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XSAK0232 Konversationskurs: Leben in Deutschland (CEFR B1-B2), 2 ECTS cr. 
Code XSAK0232  Validity 01.08.2018 - 31.07.2020
Name Konversationskurs: Leben in Deutschland (CEFR B1-B2)  Abbreviation Konversationsku 
Credits2 ECTS cr.  Date of expiry  
TypeLanguage studies Subject0007 German 
ClassCourse  Hours  
Study right   GradingPass, Fail, Grades 1-5 
Recommended timing 
Organisation Language Centre 


After successful completion of the course the student will be able to
1. ask and understand questions, and to answer them in a culturally acceptable way
2. communicate in simple social situations, and to solve possible problems arising from insufficient vocabulary
3. present personal opinions.


The course aims to prepare participants for an extended stay in a German-speaking country. The focus is on verbal exercises, mostly in pairs and small groups. Participants also acquaint themselves with communicational strategies and German communicational culture. Participants will follow TV news from the country they are intending to go to.

Previous studies 

Basic grammar and vocabulary, at least one year of intensive language learning (e.g. XSAK0001 German 1 - XSAK0004 German 4). If you intend to take the B1 ECTS level German courses like XSAK0221 German: Grammar Repetition, TSAK0201 German: Reading Comprehension or TSAK0206 German: Project and Networking Skills, it is advisable to complete those courses first.


Conversational exercises and small group discussions, 24 h.


Regular, active participation.

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Course material will be handed out during class.




Spring term


Peter Sippel

Language of instruction 





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