German (GRMN)

GRMN 1713 Elementary German I

Description: Main elements of grammar and pronunciation, with work on the four basic skills of listening comprehension, speaking, reading and writing. Not for native speakers per University Academic Regulation 4.9. Previously offered as GRMN 1115.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Foreign Lang & Lit

GRMN 1813 Elementary German II

Prerequisites: GRMN 1713 or equivalent proficiency.

Description: Continuation of GRMN 1713. Not for native speakers per University Academic Regulation 4.9. Previously offered as GRMN 1225.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Foreign Lang & Lit

GRMN 2713 Intermediate Readings and Conversation (I)

Prerequisites: GRMN 1813 or equivalent proficiency.

Description: Selection from German contemporary cultural reading materials and study of colloquial speech patterns. Not for native speakers per University Academic Regulation 4.9. Previously offered as GRMN 2112.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Foreign Lang & Lit

General Education and other Course Attributes: International Dimension

GRMN 2723 Intermediate Grammar and Composition I

Prerequisites: GRMN 1813 or equivalent proficiency.

Description: Review and expansion of German grammar and composition. Not for native speakers per University Academic Regulation 4.9. Previously offered as GRMN 2113.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Foreign Lang & Lit

GRMN 2813 Introduction to German Literature and Film

Prerequisites: GRMN 1813 or equivalent proficiency.

Description: Reading/viewing and analysis of prose, drama and poetry, and film for building literary and cultural appreciation. May be taken concurrently with other 2000-level German courses. Not for native speakers per University Academic Regulation 4.9. Previously offered as GRMN 2223.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Foreign Lang & Lit

GRMN 2823 Intermediate Grammar and Composition II (I)

Prerequisites: GRMN 2723 or equivalent proficiency.

Description: Continuation of GRMN 2723 with further work in grammar and composition. Not for native speakers per University Academic Regulation 4.9. Previously offered as GRMN 2222.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Foreign Lang & Lit

General Education and other Course Attributes: International Dimension

GRMN 2890 Honors Experience in German

Prerequisites: Honors Program participation and concurrent enrollment in a designated German course.

Description: A supplemental Honors experience in German to partner concurrently with designated German courses. This course adds a different intellectual dimension to the designated courses.

Credit hours: 1

Contact hours: Lecture: 1

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Foreign Lang & Lit

General Education and other Course Attributes: Honors Credit

GRMN 3013 German for Reading Requirements I

Description: Reading in the humanities and the sciences. Translation from German to English.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Foreign Lang & Lit

GRMN 3023 German for Reading Requirements II

Prerequisites: GRMN 3013 or equivalent.

Description: Intermediate and advanced reading in the humanities and sciences. Translation from German to English.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Foreign Lang & Lit

GRMN 3343 German for Professional Purposes

Prerequisites: 18 hours of German or equivalent proficiency.

Description: Business concepts, practices and the expectations of professional life in Germany. Focus on specialized vocabulary and business correspondence.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Foreign Lang & Lit

GRMN 3463 Advanced Diction and Phonetics

Prerequisites: 18 credit hours of German or equivalent proficiency.

Description: German speech sounds and intonation patterns. Practice to improve the student’s pronunciation. Required course for teacher certification.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Foreign Lang & Lit

GRMN 3501 Orientation to Internship Abroad

Prerequisites: 18 hours of German or equivalent proficiency.

Description: Preparation for residential internship in a German speaking country. Culture, civilization, and contemporary conditions, and communication for students accepted for international cooperative education program. Previously offered as GRMN 3902.

Credit hours: 1

Contact hours: Lecture: 1

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Foreign Lang & Lit

GRMN 3502 Internship Abroad

Prerequisites: 18 hours of German or equivalent proficiency.

Description: Practical studies in a German-speaking country. Supervised research papers and reports and oral testing during and following the practicum. Previously offered as GRMN 3903.

Credit hours: 2

Contact hours: Lecture: 2

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Foreign Lang & Lit

GRMN 3803 Advanced Conversation

Prerequisites: 18 hours of German or equivalent proficiency.

Description: Colloquial speech forms and sentence structure. Practice in brief public address in German.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Foreign Lang & Lit

GRMN 3813 Advanced Grammar and Composition

Prerequisites: 18 hours of German or equivalent proficiency.

Description: Practice in original composition in German. Problematic points of German grammar and stylistics.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Foreign Lang & Lit

GRMN 4113 German Literature in Translation (I)

Description: Influential German, Austrian, and Swiss novels, short stories, plays, and poetry in translation. Discussion to see how they reflect social, literary, and philosophical state of the society at the time. Will be exposed to different themes as well as genres. May focus on literary production either of a certain time frame or follow a theme through centuries.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Foreign Lang & Lit

General Education and other Course Attributes: International Dimension

GRMN 4153 Survey of German Literature I

Prerequisites: 18 hours of German or equivalent proficiency.

Description: German literature from the beginning to 1785.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Foreign Lang & Lit

GRMN 4163 Survey of German Literature II

Prerequisites: 18 hours of German or equivalent proficiency.

Description: German literature from 1785 to the present.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Foreign Lang & Lit

GRMN 4333 Backgrounds of Modern German Civilization

Prerequisites: 18 hours of German or equivalent proficiency.

Description: Historical, cultural, political and literary trends in the formation of German civilization.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Foreign Lang & Lit

GRMN 4343 Modern Germany

Prerequisites: 18 hours of German or equivalent proficiency.

Description: The major cultural, social and political forces that have shaped the Germany of today. Previously offered as GRMN 3333.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Foreign Lang & Lit

GRMN 4513 The Age of Goethe

Prerequisites: 18 hours of German or equivalent proficiency.

Description: Principal figures of German Classicism and Romanticism.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Foreign Lang & Lit

GRMN 4523 19th Century German Literature

Prerequisites: 18 hours of German or equivalent proficiency.

Description: Prose, lyric and drama from Romanticism to Naturalism.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Foreign Lang & Lit

GRMN 4543 Contemporary German Literature

Prerequisites: 18 hours of German or equivalent proficiency.

Description: Main currents in German, Swiss, and Austrian literature from Naturalism until present day.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Foreign Lang & Lit

GRMN 4550 Studies in German

Prerequisites: 18 credit hours of German or equivalent proficiency.

Description: Reading and discussion of vital subjects in German. Offered for variable credit, 1-3 credit hours, maximum of 9 credit hours.

Credit hours: 1-3

Contact hours: Other: 1

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Independent Study

Department/School: Foreign Lang & Lit