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German (GERM)

These are 2013-2014 course descriptions.

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GERM 1101 Beginning German I (A, SP, SU)

4 credits

GERM 1101 is an introduction to the fundamentals of the German language with practice in listening, reading, speaking and writing. It also includes selected studies in German culture. GERM 1101 meets elective requirements in the Associate of Arts and Associate of Science Degree programs and transfer requirements in foreign languages and literature.

Lecture: 4 hours
Prerequisite: Placement into ENGL 1100
Lab fee: $10.00

GERM 1102 Beginning German II (A, SP, SU)

4 credits

This course is a continuation of GERM 1101 with further development of listening, reading, speaking, and writing skills and further study of German culture. GERM 1102 meets elective requirements in the Associate of Arts and Associate of Science Degree programs and transfer requirements in foreign languages and literature.

Lecture: 4 hours
Prerequisite: GERM 1101, minimum grade of “C”
Lab fee: $10.00

GERM 1103 Intermediate German (A, SP, SU)

4 credits

GERM 1103 focuses on the reading and discussion of German short stories, novels, plays, newspapers, and magazines, emphasizing literary appreciation and the development of Germanic culture. GERM 1103 meets elective requirements in the Associate of Arts and Associate of Science Degree programs and transfer requirements in foreign languages and literature.

Lecture: 4 hours
Prerequisite: GERM 1102
Lab fee: $10.00

GERM 1105 German Conv & Comp (AU, SP, SU)

1 credit

GERM 1105 is conversation course designed to provide students completing the 1103 level an opportunity to continue practicing the language. Students discuss current events and personal experiences in the target language. Readings are taken from literary texts, journals, magazines, and newspapers.

Lecture: 1 hour
Prerequisites: GERM 1103; minimum grade of “C”
Lab fee: $10.00

GERM 1193 Independent Study German (On Demand)

1-4 credits

Designed to give the student an opportunity for a detailed study of topics of interest in German not otherwise offered.

Lecture: 1-4 hours
Lab fee: $2.00

GERM 1194 Special Topics in German (On Demand)

1-4 credits

Designed to give groups of students an opportunity for a detailed study of topics of interest in German not otherwise offered.

Lecture: 1-4 hours
Lab fee: $2.00