Basic skills: listening, speaking, reading, writing. Supporting work in the language laboratory. For students beginning German or with less than two years of German in high school.
ELEMENTARY GERMAN II Credits: 3 Pre-Requisites: GER 121
Continuation of GER 121.
INTERMEDIATE GERMAN I Credits: 3 Pre-Requisites: GER 122 or two years of secondary school German
Review and continued study of grammatical structures. Practice in listening and reading skills; emphasis on speaking and writing based on modern German short stories and cultural topics. Supporting work in the language laboratory.
INTERMEDIATE GERMAN II Credits: 3 Pre-Requisites: GER 221 or higher or permission of Department Chairperson
Continuation of GER 221.
MODERN GERMAN LITERATURE Credits: 3 Pre-Requisites: GER 221 or higher or permission of Department Chairperson
Introduces major writers of the modern era; emphasis is on short stories by authors from Austria, Germany, and Switzerland.
GERMAN CULTURE AND CIVILIZATION Credits: 3 Pre-Requisites: GER 221 or higher
Survey of the major aspects of German culture and civilization, both historical and contemporary. Extensive use of media: film, slides, recordings.
GERMAN CONVERSATION AND COMPOSITION I Credits: 3 Pre-Requisites: GER 222 or equivalent
Emphasis on speaking and writing skills; vocabulary buildings in contemporary cultural, social, and literary contexts; expanded study of syntax and grammar through example and expression.
GERMAN CONVERSATION AND COMPOSITION II Credits: 3 Pre-Requisites: GER 231 or equivalent