The following courses will be offered during the 2019-2020 academic year:
GERM 1001. Elementary German I is an introductory language course for students with no previous knowledge of German. Basic German syntax and grammar are introduced. A mandatory language lab hour is associated with this class in order to also develop speaking skills. (2 sections)
GERM 2001. Intermediate German I is a second-year language course for students who have successfully completed GERM 1011. It consists of a thorough review of grammar, while continuing to build vocabulary and cultural knowledge of German-speaking countries. Focus is given to the development of oral skills and conversation.
GERM 2701. The New German Film is a study of the development of the New German Cinema after 1945, examing selected works against the social, economic, and political background. Note: Language of instruction is English; this course may count as 3 credits in Art History.
GERM 3001. Advanced German I strengthens existing reading, writing and speaking skills, while also deepening the students’ cultural understanding of the German-speaking world. Special emphasis is placed on increasing vocabulary and refining communication skills.
GERM 1011. Elementary German II is a continuation of GERM 1001 and is aimed to solidify the knowledge gained in GERM 1011. Same textbook is used as in GERM 1001! (2 sections)
GERM 2011. Intermediate German II is a continuation of GERM 2001 and it is geared towards furthering knowledge of both German language and culture. Emphasis is given to the development of oral and conversation skills.
GERM 3501. Topics in German Literature II.