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German Essay Writing for Film - Goodbye Lenin (Year 13). Lancaster University

Tuesday, 22 March, 2016 - 00:00
Event Type: 
North West
Lancaster University

German Essay Writing for Film - Goodbye Lenin

Tuesday 22nd March 2016, 1pm - 4pm

Lancaster University

The event focuses on a popular film studied by A2 students. The workshop will include the following elements: structuring an essay, arguing and illustrating a point, focusing on characters, themes and director’s style, building a phrase-bank to discuss films and learning film terminology.

There is a charge of £5 per pupil to cover some of the costs.  Subsidised by Routes into Languages NW. 


Draft Programme

12.50 - 13.00          Registration

13.00 - 13.50          How to write an essay on film

13.50 - 14.00          Break 

14.00 - 14.40          Analysing a character

14.40 - 15.10          Analysis of a key theme 

15.10 - 15.50          Analysis of the director’s style and techniques

15.50 - 16.00          Conclusion and questions

Booking information: 

Please book through Manchester Metropolitan's University's online shop.  

Follow this link to book:

£5 per pupil - free for accompanying teachers.  A maximum of 10 pupils per school/college.

Terms and Conditions

In order to avoid ‘block booking’ and disappointment for schools/colleges on the waiting list, we charge your school/college £5 per head for every pupil you have booked a place for once booking has been confirmed by us. We are not able to provide a refund if you bring less pupils than the number you have booked for.  Cancellations less than 15 working days before the event will still be charged.’