Desiree M Ohrbeck
Intensive practice in speaking, reading, and writing. Review of grammar. Introduction of modern literary texts. Discussion of culture and current events in Denmark. First in a sequence of three. Recommended: DANISH 103.
This course will focus on further development of the language and reading skills achieved in the first year Danish courses.
Furthermore this course will provide knowledge about contemporary Danish society and current events in Denmark.
The focus will be on developing your language skills orally and there will be class presentations every week about varies topics that the students pick.
Further, there will be a research project, picked by the individual student, that the student will develop over the quarter. The project will be a part of the final exam evaluation.
Most of the teaching material in this class will be articles found online, on-line links, and newspaper articles. In addition we will be using "Mellem Linjerne" which can be found in the University Bookstore.
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