GER

German

  • GER 1010 Beginning German I

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Communicative introduction to German structures and vocabulary and to Germanic culture. Practice in speaking, listening, reading and writing.

  • GER 1020 Beginning German II

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Communicative introduction to German structures and vocabulary and to Germanic culture. Practice in speaking, listening, reading, and writing.

  • GER 1150 German for Reading Knowledge

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Introduction to all main points of grammar; practice in recognizing grammatical constructions and using a dictionary; and selected readings of adult-level texts from various fields. May be taken for letter grade or pass/unsatisfactory.

  • GER 2010 Intermediate German I

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Grammar review, reading, and discussion of selected texts with practice speaking and writing the language.

  • GER 2020 Intermediate German II

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Grammar review, reading, and discussion of selected texts with practice speaking and writing the language.

  • GER 2150 Scientific German

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Intensive reading in all areas of expository and technical German.

  • GER 3110 German Conversation I

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Emphasis on the culture of the German-speaking world.

  • GER 3120 German Conversation II

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Practice in oral use of German emphasizing the culture of the German-speaking world. 3.0 Credit hours

  • GER 3210 Writing in German

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Oral and written composition in German. Writing techniques and grammar review. Taught in German. Integrated Writing course.

  • GER 3220 Advanced Writing in German

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Writing techniques and grammar review; literary and/or film analysis incorporating targeted grammar, vocabulary, and stylistic devices; taught in German. Integrated Writing course.

  • GER 3250 Business German I

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    An introduction to the language of business German with insight into Germany's place in the global economy. Taught in German. Integrated Writing course.

  • GER 3260 Business German II

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Study of the business culture behind German. Development of communication skills and intercultural understanding. Use of German in international business. Taught in German. Integrated Writing course.

  • GER 3310 Survey of German Literature

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Historical survey of German literature from its beginning to the present. 331: Literature of the Middle Ages, Renaissance, Reformation, Enlightenment, and Storm and Stress. 332: Classicism, Romanticism, Poetic Realism, and Modern Period.

  • GER 3320 Survey of German Literature II

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Historical survey of German literature from its beginning to the present, including Classicism, Romanticism, Poetic Realism, and Modern Period. Taught in German.

  • GER 3510 German Culture and Civilization

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Survey of the contribution of German-speaking people to world culture in art, music, science, education, philosophy, and religion. Taught in German.

  • GER 3610 German Phonetics

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Pronunciation, diction, rhythm and intonation. Transcription exercises and oral production. Taught in German.

  • GER 3700 Internship in German

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3 to 6
    Schedule Type: 
    Internship

    Supervised use of German in workplace settings. Must complete an application available from the Department of Modern Languages. Minimum time commitment 135 hours a semester, including a minimum of 120 hours of on-site work. Senior standing and advisor permission required.

  • GER 3810 Applied Elementary German Instruction

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    1
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    German majors and minors assist GER 1010 or GER 1020 course instructors in conducting classes. Taught in German.

  • GER 3820 Applied Elementary German Instruction

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    1
    Schedule Type: 
    Independent Study

    German majors and minors assist GER 1010 or GER 1020 course instructors in conducting classes. Taught in German.

  • GER 3830 Applied Elementary German Instruction

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    1
    Schedule Type: 
    Independent Study

    German majors and minors assist GER 1010 or GER 1020 course instructors in conducting classes. Taught in German.

  • GER 3980 Studies in Selected Subjects

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    1 to 3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Individual research project approved and supervised by a full-time faculty member. Taught in German.

  • GER 3990 Studies in Selected Subjects

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    1 to 6
    Schedule Type: 
    Independent Study

    Individual research project approved and supervised by a full-time faculty member. Taught in German.

  • GER 4030 Advanced Studies: Language and Civilization

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Advanced course on German or German-American literature, culture or film. Topics vary. Taught in German.

  • GER 4050 Early German Literature

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    German literature from the earliest times to the Reformation.

  • GER 4060 Renaissance and Reformation

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Representative German authors of the period.

  • GER 4100 Baroque German Lit

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Representative German authors of the period.

  • GER 4150 German Literature of the Eighteenth Century

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Representative authors in Rococo, Enlightenment, and Storm and Stress.

  • GER 4160 German Literature of the Eighteenth Century

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Representative works of Goethe and Schiller.

  • GER 4170 German Romanticism

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Study of the romantic movement with representative works of Schlegel, Novalis, Wackenroder, Tieck, Eichendorff, Hoffmann, and others.

  • GER 4180 Goethe's Faust

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Intensive study of Faust I and Faust II.

  • GER 4250 German Literature of the Nineteenth Century: Prose

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Readings and reports in 19th-century literature. Representative works of Eichendorff, Hoffmann, Keller, Meyer, Storm, Fontane, and others.

  • GER 4260 German Literature of the Nineteenth Century: Drama

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Readings and reports in 19th-century drama. Representative works of Tieck, Kleist, Grillparzer, Hebbel, Buchner, and others.

  • GER 4270 German Literature of the Nineteenth Century: Poetry

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Readings and reports in 19th-century poetry. Representative works of Heine, Droste-Hulshoff, Morike, Dehmel, Liliencron, and others.

  • GER 4310 German Literature of the Twentieth Century: Prose

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Readings and reports in 20th-century prose. Representative works of Hesse, Mann, Kafka, and others.

  • GER 4320 German Literature of the Twentieth Century: Drama

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Readings and reports in 20th-century drama. Representative works of Schnitzler, Hofmannsthal, Kaiser, Toller, Brecht, and others.

  • GER 4330 German Literature of the Twentieth Century: Poetry

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Readings and reports in 20th-century poetry. Representative works of Rilke, George, Trakl, Benn, and others.

  • GER 4340 Thomas Mann

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Studies of the writings of Thomas Mann.

  • GER 4420 History of the German Language

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    History of the German language from the age of migration to the present. Linguistic and social history of the German language and Swiss and Austrian variations.

  • GER 4500 Senior Honors Project

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    1 to 3
    Schedule Type: 
    Independent Study

    Capstone project for German majors involving independent research, creative projects.

  • GER 4810 Independent Reading for Advanced Students

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Independent Study

    Topics vary.

  • GER 5110 German Conversation I

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Emphasis on the culture of the German-speaking world.

  • GER 5120 German Conversation II

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Emphasis on the culture of the German-speaking world.

  • GER 5210 Writing in German

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Oral and written composition in German; translations from English into German. Further grammar study.

  • GER 5220 Advanced Writing in German

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Oral and written composition in German; translations from English into German.

  • GER 5250 Business German I

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    An introduction to the language of business with insight into Germany's place in the global economy.

  • GER 5260 Business German II

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    An advanced study of the language of business German with insight into Germany's place in the global economy.

  • GER 5310 Survey of German Literature

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Historical survey of German literature from its beginning to the present. 331: Literature of the Middle Ages, Renaissance, Reformation, Enlightenment, and Storm and Stress. 332: Classicism, Romanticism, Poetic Realism, and Modern Period.

  • GER 5320 Survey of German Literature II

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Historical survey of German literature. Classicism, Romanticism, Poetic Realism and Modern Period.

  • GER 5510 German Culture and Civilization

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Survey of the contribution of German-speaking people to world culture in art, music, science, education, philosophy, and religion.

  • GER 5810 Applied Elementary German Instruction

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    1
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Assist GER 1010 or GER 1020 course instructors in conducting classes. Taught in German. Instructor Permission required.

  • GER 5820 Applied Elementary German Instruction

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    1
    Schedule Type: 
    Independent Study

    Observe elementary classes and practice teaching mini-lessons. Taught in German.

  • GER 5830 Applied Elementary German Instruction

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    1
    Schedule Type: 
    Independent Study

    Graduate student assist GER 1010 or GER 1020 instructors in conducting classes. Taught in German.

  • GER 5900 Foreign Language Institute

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    1 to 6
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    For teachers of German. Intensive experience designed, through total immersion, to improve language skills (conversation and composition) and awareness of German civilization and contemporary culture.

  • GER 5990 Studies in Selected Subj

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    1 to 6
    Schedule Type: 
    Independent Study

    Problems, approaches, and topics in the field of German. Variable topics.

  • GER 6030 Advanced Studies: Language and Civilization

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Advanced level course on German or German-American literature, culture or film. Topics and Title vary. Taught in German.

  • GER 6810 Independent Reading for Graduate Students

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Independent Study

    Independent reading for graduate students. Taught in German.