GERM - German

Rachel J. Halverson, Dept. Chair, Dept. of Modern Languages and Cultures (302 Admin Bldg 83844-3174; phone 208.885.6179; modlang@uidaho.edu)

Vertically-related courses in this subject field are:  GERM 101 - GERM 102 - GERM 201 - GERM 202.  Any one of the following courses may be considered the terminal course for the related vertical sequence above:  GERM 301 or GERM 302.  A maximum of 16 credits may be earned for vertical credit in any language, in the Department of Modern Languages & Cultures.

GERM 101 Elementary German I

Germ 101 Elementary German I (4 cr)

Gen Ed: International

Pronunciation, vocabulary, reading, spoken German, and functional grammar. Students with German experience who place higher than 101 on the placement exam may not enroll in Germ 101, but may earn credit for Germ 101 by successfully completing a higher vertically-related course.

GERM 102 Elementary German II

Germ 102 Elementary German II (4 cr)

Gen Ed: International

Pronunciation, vocabulary, reading, spoken German, and functional grammar.

Prereq: Germ 101 or placement exam

GERM 107 Beginning German Conversation Lab

Germ 107 Beginning German Conversation Lab (1 cr, max 2)

Practice in listening comprehension and conversational skills at the beginning German level. Graded P/F.

GERM 200 Seminar

Germ 200 (s) Seminar (cr arr)

GERM 201 Intermediate German I

Germ 201 Intermediate German I (4 cr)

Gen Ed: International

Review and practice of basic language skills; increased emphasis on reading and free discussion.

Prereq: Germ 102 or placement exam

GERM 202 Intermediate German II

Germ 202 Intermediate German II (4 cr)

Gen Ed: International

Review and practice of basic language skills; increased emphasis on reading and free discussion.

Prereq: Germ 201 or placement exam

GERM 204 Special Topics

Germ 204 (s) Special Topics (cr arr)

GERM 207 Intermediate German Conversation Lab

Germ 207 Intermediate German Conversation Lab (1 cr, max 2)

Practice in listening comprehension and conversational skills at the intermediate German level. Graded P/F.

GERM 298 Internship

GERM 299 Directed Study

Germ 299 (s) Directed Study (cr arr)

GERM 301 Advanced German Grammar

Germ 301 Advanced German Grammar (3 cr)

Gen Ed: International

Emphasis on writing skills and various kinds of writing; selective review of German grammar and usage. Cooperative: open to WSU degree-seeking students. (Fall, Alt/yrs)

Prereq: Germ 202 or placement exam

GERM 302 Advanced German Speaking and Writing

Germ 302 Advanced German Speaking and Writing (3 cr)

Gen Ed: International

Emphasis on developing proficiency in speaking and writing; discussion on topics of cultural interest.

Prereq: Germ 202

GERM 304 20th Century German Culture and Society

Germ 304 20th Century German Culture and Society (3 cr)

German society, political culture, and the arts in the 20th century.

Prereq: Germ 202

GERM 305 Germany in the New Europe

Germ 305 Germany in the New Europe (3 cr)

Contemporary social and political institutions in German-speaking Europe; reading and discussion on topics of current interest in Germany and the European Union.

Prereq: Germ 202

GERM 398 Internship

GERM 400 Seminar

Germ 400 (s) Seminar (cr arr)

GERM 404 Special Topics

Germ 404 (s) Special Topics (cr arr)

GERM 420 Topics in German Culture & Literature - Themes

Germ 420 (s) Topics in German Culture and Literature - Themes (3 cr, max 6)

Gen Ed: International

For advanced students; important themes in German cultural/literary studies. Cooperative: open to WSU degree-seeking students. (Spring Alt/yrs)

Prereq: Germ 301 or Germ 302

GERM 440 German Media through the Internet

Germ 440 German Media through the Internet (3 cr)

Gen Ed: International

For advanced Students. Reading and discussion from contemporary media in the German-language Internet; focus on topics of current cultural interest.

Prereq: Germ 301 or Germ 302

GERM 499 Directed Study

Germ 499 (s) Directed Study (cr arr)

GERM 501 Seminar

Germ 501 (s) Seminar (cr arr)

GERM 502 Directed Study

Germ 502 (s) Directed Study (cr arr)

GERM 504 Special Topics

Germ 504 (s) Special Topics (cr arr)

GERM 598 Internship

GERM 599 Research