Students achieve the Novice-Low level of speaking skills, and similar levels in listening, reading, writing and presenting in
German. Students aquire information about German-speaking countries and people through authentic materials. Students use
German as a communication tool in other content areas. Students compare German language and culture with their own. They
are encouraged to explore areas of personal interest to them, and to become life-long learners of German. Focus will be on
interpretation, interpersonal communication and presentation in the target language.