Course detail

German for Pre-Intermediate Students 2

FAST-VYN004Acad. year: 2023/2024

Grammar: Konjunktiv II, declination of adjectives after the indefinite article, definite article and no article, comparatives and superlatives, the passive, prepositions and conjunctions, adjective endings, indirect questions, revision of tenses and complex sentences

Vocabulary: culture and free time, shopping, furniture, at the post office, city traffic, weather, travelling and accomodation, money

Language of instruction


Number of ECTS credits


Mode of study

Not applicable.


Institute of Social Sciences (SPV)

Entry knowledge

Students should be familiar with grammar and vocabulary taught in the courses VYN001, VYN002 and VYN003.
Grammar: conjugation of basic verbs, personal and possessive pronouns, word order, negation, definite and indefinite article, plural, basic and ordinal numerals, time expressions, modal verbs, past tenses, adverbs, imperative, prepositions with dative and accusative, subjunctive, reflexive verbs, verbs with prepositions, question words, direct and indirect object and their position in the sentence, conjunctions weil, dass, wenn

Vocabulary: meeting others, introducing yourself, family, food and drink, living in a house or a flat, my day, free time, learning, jobs, body parts and health, clothes, shopping, holidays and travelling, in the restaurant, at work, sport and fitness, education and career, celebrations

Rules for evaluation and completion of the course

Extent and forms are specified by guarantor’s regulation updated for every academic year.


Understanding of basic information which is expressed in a clear and standart way,
forming of simple texts on basic common topics,
target level according to the CEFR: A2 higher

The student will be able to understand basic information that is expressed clearly and in a standard way, will be able to form short simple texts on common topics, will reach the target level A2 higher according to the CEFR

Study aids

Not applicable.

Prerequisites and corequisites

Not applicable.

Basic literature

Not applicable.

Recommended reading

Not applicable.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme BPC-VP Bachelor's, 1. year of study, summer semester, elective

  • Programme B_A+U Bachelor's

    specialization --- (do 2022) , 2. year of study, summer semester, elective
    , 3. year of study, summer semester, elective
    specialization --- (do 2022) , 3. year of study, summer semester, elective

Type of course unit



26 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer


1. conjunction trotzdem; general subjunctive 2. expressing wishes and suggestions; weekend 3. adjective declension after indefinite articles 4. comparative and superlative adjectives; commercials 5. passive voice; at the post office 6. adjective declension after definite articles; mobile phones 7. prepositions of place; cycling 8. weather; conjunction deshalb 9. travelling; adjective declension after zero article 10. in the bank; indirect questions 11. conjunction ob; verb lassen; money 12. family; diminutives 13. revision