German Courses (GERM)

 

GERM 010. German, First Level (4 hrs)
 
In this beginner’s class, oral communication is emphasized, although listening skills, reading and writing are also taught. Culture is an integrated part of all activities. The course teaches grammar through exercises and role-play that are as close to real life situations as possible. Authentic German-language materials are used. Active class participation required. Three meetings per week plus two weekly one-hour laboratories.
 
GERM 020. German, Second Level (4 hrs)
 
Continuation of GERM 010 at a more advanced level. After taking GERM 010 and GERM 020 students will have attained a vocabulary of around 800 words and will have survival skills in German-speaking countries. Active class participation required. Three meetings per week plus two weekly one-hour laboratories. Prerequisite: GERM 010 or proficiency equivalent.
 
GERM 030. German, Intermediate Level (4 hrs)
 
An in-depth review of German grammar is combined with increased reading and writing assignments. Short, modern literary texts give an introduction to different genres. Students will practice their language skills through class discussions, oral presentations, and essay writing. Active class participation required. Three meetings per week plus two weekly one-hour laboratories. Prerequisite: GERM 020 or proficiency equivalent. 
 

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