, only registered with preference (fields directly associated with the programme): 0/28
Course objectives
Students should have a B2 (Common European Framework of Reference) level of German language competence. The course is focused on academic text comprehension, ability to communicate and present academic topics. Student should be able to follow an academic discussion, understand the main ideas of academic texts of their field of study, interact with a native speaker fluently and spontaneously, and explain their opinion on current issues.
Learning outcomes
At the end of the course, the students will be able to: give a presentation dealing with topic related to their studies and discuss the topic; write a letter; answer questions about a reading or listening text from academic context.
  • Sights, cultural heritage,
  • Runes – Old Germanic writing;
  • Society, education, crime, social work, psychology;
  • Traditions and customs;
  • Arts, fine arts, architecture;
  • Environment / EU
    recommended literature
  • JIN, Friederike and Ute VOSS. Grammatik aktiv : üben, hören, sprechen. 1. Auflage. Berlin: Cornelsen, 2013, 256 stran. ISBN 9783060239726. info
  • JIN, Friederike and Ute VOSS. Grammatik aktiv : verstehen, üben, sprechen. 1. Auflage. Berlin: Cornelsen, 2017, 312 stran. ISBN 9783060214822. info
  • Dreyer, H.- Schmitt, R.: Lehr- und Ubungsbuch der deutschen Grammatik, Munchen, Verl. f. Deutsch 1995 / Brandi, M.-L. - Momenteau, B.: Lesekurs fur Geisteswissenschaftler, Fortgeschrittene, Munchen, Verl. Klett 1996
  • Dusilová, Doris. Sprechen Sie Deutsch I., II., III., Polyglott
Teaching methods
Discussions in class, conversation about the given topic, listening, reading assignements, grammar excercices, presentations prepared by students
Assessment methods
The credit course is completed by an exam. The exam has two parts – written (listening, reading and grammar, writening) and oral (presentation + discussion on an academic/professional topic).
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
Study Materials
The course is taught each semester.
General note: Výstupní úroveň B2 podle ERR.
Information on course enrolment limitations: Nutná aktivní znalost němčiny na středoškolské úrovni - minimálně B1.
The course is also listed under the following terms Spring 2006, Autumn 2006, Spring 2007, Autumn 2007, Spring 2008, Autumn 2008, Spring 2009, Autumn 2009, Spring 2010, Autumn 2010, Spring 2011, Autumn 2011, Spring 2012, Autumn 2012, Spring 2013, Autumn 2013, Spring 2014, Autumn 2014, Spring 2015, Autumn 2015, Spring 2016, Autumn 2016, Spring 2017, Autumn 2017, Spring 2018, Autumn 2018, Spring 2019, Autumn 2019, Spring 2020, Autumn 2020, Spring 2021, Autumn 2021, Spring 2022, Autumn 2022, Spring 2023, Autumn 2023, Autumn 2024, Spring 2025.
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