German III

    EX 1111 is offered this fall:

Expand your Ger­man lan­guage skills in this course that uses a task-based, com­mu­nica­tive approach to explore inter­ac­tions com­mon to sit­u­a­tions from every­day life. Prac­tice con­ver­sa­tion­al top­ics such as pub­lic tran­sit and mobil­i­ty, media, work life, tra­di­tions, lit­er­a­ture, and more. Dis­cuss the cul­ture of Ger­man-speak­ing coun­tries, learn more about the past tense, and under­stand pro­nun­ci­a­tion rules, col­lo­ca­tions, reflex­ive verbs, sub­or­di­nate claus­es, and the use of the gen­i­tive case. Ger­man III cov­ers lev­el A2.1 of the Euro­pean CEFR-scale. Com­ple­tion of EXGEN 3398 or equiv­a­lent is strong­ly recommended.


Sep 8, 2021Nov 17, 2021

7:45 pm – 9:15 pm MT



7:45 pm – 9:15 pm MT





Syn­chro­nous online learning, eClass

In synchronous online courses, students move through the course material at the same pace as their peers. These courses also provide learners with pre-scheduled online lectures that have the instructor and students interacting at the same time. All components of this type of course are accessible through eClass, the University of Alberta’s eLearning management tool. for­mat details

Your Instructor

Richard FeddersenID: richard-feddersen

Richard Feddersen has been a German instructor for nearly a decade. After graduating from the University of Cologne in Germany, he moved to Jordan to teach at the German Jordanian University (GJU) and the Goethe-Institut. He has been involved in developing curricula and material for German for Academic Purposes and has been a coordinator for phonetic training at the GJU. In 2015, he moved to Canada, where he is pursuing his PhD in Applied Linguistics, which is focused on how learners of German construct German identity.

Class info
  • There is no class on Mon­day, Octo­ber 11, 2021. This is a syn­chro­nous course that fea­tures live online activ­i­ties at pre­de­ter­mined times. For the real-time class­room ses­sions, a com­put­er with both audio input and out­put is required. To start your online learn­ing expe­ri­ence vis­it www​.ext​-leo​.ca/​s​t​u​dents
  • Cost assistance: May be eli­gi­ble for the Cana­da-Alber­ta Job Grant and the Canada Training Benefit. (view all)
    Cor­po­rate mul­ti-reg­is­tra­tion pack­ages (groups of 4 or more) are avail­able for most Exten­sion cours­es. Con­tact us at for pre­ferred pricing.
  • Open for registration until September 8, 2021. Register at least one week before the course start date to secure your spot. If space is available you may register until the day the course starts. Refunds, withdrawals & transfers policies
This course has no prerequisites

Students from all educational backgrounds welcome. You can register for this course without applying and enrolling in a program.

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EX 1111 is offered this fall: