GERMAN HIGHER (SCP)
SCQF Level 6
Community Based ESOL and Modern Languages

Course Overview
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THIS COURSE IS FOR S5 & S6 PUPILS WHO ARE STILL AT SCHOOL.  IT IS FREE AND OPEN TO ALL S5 & S6 SCHOOL PUPILS ACROSS SCOTLAND.

This course aims to continue the progressive development of your knowledge and competence of the German language by extending the range and complexity of the language encountered.

Higher Modern Languages courses enable learners to read, listen, talk and write in a modern language. Learners also develop language skills of translation.

Schools can contact Caroline Cordier. Curriculum Leader for Modern Languages, for further information about our delivery model.
Email; Caroline.Cordier@edinburghcollege.ac.uk

What You Will Learn
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  • consolidate and develop the skills of reading, listening, writing speaking
  • translation within the four contexts, covering topics such as family and friends, lifestyles, learning in context, jobs, and other cultural aspects of the language

    Entry Requirements
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    • Applicants should have a grade B in National 5 German.
    English Proficiency Requirements
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    • IELTS 5.5
    How the course is assessed
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    • Final exam: Pupils sitting SQA exams will be required to sit at school. Prelims can also be hosted at school.
    Progression And Articulation Routes
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    • Advanced Higher German
    Career Opportunities
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    • Various university Modern Language degrees.
    Number Of Days Per Week
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    • Open learning - Moodle self-study and scheduled Teams calls, possible access to digital classrooms if compatible with the timetable
    Student Stories
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    "The course was very beneficial in developing a work ethic and motivation, which without a doubt is useful for higher education" (Adam, Tain Academy)    

    "Not only have my language skills improved massively, but I have developed a multitude of other skills from doing this course, such as organisation, communication and self-motivation. Overall, it has been a very enjoyable and worthwhile experience" (Adam, Broxburn Academy)

    "Overall I think I have gained more skills in independent working and also with technology, and I am now more open-minded to different ways of working and how to use the mass of different resources available" (Jennifer, Peebles High School)

    Course Delivery
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    FULL TIME PART TIME EVENING OPEN LEARNING BLOCK RELEASE
    GRANTON x x x x x
    MIDLOTHIAN x x x x x
    MILTON RD x x x x x
    SIGHTHILL x x x x x
    OUTREACH x x x x x

    Courses may be subject to alteration or cancellation


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