Summer Semester 2020

  • Arabic

    Preliminary meeting for all interested parties: Wednesday, 18 March from 15:45 - 16:30 in M005 with Mr. Zaharka to determine whether Part 1 OR Part 2 will be carried out or the course time should be changed. Enquiries to: rasheed.zaharka@htwg-konstanz.deArabisch

    A1-Part 1. 4sws Learn Arabic too. The following topics are covered with the book "Salam!" (chapters 1-5): greeting and introducing yourself, on the phone, your job, your home, in the city. Introduction to the Arabic script. The emphasis is on oral communication. Mon 8 - 11.15 in M005 Start: 23.3. Lecturer: Rasheed Zaharka (20110)

    A1-Part 2, 4sws. Deepen your previous knowledge. The following topics will be covered with the book "Salam!" (chapters 6-10): In the city (orientation), food & restaurant, the family, travel & transportation. The emphasis is on oral communication. Mon 8-11.15 in M005. Start: 23.3. lecturer: Rasheed Zaharka. (20120)

  • Chinese

     

    Chinese A1 (Part 1). 4 sws. 你好!喜欢吃中国菜吗?These are Chinese characters; don't they look interesting? Is it true that Chinese people eat anything with four legs except tables? If you are interested in the Chinese language and culture, you should learn more about it. You should also know that Chinese language and culture is different in Taiwan(R.O.C.), Hong Kong SAR, Macau SAR and other Chinese speaking areas.

    My name is Yunxin Yang (Angelina Schmidhuber) and I come from Nanjing in Eastern China. With my degree in "Teaching Chinese as Foreign Language" from Beijing University for Language and Culture, I have several years of teaching experience in China and Germany. I teach Mandarin (the "High Chinese") with dialogues, role plays, films, games, teamwork, calligraphy and comparisons between Mandarin and European languages such as German and English. If you have any further questions, just contact me: angelinayx@gmail.comKurstermin: Mon 14:30 in M002 and Mon 15:45-17:15 in M105. Start: Mo 23.3. lecturer: Mrs. Yang-Schmidhuber. (21140)

     

     

  • English

    A2 Speaking English, 2sws. Improve your pronunciation and speaking skills with a wide variety of exercises in this course. Tuesday 8-9:30 in M005. Starts March 24. Taught by: Mrs.Wallace-Santo. (22260)

    B2 People Skills, Online course with an equivalent of 2sws. The aim of this course is to learn about people skills and develop your own people skills by improving your self-competence and your language and communication skills. You will study selected video-, audio-, and text materials, do quizzes and exercises related to the topic, keep a learning journal and discuss your findings in the online learning forum of the course. Enrolment opens 20 March and participants are invited to come to a face-to-face meeting on Friday, 20 March (!) at 1 pm in M107. Taught by: Patrik Schulz (22360)

    B1/B2 Negotiating in English, 2 sws. Learn about negotiating strategies and practice them in English. Do 9:45-11:15 in M005, starts 26 March.  Taught by: Gisela Hindelang. (22500)

    B2/C1 US Culture and Current Events. 2 sws. Discuss the important issues of the day concerning the USA and get insider information on the happenings that are shaping modern US life and culture. Mon. 15:45 in M202. Begins Monday, March 23. Taught by: James Paul. (22460)

    B2/C1 This is Germany. 2 sws. This course is designed to give an overview of the most important political, geographical, cultural and social developments of modern Germany. Foreign students learn about Germany; German students learn to explain what Germany is about. Mo 3:45 pm in room M107, starts March 23.  Taught by: Patricia Alleyne-Dettmers (22480)

    A1-A2 Englisch Intensivkurs, 60 Stunden in 10 Tagen, in den Semesterferien September 2020. Besonders geeignet für Studierende mit geringen Vorkenntnissen. Einzelheiten werden auf moodle/ Zusatzangebote/ Englisch Intensivkurs im Juni bekannt gegeben. Dozentinnen: Frau Hildebrand & Frau Alleyne-Dettmers. (22100)

  • French

     

    A1 group 1, 4 sws, for beginners with no or little previous knowledge. Mon 14-17.15 in M005. Start: Mo 23.3. instructor: Mrs. Clément (23110 )


    A1 group 2, 4 sws, for beginners with no or little previous knowledge. Wed 14-17.15 in M005. Start: Wed 25.3. Lecturer: Mrs Clément (23110 )


    A2 group, 4 sws, for students with previous knowledge (e.g. French A1). Mon 15.45-19 hrs in M003. Start: Mo 23.3. lecturer: Ms Abaz-Clementz (23210 )


    B1 group, 4 sws, for students with good previous knowledge, approx. A2. Tue 15.45-19 hrs in M005. Start: Tue 24.3. Lecturer: Ms. Abaz-Clementz (23320)

  • German as a Foreign Language

    Information on courses for German as a foreign language can be found here.

    or contact

    Fabiana Gouveia Pflüger    fabiana.pflueger@htwg-konstanz.de
    Office hours
    Monday through Friday   10.00 - 12.00   in   B 122
    Phone                +49 7531 206-712

  • Italian

     

    A1 group, 4 sws, for beginners without previous knowledge. Wed 17.30 - 20.45 in M203. Start: Wed 25.3. Instructor: Mrs Höchsmann (24120). Depending on the attendees it will be decided whether A1 or A2.

    A2 group, 4 sws, for beginners with A1 previous knowledge. Wed 17.30 - 20.45 in M104. Start: Wed 25.3. Instructor: Mrs Höchsmann (24210). Depending on the attendees it will be decided whether A1 or A2.

  • Japanese

     

    This semester we will try to offer either a 2-hour A1 and a 2-hour B1 course OR a 4-hour A1 course

    A1, 4 sws for beginners without previous knowledge. Wed 11:30 am in M005 & Fr 9.45-11.15 am in M005. Just a reminder: This is a classroom event. Course participants should please attend both dates. Lecturer: Runako von Lübke. Start: Wed 25.3. (25110)

    A1-Part 1, 2sws Wednesday 11:30 am in M005. Lecturer: Runako von Lübke. Start: Wed 25.3.

    B1, 2sws Friday 9:45 am in M005. Lecturer: Runako von Lübke. Start: Fri 27.3.

     

     

  • Spanish

    Updated information about the Spanish courses in SoSe 2020
    Our Spanish courses all start in the 13th week of March 2020, first day of classes is Tuesday 24 March.
    Due to the current developments concerning the "Corona Virus", our Spanish courses will also be adapted to the media didactics: we intend to offer a wider range of online events through the implementation of a blended learning teaching model (mainly online events and an offline calendar of events). 
    Moodle is not yet activated for you. You will still receive a circular mail to your htwg address with the next information.
    Spanish levels from beginner A1 to intermediate B2
    Dates of the beginner courses A1-A2:
    A1 group 1, 4 sws, for beginners without previous knowledge. Textbook: Con Gusto A1/ Klett Verlag. Course dates: Wed 8-9:30 in M107 and Wed 9.45-11:15 in M107 Start: Wed 25.3. Lecturer: Mrs delaRosa (28110)
    A1 Group 2, 4 sws, for beginners without previous knowledge. Textbook: Con Gusto A1/ Klett Verlag. dates: Thu 11:30-13 in ** and Thu 14-15:30 in C116 Start: Thu 26.3. Lecturer: Mrs de la Rosa (28120)
    A1 group 3, 4 sws, for beginners without previous knowledge. Textbook: Con Gusto A1/Klett Verlag Termine: Fr 8-9:30 in ** and Fr 9:45- 11:15 in M107 Start: Fr 27.3. Lecturer: Mrs de la Rosa (28130)
    A1 group 4, 4 sws, for beginners without previous knowledge. Textbook "Puente". dates: Mon 17.30 in M005 & Wed 11.30 in M105. Start: Mo 23.3. Lecturer: Dr. Alleyne-Dettmers (28140)  
    A1 Group 5, compulsory subject Spanish MMS 2 (Mechanical Engineering) 4sws. Textbook: Con Gusto A1/ Klett Verlag.  Course dates: Tue 8-9.30 in M107 and Tue 9.45 - 11.15 in M005. Start: Tue 24.3. Lecturer: Mrs de la Rosa (28150)
    A2 Group 1 (only one course) 4 sws, for students with previous knowledge (expects Spanish A1). Textbook: Vía Rápida A1-B1/ Klett Verlag, lessons 4-8. dates: Tue 11:30-13 in M107 and Tue 14-15:45 in M005. Start: Tue 24.03 Lecturer: Mrs. de la Rosa (28210)
    Dates for intermediate levels B1-B2:
    B1 Group 1 (only one course), 4sws, for students with previous knowledge (expects Spanish A2). Textbook: Vía Rápida A1-B1/ Klett Verlag.dates: Wed 11.30-13:00 in M107 and Wed 14:00-15:30 in M107. Start: Wed 25.3. Lecturer: Mrs de la Rosa
    B2 group (one film course) Español cultural con películas, 4 sws, for participants with previous knowledge (e.g. Spanish B1). Textbook or material: to be announced. Course dates: Wed 15:45-17:15 and Thu 8-9:30 in M107. Start: Wed 25.3. Lecturer: Mrs de la Rosa (28350)
    ** Room is not yet taken and it will be announced.

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    Turkish

     

    A1-Part 1, 2 sws, for participants without previous knowledge, with „Güle Güle“. Thur 14.00 in M005 Begins: Thur 26.3. Teacher: Herr Karagöz. (27510)

    A1-Part 2, 2 sws, for participants with previous knowledge, with „Güle Güle“. Thur 15.45 in M005 Begins: Thur 26.3. Teacher: Herr Karagöz. (27520)