TYSK2101 - German Grammar 3


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Written examination
Grade: Letters

Evaluation form Weighting Duration Examination aids Grade deviation
Written examination 100/100 4 hours F

Course content

The course offers a specialization in grammatical issues, with more emphasis on theoretical aspects than in the undergraduate introductory course.

Learning outcome

The candidate
-has extensive knowledge of key issues and methods in modern German grammar
-is conscious of significant differences between Norwegian and German phrase structure
-masters key terminology within modern German grammar

The candidate
-masters relevant linguistic tools of analysis
-is able to utilise relevant grammars, dictionaries and reference books
-is able to discuss and convey key issues within and points of view on modern German grammar

The candidate
-is able to update and broaden their knowledge of modern German grammar
-is able to reflect on linguistic differences between Norwegian and German and make use of this in both oral and written German

Learning methods and activities

Lectures, seminars and assignments.

Compulsory assignment:
Either 1 written assignment (ca. 2000 words) or 2-3 short written assignments.

Approved obligatory assignment is valid for 2 semesters (the semester in which the approval is given, plus the following semester).

Compulsory assignments

  • Either one written assignment in German (approx. 2000 words) or 2-3 shorter written assignments

Further on evaluation

Written exam (4 hours). The candidate may bring a German-German dictionary (Duden, Wahrig, Langenscheidt etc.). The exam must be answered in German.

Specific conditions

Exam registration requires that class registration is approved in the same semester. Compulsory activities from previous semester may be approved by the department.

Course materials

The reading list will be available at the beginning of the semester.

Credit reductions

Course code Reduction From To
HFTYSK207 7.5
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Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Intermediate course, level II


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2020

Language of instruction: German

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • German
Contact information
Course coordinator:

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Language and Literature



Examination arrangement: Written examination

Term Status code Evaluation form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Autumn ORD Written examination 100/100 F INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
Spring ORD Written examination 100/100 F INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
  • * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date. If more than one room is listed, you will find your room at Studentweb.

For more information regarding registration for examination and examination procedures, see "Innsida - Exams"

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