English - Grammar in Review B1

Module SZ0412

This Module is offered by Language Center.

This module handbook serves to describe contents, learning outcome, methods and examination type as well as linking to current dates for courses and module examination in the respective sections.

Module version of SS 2013 (current)

There are historic module descriptions of this module. A module description is valid until replaced by a newer one.

available module versions
SS 2013WS 2012/3

Basic Information

SZ0412 is a module in language at which is offered irregularly.

This Module is included in the following catalogues within the study programs in physics.

  • Catalogue of language courses as soft-skill courses
Total workloadContact hoursCredits (ECTS)
90 h  h 3 CP

Content, Learning Outcome and Preconditions


This course is intended for international students who need to review and practice basic structures of English with a focus on listening and speaking.

Learning Outcome

After completing this module, students can understand the main points of clear standard input on familiar matters regularly encountered in work, school, leisure, etc. Can deal with most situations likely to arise whilst travelling in an area where the language is spoken. Can produce simple connected text on topics which are familiar or of personal interest. Can describe experiences and events, dreams, hopes & ambitions and briefly give reasons and explanations for opinions and plans. Corresponds to B1 of the CER.


Ability to begin work at the B1 level of the GER as by score on the placement test at www.moodle.tum.de.

Courses, Learning and Teaching Methods and Literature

Courses and Schedule

SE 2 English- Grammar in Review Termine in Gruppen

Learning and Teaching Methods

Communicative and skills oriented treatment of topics with use of group discussion, case studies, presentations, writing workshops, listening exercises, and pair work, etc.


Textbook, online learning platform such as www.moodle.tum.de, Macmillan English Campus online resources (www.mec-3.com/tum), presentations, audio-visual material.


Text book and handouts.

Module Exam

Description of exams and course work

Written Homework Assignments 50%; Final Written Examination 50%. Regular attendance and active participation in class are required.

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