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ENGINEERING TRIPOS PART IIA -2012/2013
Leader for German Projects: Mr M Kantus email: mgk34
Project Type: Standard
Project Category: Language
Prerequisites: 'Advanced' projects are intended primarily for students who have studied German to A-level standard at school, and who have also attended 'Advanced' level classes during Part I of the Engineering Tripos, and for bi-lingual students.
Timing: Wednesdays am, plus Tuesday or Friday pm
Two project headings will be offered:
Students may choose from the following topics:
To achieve this European ambition, the tasks will be anchored on four principles:
4 hours contact teaching + 4 hours supported self-study + 12 hours untimetabled / week.
Group teaching, group work, pair work and individual work will be employed.
The projects will be run from the Language Unit to enable full use of the resources therein.
Assessment will be based on current and technical language (70%) and engineering (30%) content.
External lecturers from German industry will be invited to speak and to work with the groups.
Format: Submission Date - Marks
Interim report : Friday 24 May 2013 - 20 marks
Final report: 4pm Friday 7 June 2013 - 60 marks
Shell Language Project Prizes to be shared by the best students undertaking a Foreign Language Project.
A talk on Foreign Language Projects will be given on Tuesday 29 January from 1-2pm in the Language Unit seminar room.
Last updated: December 2012