German (GER)

GER F101X      Elementary German I      (h)
5 Credits

Introduction to the German language and culture: development of competence and performance in the language through understanding, recognition and use of linguistic structures; increasing emphasis on listening comprehension and speaking; basic vocabulary of approximately 1,000 words; exploration of the cultural dimension, implicitly through language, and explicitly through texts and audiovisual materials.

Attributes: UAF GER Humanities Req

Lecture + Lab + Other: 5 + 0 + 0

GER F102X      Elementary German II      (h)
5 Credits

Introduction to the German language and culture: development of competence and performance in the language through understanding, recognition and use of linguistic structures; increasing emphasis on listening comprehension and speaking; basic vocabulary of approximately 1,000 words; exploration of the cultural dimension, implicitly through language, and explicitly through texts and audiovisual materials.

Prerequisites: GER F101X or equivalent.

Attributes: UAF GER Humanities Req

Lecture + Lab + Other: 5 + 0 + 0

GER F201      Intermediate German I      (h)
3 Credits

Continuation of GER F102X. Increasing emphasis on reading ability and cultural material. Conducted in German.

Prerequisites: GER F102X or equivalent.

Lecture + Lab + Other: 3 + 0 + 0

GER F202      Intermediate German II      (h)
3 Credits

Continuation of GER F201. Increasing emphasis on reading ability and cultural material. Conducted in German.

Prerequisites: GER F201 or equivalent.

Lecture + Lab + Other: 3 + 0 + 0

GER F301      Advanced German      (O, W, h)
3 Credits

Discussions and essays on more difficult subjects or texts. Translations, stylistic exercises and special grammatical problems. Conducted in German.

Prerequisites: COMM F131X or COMM F141X; ENGL F111X; ENGL F211X or ENGL F213X or permission of instructor; GER F202 or equivalent.

Lecture + Lab + Other: 3 + 0 + 0

GER F302      Advanced German      (O, W, h)
3 Credits

Discussions and essays on more difficult subjects or texts. Translations, stylistic exercises and special grammatical problems. Conducted in German.

Prerequisites: COMM F131X or COMM F141X; ENGL F111X; ENGL F211X or ENGL F213X or permission of instructor; GER F301 or equivalent.

Lecture + Lab + Other: 3 + 0 + 0

GER F431      Studies in the Culture of the German Speaking World      (W, h)
3 Credits

Offered Spring Even-numbered Years

Study of the cultures of the German-speaking world. Students may repeat course for credit if topic varies.Note: Course may be repeated for credit if topic varies.

Prerequisites: ENGL F111X; ENGL F211X or ENGL F213X; GER F301 or equivalent; junior standing; or permission of instructor.

Lecture + Lab + Other: 3 + 0 + 0

GER F432      Studies of German Literature      (W, h)
3 Credits

Offered Spring Odd-numbered Years

Intensive study of authors, literary texts, movements, genres, themes and/or critical approaches. Student may repeat course for credit when topics vary.Note: Course may be repeated for credit if topic varies.

Prerequisites: ENGL F111X; ENGL F211X or ENGL F213X; GER F302 or equivalent; junior standing; or permission of instructor.

Lecture + Lab + Other: 3 + 0 + 0

GER F488      Individual Study: Senior Project
3 Credits

Offered normally in the semester preceding the student's graduation.

Designed to permit the student to demonstrate ability to work with the language and the culture through the analysis and presentation, in the language, of a problem chosen by the student in consultation with the department. The student must apply for senior project and submit a project outline by the end of the sixth week of the semester preceding the semester of graduation. Conducted in German.

Prerequisites: At least 10 credits in upper-division German or permission of instructor.

Lecture + Lab + Other: 3 + 0 + 0