2020-2021 Undergraduate Bulletin 
    
    Apr 01, 2023  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Bulletin [Archived Bulletin]

GERM 3230 - Intermediate German Conversation



Goals: Designed for the intermediate level, this course helps consolidate a knowledge of German and develops conversational fluency. Excellent preparation for an extended stay in German-speaking countries.

Content: Emphasis is placed on building vocabulary, strengthening pronunciation, and enhancing fluency by means of role-playing, debates, and conversations. Cultural differences, including speech patterns, personal space, and body language, are identified. German satellite TV programs keep issues current and authentic.

Taught: Alternate years

Language placement: The department recommends that students complete GERM 3220 before taking this course. Otherwise, students should do the online placement assessment for German and contact the course instructor for placement advice.

Credits: 4