Department of German
Since the establishment of colleges Wenzao 1966 is the German Department of the Five Years’ junior colleges, which has been extended to a two-year college program in 1998. That same year, two-year college level has been installed for night school. Subsequently, the evening school also received a four-year college program that was implemented for the day school in 2004. At present, the total number of all students of the German Department of approximately 800 people. Thus, the German department is the largest in Taiwan. This has the consequence that the students are not only numerous professional teachers, but also a high-tech equipment and an extensive multi-media resource and reference book collection. Thus, the possibility should be offered that the students themselves can also acquire professional and oriented to the international market expertise other than German.
The graduates of the German Department of Wenzao Ursuline University of Languages should not only receive a holistic education, but also two foreign languages (English, German) dominate. In order to ensure international comparability of language skills, serve external language tests as the basis. The following majors are offered as compulsory or elective courses: culture and society, language teaching, translation, business and tourism. Another learning object can be described by the term “autonomous learning” to be funded by the digitization of the course materials and modern technology both in the classroom and in the resource and computer labs.4-year College: basic knowledge and expertise in German-speaking and European culture, foreign language education, business and tourism, European Union.2-year College: basic knowledge and expertise in German-speaking and European culture, translation, and business.5-year Junior College: basic knowledge of German language and European culture, translation, business and tourism.