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Fall 2022  ›  Bachelor of Science in International Business Administration  ›  1st Semester  ›  Language and Intercultural Competence

German B1 - B1.1

Course Code:
Angelika Olbrich
Course Type:
Language Courses
Week Hours:
Fall 2022
(Please note that exchange students obtain a higher number of credits in the BSc-program at WHU than listed here. For further information please contact directly the International Relations Office.)
  • People, social situation, and culture
  • Current affairs: politics and business
  • German and Germany in an intercultural context
  • Business German
  • Development of the ability to understand and produce written and spoken German
  • Discussing, presentations, analysis
B1 (CEFR: Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)
Aspekte neu B1plus, Klett-Verlag, ISBN 978-3-605016-6

Secondary literature:

Übungsgrammatik Deutsch (ISBN: 978-3-468-49496-3)
Deutsch Perfekt -monthly publication
Oral participation, presentation, written examination
German knowledge corresponding to A2 of the European Language Certificates