This course requires 2 Lessons.

10 German 1 (Table A) 4 lessons per week for the whole year

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Warwick Gibbs

The students will learn how to understand, speak, read and write German as it applies to:

  • Hobbies
  • Dates and seasons
  • School
  • Eating out
  • Telling time
  • Body + illnesses
  • Town
  • Transport
  • Clothes
  • Description of people
  • Weather
  • Trips


Tests and Examinations

Approximate equal value will be given to the four skills of listening, speaking, reading and writing.

German has the same origin as Anglo-Saxon (i.e. Germanic).  The study of German gives an insight into how English grammar is organised.


At least 50 Academic Graduation Points in Year 9 German (9GM1)
OR HoF approval

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

*10GM1* - Supplementary costs: Approx $30
Cost includes annual subscription to Education Perfect and a workbook

Please note: Education Perfect is an interactive vocabulary website based on NCEA requirements, which is an excellent resource for vocabulary learning.