German Major

Area of Emphasis

Students must complete requirements in one of the following areas of emphasis:

  • German
  • German for Students Seeking Teaching Certification

German

Supporting Courses6
Intermediate German Language I
Intermediate German Language II
Upper-Level Courses24
Intermediate German Conversation and Composition
Advanced German Conversation and Composition
Representative German Authors 1
Choose 15 credits from the following courses: 2
Literary Themes
Literary Eras
Major German Drama
Major German Prose Fiction
Advanced German Grammar
Deutsche Kultur und Landeskunde
German Cinema 3
German Politics and Society 3
Business German
German Translation Studies
Independent Study
Travel Course
German Culture
Total Credits30

German for Students Seeking Teaching Certification

This emphasis also requires:

  • Admission to the Education Program.
  • Completion of the Education minor
  • An oral proficiency exam successfully completed before student can be approved for student teaching.
  • Student is required to spend an appropriate period of time in a country where German is spoken or participate in an approved immersion program.
Supporting Courses6
Intermediate German Language I
Intermediate German Language II
Upper-Level Courses27
Teaching World Languages
Intermediate German Conversation and Composition
Advanced German Conversation and Composition
Representative German Authors 1
Advanced German Grammar
Study Abroad: Germany
Travel Course
Choose 9 credits of Elective courses:
Select from any 300-400 German upper level courses
Total Credits33