German Course Descriptions

GER 111  Elementary German I

This course introduces the fundamental elements of the German language within a cultural context. Emphasis is on the development of basic listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills. Upon completion, students should be able to comprehend and respond with grammatical accuracy to spoken and written German and demonstrate cultural awareness. This course must be taken with the accompanying lab. This course has been approved to satisfy the Comprehensive Articulation Agreement for the general education core requirement in humanities/fine arts.

Course Hours Per Week: Class, 3; Lab, 0
Semester Hours Credit: 3
Prerequisites:ENG 090 and RED 090 or DRE 098; or satisfactory score on placement test
Corequisites: GER 181
GER 111 Course Outline

Germany MapGER 112  German II

This course, a continuation of GER 111, focuses on the fundamental elements of the German language within a cultural context. Emphasis is on the progressive development of listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills. Upon completion, students should be able to comprehend and respond with increasing proficiency to spoken and written German as well as demonstrate further cultural awareness. This course must be taken with the accompanying lab. This course has been approved to satisfy the Comprehensive Articulation Agreement for the general education core requirement in humanities/fine arts.

Course Hours Per Week: Class, 3; Lab, 0
Semester Hours Credit: 3
Prerequisites:ENG 090 and RED 090 or DRE 098; or satisfactory score on placement test; and GER 111
Corequisites: GER 182
GER 112 Course Outline

GER 181  German Lab 1

This course provides an opportunity to enhance acquisition of the fundamental elements of the German language. Emphasis is on the progressive development of basic listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills through the use of supplementary learning media and materials. Upon completion, students should be able to comprehend and respond with grammatical accuracy to spoken and written German as well as demonstrate cultural awareness. This course has been approved to satisfy the Comprehensive Articulation Agreement for transferability as a pre-major and/or elective course requirement.

Course Hours Per Week: Class, 0; Lab, 2
Semester Hours Credit: 1
Prerequisite: ENG 090 and RED 090 or DRE 098; or satisfactory score on placement test
Corequisite: GER 111
GER 181 Course Outline

GER 182  German Lab 2

This course provides an opportunity to enhance acquisition of the fundamental elements of the German language. Emphasis is on the progressive development of basic listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills through the use of supplementary learning media and materials. Upon completion, students should be able to comprehend and respond with increasing proficiency to spoken and written German as well as demonstrate cultural awareness. This course has been approved to satisfy the Comprehensive Articulation Agreement for transferability as a pre-major and/or elective course requirement.

Course Hours Per Week: Class, 0; Lab, 2
Semester Hours Credit: 1
Prerequisite:ENG 090 and RED 090 or DRE 098; or satisfactory score on placement test; GER 181
Corequisite: GER 112
 GER 182 Course Outline

GER 211  Intermediate German I

This course provides a review and expansion of the essential skills of the German language. Emphasis is on the study of authentic and representative literary and cultural texts. Upon completion, students should be able to communicate effectively, accurately, and creatively about the past, present, and future. This course has been approved to satisfy the Comprehensive Articulation Agreement general education core requirement in humanities/fine arts.

Course Hours Per Week: Class, 3; Lab, 0
Semester Hours Credit: 3
Prerequisites: ENG 090 and RED 090, or satisfactory score on placement test; GER 112
Corequisites: None
GER 211 Course Outline

 

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