German (GER)

GER 101. Beginning German I. (4 Credits)

is for students who have had no previous formal course work in German. Students will begin to develop listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills in the German language. 4 credits.

Prerequisite: None

Offered at: CUW

GER 102. Beginning German II. (4 Credits)

is a continuation of GER 101 and will develop those abilities in listening, speaking, reading, and writing begun in GER 101. 4 credits.

Prerequisites: GER 101.

Offered at: CUW

GER 201. Intermed German I. (3 Credits)

reviews of German syntax, morphology and vocabulary with readings in modern German literature. 3 credits.

Prerequisites: GER 102 or equivalent.

Offered at: CUW

GER 202. Intermed German II. (3 Credits)

puts continued emphasis on the refinement of German grammatical structures, reading ability, writing and conversational skills in German. Reading short stories and essays develops an appreciation of contemporary German Literature and culture. 3 credits.

Prerequisites: GER 201 or equivalent.

Offered at: CUW


GER 300. Modern German Culture. (3 Credits)

GER 301. German Con & Comp. (3 Credits)

focuses on increasing proficiency in spoken and written German, using discussions and writing activities related to contemporary German culture. 3 credits.

Prerequisites: GER 202 or 4+ years of successful high school German.

Offered at: CUW

GER 305. German Immersion Experience. (0 Credits)

GER 306. Ger Lit:1750-Present. (3 Credits)

traces the development of German literature from the time of Lessing to the present. High reading comprehension ability in German is essential. 3 credits.

Prerequisites: GER 202 or its equivalent.

GER 307. Linguistics. (3 Credits)

introduces the basic terminology and concepts of linguistics as applied to the German language. It also presents the sound system, morphology, and syntax of German as compared to English and investigates topics in language acquisition. 3 credits.

Prerequisites: GER 301.

Offered at: CUW

GER 310. GERMAN FOR READING. (3 Credits)

GER 315. Topics in Conversation. (1 Credit)

is designed for flexible scheduling and the ability to discuss a wide range of topics to serve the needs of majors, minors, and others who simply want to maintain and improve their language skills. This course will help students review and expand their vocabulary through out-of-class preparation on a variety of topics. Each 1-credit course will have a different topic, and majors and minors must take this course three different times for a total of three credits. 1 credit.

Prerequisites: GER 202.

GER 331. Adv Grammar & Comp. (3 Credits)

focuses on the review and syntax of the more difficult grammatical structures of the German language and on writing and conversational skills at the advanced level. 3 credits.

Prerequisites: GER 301.

GER 361. German Civ & Culture. (3 Credits)

provides an overview of German history and culture from the beginnings to the present. 3 credits.

Prerequisites: GER 202.

Offered at: CUW


GER 363. Topics in German Civ & Cul. (3 Credits)


provides students with an opportunity to explore the issues that face a reunified German society. 2 - 3 credits.

Prerequisites: GER 202.

GER 399. Independent Study. (1-6 Credits)

GER 490. Senior Seminar. (3 Credits)

Offered at: CUW