Germany: explore food and drink

Online South

Who is this course for?

Have you ever wanted to dig deeper into the Food and Drink of Germany? Do you want to develop your knowledge of German food by presenting, researching, and discussing the typical hearty dishes that Germany is known for and learn about the traditions behind some of the best-known dishes? By finding out more about food and talking about it in English we will discover new words and insights into this part of Germany’s culture. An opportunity to widen your vocabulary and cultural knowledge. Learn about the German Mrs Beaton or “the famous German sausage”.

Course content

This course will give an insight about Germany and its geography, cities, culture, cuisine, and traditions.

You will be working with your tutor in a virtual learning environment using an online video platform called Zoom.  You will be accompanied in your virtual class, with other learners.

Support and feedback

Your tutor will give practical demonstrations, have discussions, set tasks, give feedback and will support you throughout the course. You will work with your tutor on your personal goals within the structure of the course.

Additional costs and requirements

This course is delivered online and provided free of charge. You will, however, need a computer or a tablet with a stable Internet connection, as well as a built in or external microphone and camera to attend the course.

You’ll need a pen, paper and a ring-binder for storing notes, hand-outs and homework. At the start of the course your tutor will advise you of any course book? that might be required. Please don’t purchase anything before the course.

You may like to bring a drink or refreshments.

Will I have to do anything outside of the session?

Yes, you will need to do some homework activities. It will take about an hour a week.

About the tutor

Your tutor will be Daphne Robins

Daphne has a deep knowledge of teaching languages, and is particularly skilled at introducing the intricacies of a language to the novice learner. Her enthusiasm and specialist knowledge are just two of the many ingredients that make her lessons interesting and lively.

“I simply love teaching. I am passionate about teaching languages, and particularly English, and I really enjoy seeing learners progress through the stages of learning from Entry Level through to Level 2”.

Learning English language enables speakers of English as a second language to enhance their literacy skills, as well as becoming more involved in their community in the UK

“I always thought grammar would be so difficult, but Daphne has really helped me to make sense of it!”

“Daphne Robins gives 150% of herself in teaching. Dedicated and patient she encourages me in every lesson. A truly superb tutor.”

Start date16 March 2021
End date30 March 2021
Start time14:00
End time15:00
Concessions not available