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Developing writing skills in German

Baumann, Uwe and Duensing, Annette eds. (2006). Developing writing skills in German. London: Routledge.

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Abstract

About the Book:
Developing Writing Skills in German, is a unique course designed to improve the reading and writing skills of intermediate students of German. Presenting a wide range of authentic written materials, the book aims to develop reading strategies and the ability to write texts of various types - essays, articles and reviews - while imparting an understanding of important aspects of German society.

From the environment to consumerism, each chapter focuses on a different theme and concentrates on the advancement of particular skills; all the chapters conclude with a task appropriate to the skills focus of the section.

Summary writing, note-taking, the use of mind-maps to collect ideas, and other strategies for successful writing in German are presented here. This course is suitable both for classroom use and independent study, with feedback and answer key supplied at the back of the book.

Item Type: Edited Book
ISBN: 0-415-39746-4, 978-0-415-39746-9
Academic Unit/Department: Education and Language Studies > Languages
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Research in Education and Educational Technology (CREET)
Item ID: 15534
Depositing User: Uwe Baumann
Date Deposited: 02 Apr 2009 11:15
Last Modified: 02 Dec 2010 20:26
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/15534
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