Courses in German

GERM 101: Elementary German (3)
Combination approach: listening, speaking, reading, writing, and culture.

GERM 102: Elementary German (3)
Prerequisite: GERM 101 or 111 or equivalent
Combination approach: listening, speaking, reading, writing, and culture.

GERM 103H: Accelerated Elementary German
Prerequisite: Advanced Placement
Combination approach: listening, speaking, reading, writing, and culture.

GERM 111: Elementary German (4)
Lecture component of GERM 101 plus language laboratory, or other assigned foreign language experience.

GERM 112: Elementary German (4)
Prerequisite: GERM 101 or 111 or equivalent
Lecture component of GERM 102 plus language laboratory, or other assigned foreign language experience.

GERM 195: Beginning Conversation (1)
Focus on speaking skills and basic discussion of contemporary culture.

GERM 201: Intermediate German (3)
Prerequisite: GERM 102 or equivalent
For students who have had two years of German in secondary school or equivalent. Training n the speaking, understanding, reading and writing of German .

GERM 202: Intermediate German
Prerequisite: GERM 201 or equivalent
Training in the speaking, understanding, reading and writing of German.

GERM 315: The German Short Story (3)
Prerequisites: GERM 202 or permission of instructor
A transitional course designed to expand the students' vocabularies and to introduce them to literary analysis. The focus is on the German short story from the post World-War II period to the present.

GERM 321: Advanced German Composition (3)
Prerequisite: Germ 202
A review of German grammar and its application in written exercises and compositions. Designed to give students a command of the written language and a broader foundation for the spoken language.

GERM 325: German Conversation (1)
Prerequisite: Germ 202
Designed to improve students' skills in the spoken language. The course will focus on contemporary German and its culture.

GERM 378: Survey of German Literature I (3)
Prerequisite: GERM 202
A survey of German literature covering the Middle Ages, the Renaissance, Baroque, the Enlightenment, and Storm and Stress.

GERM 378: Survey of German Literature II (3)
Prerequisite: GERM 202
A survey of German literature from Classicism through the 20th Century.

GERM 392: German Literature of the Middle Ages and Renaissance in Translation (3)
Prerequisites: ENGL 101-102 or 103H
No knowledge of German is required. Texts and lectures will be in English.

GERM 395, 396: Special Topics in German (1-3, 1-3)
Prerequisite: GERM 202

GERM 415: Foreign Language Teaching (3)
Prerequisite: GERM 202 and GERM 321 or permission of instructor
Methods of teaching foreign languages. Required for students planning to teach German.

GERM 418, 419: Foreign Travel (1-3 each)
Approval of department required for credit

GERM 421: German Literature of the 20th Century (3)
Prerequisite: GERM 202
A survey of German literature from Naturalism to Post-Modernism.

GERM 441: The Age of Goethe (3)
Prerequisite: GERM 202
Attention is given to the Enlightenment, Storm and Stress, and early Romanticism. The main emphasis will be placed on Goethe before and during the Weimar period and on Schiller.

GERM 461: German literature of the 19th Century (3)
Prerequisite: GERM 202
A survey of German Realism.

GERM 495, 496: Special Topics in German (1-3, 1-3)
Prerequisite: GERM 202