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German (GERM)


2010-2012 Catalog

German (GERM)

101 Beginning German I (3) Study of language fundamentals with emphasis on development of listening and speaking skills. Practice in reading and writing. Only for students with no previous German study. F10, F11

102 Beginning German II (3) Continuation of GERM 101. Prerequisite: GERM 101 or appropriate test score. S11, S12

201 Intermediate German I (3) Intensive oral practice; review of fundamentals of German; conversation; reading. Prerequisite: GERM 102 or appropriate placement test score. F10, F11

202 Intermediate German II (3) Contemporary German usage through the reading and oral discussion of various modern short stories. Practice in writing. Prerequisite: GERM 201 or appropriate placement test score. S11, S12

301 German Conversation I (3) Emphasis on speaking and listening skills developed through reading and oral discussion of contemporary texts, along with some literature selections. Prerequisite: GERM 202 or appropriate placement test score. F11

302 German Conversation II (3) Similar to GERM 301, but deals with different conversational topics. Prerequisite: GERM 202 or appropriate placement test score. S12

344 German Colloquy (3) Conversation in German based on readings in German literature or in some other area for which suitable texts are available. Practice with grammar and writing. May be repeated for a total of nine credits with different content. Prerequisite: GERM 202 or appropriate placement test score. F10, S11

351 German Communication through Culture (3) Emphasis on the communicative use of German in classroom discussions and in short writings, based on the study of authentic texts and videos which reflect the contemporary German-speaking world. Practice with German grammar. Prerequisite: GERM 202 or appropriate placement test score.

352 German Communication through Culture II (3) Similar to GERM 351, but deals with different texts and videos. Prerequisite: GERM 202 or appropriate placement test score.

399 German Study Abroad (6-18) Formal study abroad of German language, literature, and culture gained during a semester of study at the Carl von Ossietzky University in Oldenburg, Germany. Information on the official exchange program between UW-Superior and the Carl von Ossietzky University is available in the Department of World Languages, Literatures, and Cultures. Programs must be approved by the department before departure, and consent of the instructor is required.

498/698 Independent Study (1-6) For advanced students who have successfully completed upper-division-level courses in German and are capable of independent work. Studies carried on under direction of instructor. May be repeated for a maximum of six credits. Prior approval of instructor required.


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