2020-2021 Undergraduate Bulletin 
    Mar 28, 2023  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Bulletin [Archived Bulletin]

GERM 3900 - Advanced German Conversation and Composition

Goals: To enable students to speak and write more proficiently and more idiomatically leading toward mastery of fine points of German structure and style. Students learn to express convincingly their own ideas in German.

Content: Equal weight is given to conversation and composition. Written and oral exercises focus on discursive patterns and the most frequent sources of lexical and syntactical errors. Conversations and essays are based on all genres and films as well as on current German cultural issues.

Taught: Annually

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