GERM 1011 - ELEMENTARY GERMAN 1
For beginners, introduction to basic understanding of German. Builds on a foundation of vocabulary acquisition through listening and reading comprehension. Basic elements of speaking. Use of texts, stories, audio/visual materials.
GERM 1021 - ELEMENTARY GERMAN 2
Continuation of GRMN 1011. Prerequisite (s): GERM 1011
GERM 2011 - INTERMEDIATE GERMAN 1
Vocabulary building through listening and reading. Greater focus on writing and speaking practice with attention paid to high-frequency grammatical elements. Use of texts, stories, video and audio materials. Prerequisite (s): GERM 1021.
GERM 2021 - INTERMEDIATE GERMAN 2
Continuation of GRMN 2011. Prerequisite (s): GERM 2011.
GERM 3011 - GERMAN LANGUAGE STUDIES
Intensive overview of German grammatical structures. Emphasis on reading of more complex texts: vocabulary acquisition; training in composition. Prerequisite (s): GERM 2021.
GERM 3021 - USING GERMAN
Intensive practice of listening, reading and speaking skills. Some writing. Use of authentic materials. Prerequisite (s): GERM 2021.
GERM 3111 - CULTURE OF GERMAN-SPEAKING EUROPE
A look at the roles played by political, social and cultural forces in Germany, Austria and Switzerland from the Middle Ages until the present. Readings and discussion in German, written composition. Prerequisite (s): GERM 2021.
GERM 3121- STUDIES IN GERMAN LITERATURE
Readings and discussion in German of drama, poetry, short stories and the Novelle from the 19th century to the present. Prerequisite (s): GERM 2021.
GERM 4501 - CAPSTONE
Written or other presentational record of study abroad experience; alternative: extensive research paper in German, evaluated by department faculty.
GERM 4901 - INDEPENDENT STUDY IN GERMAN
For advanced students only. Departmental permission required.