A comprehensive, intensive review of elementary German through both traditional grammar/vocabulary study and active communication. For those who at some time have completed the equivalent or near equivalent of college-level, first year German (or two years high school level German) but need a thorough review before undertaking further study. Prerequisite: college level first year German or the equivalent.
Reading, writing, discussion and oral presentations designed to develop in-depth, advanced level knowledge of a topic in German. Required preparation: acceptance into the Honors Program.
Introduction to the essentials of pronunciation, basic grammar and vocabulary, and of aspects of German-speaking cultures. Emphasis on developing proficiency in oral and written communication, as well as in aural comprehension and reading. Intended for students who have no prior experience in German.
Continuation of GERM& 121. Introduces new verb tenses and further develops skills in speaking, reading, writing and understanding the language. Continued emphasis on use of language for communication and exposure to aspects of German-speaking cultures. Prerequisite: GERM& 121.
Continuation of GERM& 122. Introduces additional verb tenses and more advanced grammar constructions and vocabulary to further develop skills in speaking, reading, writing and understanding the language. Emphasis on active communication skills. Exposure to aspects of German speaking culture. Prerequisite: GERM& 122.