German

 

GERMAN COMMUNICATION COURSE (Academic year 2013-2014):

Beginners Batch (Batch 1 & 2):
The German Communication Course would be divided into Two Modules:
Module One: – 50 hours
Module Two: – 50 hours
So the total duration of the course is 100 hrs.

Duration per Module:
• Module One : Autumn Semester (25 classes) – from 5th August – 11th November 2013
• Module Two : Spring Semester (25 classes) – from 9th January 2014

Batch timings:
Classes will be held twice a week in Module One and Two, for 2 hours a day.

Module One:
• Batch 1 : 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. (Monday & Thursday)
• Batch 2 : 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. (Monday & Thursday)

Module Two:
• Batch 1 : 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. (Monday & Thursday)
• Batch 2 : 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. (Monday & Thursday)

The classes are expected to be held on the following dates in Module 1:
August (7): 5,8,12,19,22,26,29
September (6): 2,5,19,23,26,30
October (9): 3,7,10,14,17,21,24,28,31
November (3): 4,7,11

Dates excluded:

15th August: Independence Day
9th September: Ganesh Chathurthi
10th – 16th September: Mid semester exams

You’ll learn basic oral and written expressions, phonetics, grammar and vocabulary. On the successful completion of each module, certificates will be issued.

General Guidelines applicable to all:
Attendance is compulsory. The percentage of attendance will be mentioned on the certificate. Minimum attendance of 80% is mandatory for claiming refund of the deposit collected at the time of fees collection.

Tests: Tests will be conducted in every module. Attendance for all the tests is compulsory. A minimum of 50% is required in the tests for issuance of certificates.

Number of seats:
The total number of seats will be limited to 35 per batch (30 seats for students & 5 seats for staff)

Admissions:

Students:
Admission of students for the course will be done by the Institute Secretary for International Relations and the final list will be forwarded to Dean IR office for fees payment and administration.

Staff:
Admission forms (download) have to be filled up and submitted at the Dean-IR’s office. Incomplete forms will not be accepted. The admission process will be carried from 22nd – 24th July 2013, between 10.30 a.m. – 12.30 p.m. & 2.00 – 3.30 p.m. Admissions will be on First Come First Basis (subject to payment of fees).

Fees for the entire course: Rs. 1500/- (with the course material).

Refundable Deposit (Only for students): A one-time refundable deposit of Rs. 2000/- for the full year will be collected at the beginning of the course. Minimum attendance of 80% is mandatory for the refund of the deposit. Refunds will be made, based on 80% attendance, at the end of the two modules for those who attend both modules, or at the end of 1st module for those not attending module 2. The student should intimate the Office of Dean-IR if s/he wants to discontinue after the 1st Module.

(NOTE: The student / staff member will be permitted to deregister from the course in Module I and claim refund of the fees and caution money deposit (only in case of students) within a period of one week from the date of start of the class. No requests for deregistration after this period will be entertained and the fees & caution money will not be refunded.)

Mode of payment: Cash (to be deposited at Cash Section, as per instructions from Dean-IR office).

Breaks: No German classes will be held on IIT Bombay’s official holidays and on Saturdays and Sundays.

Study Materials: German study materials will be provided by the IR office.

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Advanced Batch (only for those who have completed 100 hours):

We are conducting an Advanced level Batch for the students & staff members who have already completed 100 hours. The student / staff member interested to enrol for this course should produce the 100 hours certificate in the Office of Dean-IR for confirmation, at the time of registration.

The Advanced German course is divided into Two Modules :
Module One :- 30 hours
Module Two :- 30 hours
So the total duration of the course is 60 hrs.

Duration per Module:
• Module One : Autumn Semester (10 classes) – from 6th August – 15th November 2013
• Module Two : Spring Semester (10 classes) – from 7th January 2014

Batch timings:
Classes will be held once a week in Module One and Two, for 2 hours

Module One : Tuesday : 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Module Two : Tuesday : 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Dates of class (in Module 1):

August (4): 6,13,20,27
September (3): 3,17,24
October (3): 1,8,15

Dates excluded:

10th – 16th September: Mid semester exams

General Guidelines:

Attendance is compulsory. The percentage of attendance will be mentioned on the certificate. Minimum attendance of 80% is mandatory for claiming refund of the deposit collected at the time of fees collection.

Tests: Tests will be conducted in every module. Attendance for all the tests is compulsory. A minimum of 50% is required in the tests for issuance of certificates.

Number of seats:

The total number of seats will be limited to 30.

Admissions :
The student / staff member should enrol their name at the Dean-IR’s office. . The admission process will be carried from 22nd – 24th July 2013, between 10.30 a.m. – 12.30 p.m. & 2.00 – 3.30 p.m. Admissions will be on First Come First Basis (subject to the payment of fees & production of the certificate for 100 hrs.)

Fees for the entire course: Rs. 1500/- (with study material)

Study Materials: German study materials will be provided by IR office.

Refundable Deposit (Only for students): A one-time refundable deposit of Rs. 2000/- for the full year will be collected at the beginning of the course.
Minimum attendance of 80% is mandatory for the refund of the deposit. Refunds will be made, based on 80% attendance, at the end of the two modules for those who attend both modules, or at the end of 1st module for those not attending module 2. The student should intimate the Office of Dean-IR if s/he wants to discontinue after the 1st Module.

(NOTE: The student / staff member will be permitted to deregister from the course in Module I and claim refund of the fees and caution money deposit (only in case of students) within a period of one week from the date of start of the class. No requests for deregistration after this period will be entertained and the fees & caution money will not be refunded.)

Mode of payment : Cash (to be deposited at Cash Section, as per instructions from Dean-IR office).

Breaks : No German classes will be held on IIT Bombay’s official holidays and on Saturdays and Sundays.