Modern Languages (German) degree offered at Aberystwyth University will involve the methodology of language teaching as applied to your specialism or specialisms, e.g. French and/or Spanish, Spanish and/or French, French and/or German. Working within the Languages, Literacy and Communication Area of Learning and Experience, you will train to teach ambitious, capable and confident learners who are informed and confident about the world beyond school and about the country under study.
Assessment on the course takes a range of forms including, for example: essays, reflective writing, presentations, lesson plans, action research project. There are no formal examinations. Assessment of practice takes place throughout all three placements on a continuous basis.
All teachers are responsible for the teaching of the three cross-curriculum themes of literacy, numeracy and digital competence. Students will be supported in planning the delivery of literacy, numeracy and digital competence in the context of their own subject.
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- Together with your fellow students on the primary and other secondary programmes, you will study the principles of effective pedagogy, assessment, lesson and curriculum planning.
- You will participate actively in learning, contributing to seminars, delivering presentations and engaging critically with research. During the University sessions, you will plan and deliver microlessons in preparation for the practical element of the course.
- 12 months
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A degree, at least 50% of which is Foreign Languages-related. We consider students with degrees in other subjects who are foreign nationals and fluent speakers of the language. There will be gaps in subject knowledge for all students and the course is designed to address this issue.
International14000 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 14000 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
EU/EEA9000 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 9000 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
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Apply and win up to €6000 to cover your tuition fees.
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