Course duration: 200 lessons (one lesson = 45 min)
Course times: Monday to Friday, mornings: 09:00 - 12:15 or afternoons: 12:45 - 16:00
Course location: the courses B1 usually take place in the IBZ and
in the University of Duisburg-Essen – Campus Essen and Campus Duisburg
Course fee: 499,- Euro
The aim of the course follows the course program (textbook),
but the topics and grammar can be extended and enhanced.
This level covers all the topics of the coursebook.
The focus of this course
is given to vocabulary, oral and written summaries of texts in the book of the course,
as well as additional texts and listening.
Summarizing texts for audio exercises will be made as in oral form as well in written form.
The course will fully cover the following topics:
Nominalisierungen (temporale, kausale, konzessive, konditionale etc.),
das Passiv (werden-Passiv, sein-Passiv nur Präsens und Präteritum),
das Konjunktiv II –Passiv etc., Passiversatzformen,
Indirekte Rede (Konjunktiv I).
You will also train and repeat these grammatical topics in subsequent courses.
Topics from the book of the course will be extended
with materials for reading and listening,
as well as with other materials.
5 weeks after the start of the course,
students begin to work with more complex texts and exercises.
At the end of the B1 course, students will write a final exam.
The exam consists of 4 parts: reading, listening, grammar and text production.
Students who pass the final exam will
be eligible to participate in the Intermediate B2.
Students who pass the exam for the level B1, will receive a B1 certificate.
B1+ Begegnungen Deutsch als Fremdsprache (ISBN: 978-3-941323-20-9)
Übungsgrammatik für die Mittelstufe (ISBN 3-922989-51-9)