Course Descriptions

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Course Descriptions

GRM 101   German Language and Culture I ...   4

Beginning German course that presents basic language skills of speaking, listening comprehension, reading and writing, with emphasis on effective linguistic functioning in real situations. Opportunity provided for audio-lingual practice outside of class.

GRM 102   German Language and Culture II ...   4

Prerequisites: GRM 101 or 1 to 1 1/2 years minimum high school language study. A grade of C or better in the prerequisite course is recommended.

Continuation of German 101.

GRM 190   Topics in German Language and Culture ...   1-3 hrs

Prerequisites: Dependant on topic.

Exploration of special topics and/or activities in German language and culture.

GRM 195   German Language and Civilization Experience ...   1-9 hrs

Involves travel and/or study in German speaking or German culture area. May have prerequisites and may be repeated for credit. Will not satisfy general education requirements.

GRM 201   German Language and Culture III ...   4

Prerequisites: GRM 102 or 1 1/2 to 2 years minimum high school language study. A grade of C or better in the prerequisite course is recommended.

Intensive course with emphasis on conversational proficiency. Grammar review and expansion. Variety of literary and cultural readings used for vocabulary building and as basis for classroom discussion. Opportunity provided for audio-lingual practice outside of class.

GRM 202   German Conversation and Composition ...   4

Prerequisites: GRM 201 or two years minimum high school language study. A grade of C or better in the prerequisite course is recommended.

Continuation and completion of materials presented in German 201.

GRM 215   Reading in German ...   3

Prerequisites: GRM 201 or two years minimum high school language study. A grade of C or better in the prerequisite course is recommended.

Reading and discussion of short selections and at least one complete work in the original German. Exploration of reading strategies specific to German language, including vocabulary building, reading for comprehension, and the use of literary tenses. Summer.

GRM 290   Topics in Intermediate German Language and Culture ...   1-3 hrs

Prerequisites: Dependant on topic.

Exploration of special topics in 200 level German language and culture. Prerequisite and corequisite dependant on topic.

Corequisites: Dependant on topic.