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German (GER)

GER 401Y (IL) Advanced Composition (3) Intensive practice in writing different text types in German.
Effective: Spring 2012
Prerequisite: GER 301 andGER 302W  

GER 408 (IL) Advanced German Business Communications (3) Study of German business organization, forms of business communications, business terminology; writing of reports and abstracts.
Effective: Spring 2006
Prerequisite: GER 308  

GER 411 The Teaching of German (3) Theory, methods, techniques, materials, bibliography; use of inter-active media; contributions of linguistics or psychology to language learning.
Effective: Summer 1994
Prerequisite: or concurrent:GER 401  

GER 412 (IL) Contrastive Analysis of Modern German and English (3) Structural comparison of the German and English grammatical systems: morphology, syntax, phonology.
Effective: Spring 2006
Prerequisite: or concurrent:GER 401  

GER 420 (IL) Genre (3-9) Special studies in a particular literary genre in German literature, such as lyrical poetry, drama, or narrative prose.
Effective: Spring 2006
Prerequisite: GER 310, GER 401  

GER 430 (IL) History of the German Language (3) Development of German from its earliest stages, including historical and cultural aspects.
Effective: Fall 2007
Prerequisite: or concurrent:GER 401Y  

GER 431 (IL) History of German Literature and Culture I (3) Significant works of German literature before the mid-eighteenth century considered in their cultural context.
Effective: Spring 2006
Prerequisite: GER 310 . Prerequisite or concurrent:GER 401  

GER 432 (IL) History of German Literature and Culture II (3) Significant works of German literature from the mid-eighteenth century to the present considered in their cultural context.
Effective: Spring 2006
Prerequisite: GER 310 . Prerequisite or concurrent:GER 401  

GER 440 (IL) Seminar in German Culture (3-6) Seminar devoted to a special topic in the field of German culture and civilization.
Effective: Spring 2006
Prerequisite: or concurrent:GER 401  

GER 472 (IL) Romanticism (3) A study of both early and late romanticism, including such writers as Novalis, the Schlegels, E.T.A. Hoffmann, and Heine.
Effective: Spring 2006
Prerequisite: or concurrent:GER 431 orGER 432  

GER 489 Introduction to German Film History and Theory in Context (3) Introduces films in German since the 1960s and addresses issues relevant to German and European cultures and politics.
Effective: Spring 2005
Prerequisite: GER 310 orCOMM 250  

GER 494 Research Project (1-12) Supervised student activities on research projects identified on an individual or small-group basis.
Effective: Summer 1994
 

GER 494H Research Project (1-12) Supervised student activities on research projects identified on an individual or small-group basis.
Effective: Fall 2007
 

GER 495 Internship (3-9) Supervised off-campus, non-group instruction including individual field experiences, practicums, or internships. Written and oral critique of activity required.
Effective: Summer 1981
Prerequisite: prior approval of proposed assignment by instructor  

GER 496 Independent Studies (1-18) Creative projects, including research and design, which are supervised on an individual basis and which fall outside the scope of formal courses.
Effective: Fall 1983
 

GER 497 Special Topics (1-9) Formal courses given infrequently to explore, in depth, a comparatively narrow subject which may be topical or of special interest.
Effective: Spring 1985
 

GER 499 (IL) Foreign Study--German (3-12) Advanced studies in German language, literature, and culture.
Effective: Summer 2005
Prerequisite: any 300-level course in German  

GER 510 Literary Theory: An Introduction (3) Introduction to the major theoretical approaches to the contemporary study of culture (literature, film, art and politics).
Effective: Spring 2004
 

GER 511 The Teaching of College German (3) Theory, methods, techniques, materials, bibliography contributions of linguistics and psychology to language learning; methods of teaching post- secondary German.
Effective: Fall 2005
 

GER 513 German Phonetics and Phonology (3) This course examines German speech sounds and their organization into a linguistic system.
Effective: Spring 2009
 

GER 514 German Syntax (3) This course provides an overview of morphosyntactic processes in German.
Effective: Spring 2009
 

GER 515 Introduction to German Applied Linguistics (3) Introduction to the major areas of the broad field of Applied Linguistics as relevant to the study of German.
Effective: Spring 2003
 

GER 516 The Acquisition of German and Dutch (3) This course examines how children and adult learners acquire German and Dutch in naturalistic settings (i.e. non-classroom situations).
Effective: Spring 2009
 

GER 530 The Frankfurt School & the Politics of Visual Aesthetics (3) The course examines the Frankfurt School's critical theories regarding visual strategies for representing and challenging urban consumer culture.
Effective: Fall 2016
 

GER 540 Seminar in German Culture and Civilization (3-12) Examination of special problems in German culture and civilization.
Effective: Fall 1997
 

GER 551 German Literature from the Early Enlightenment to Storm and Stress (3) Advanced overview of major developments in German literature from the early to the late 18th century.
Effective: Fall 1997
 

GER 552 German Classicism and Romanticism (3) Intensive survey of German literature from the late 18th through the first third of the 19th centuries.
Effective: Spring 1997
 

GER 561 German Literature of the 19th Century--From Biedermeier to Realism (3) Survey of major developments in German literature from the mid- to the late-19th century.
Effective: Fall 1997
 

GER 571 German Literature from the Turn of the Century to 1945 (3) Advanced survey of German literature from the era of Naturalism to that of Exile literature.
Effective: Fall 1997
 

GER 572 Post-War and Contemporary German Literature (3) Intensive survey of German literature from Gruppe 47 through the literature of the GDR and down to the present.
Effective: Spring 1997
 

GER 581 Topics in Literary Genres (3-12) Special studies in the German lyric, drama, short story, and novel.
Effective: Fall 1997
 

GER 582 Topics in Germanic Philology and German Linguistics (3 per semester, maximum of 12) Special studies of modern or older Germanic languages.
Effective: Summer 1997
 

GER 589 (CMLIT 589, FR 589, SPAN 589) Technology in Foreign Language Education: An Overview (3) Approaches to the uses and research applications of multimedia and other educational technologies applied to the teaching of foreign languages. (also crosslisted with APLNG 589)
Effective: Spring 2004
 

GER 591 German Literary Theory and Criticism (3-6) Examination of major movements in literary theory and criticism with special reference to German literary thought.
Effective: Fall 1997
 

GER 592 Seminar in German Literature (3 per semester, maximum of 12) Focused investigation of a major figure or theme in German literature.
Effective: Summer 1997
 

GER 593 Seminar in German Philology and German Linguistics (3 per semester, maximum of 12) Focused investigation of a major topic in Germanic philology or linguistics.
Effective: Summer 1997
 

GER 596 Individual Studies (1-9) Creative projects including nonthesis research, supervised on an individual basis and which fall outside the scope of formal courses.
Effective: Spring 1987
 

GER 597 Special Topics (1-9) Formal courses given on a topical or special interest subject which may be offered infrequently; several different topics may be taught in one year or term.
Effective: Spring 1987
 

GER 600 Thesis Research (1-15) No description.
Effective: Fall 1983
 

GER 601 Ph.D. Dissertation Full-Time (0) No description.
Effective: Fall 1983
 

GER 602 Supervised Experience in College Teaching (1-3 per semester/maximum of 6) Instruction of lower division German courses with observation by the supervisor and attendance at regular meetings to discuss classroom techniques.
Effective: Fall 1983
 

GER 603 Foreign Academic Experience (1-12) Foreign study and/or research constituting progress toward the degree at a foreign university.
Effective: Spring 2000
 

GER 610 Thesis Research Off Campus (1-15) No description.
Effective: Fall 1983
 

GER 611 Ph.D. Dissertation Part-Time (0) No description.
Effective: Fall 1983
 

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