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German (GER)

GER 208Y (IL) Business German (4) Intermediate Business German.

GER 208Y Business German (4)

In this course students will learn more about German businesses and their culture. At the same time, students will continue to review and learn additional grammar points. They will have more writing experience by completing five different writing assignments. All four language skills (listening, speaking, reading and writing) will be further developed in this course.

Students will be evaluated according to class participation, successful completion of in-class presentation, Internet exercises, homework assignments, essays, and examinations. This course complements other offerings for German in the business track. It completes the intermediate level of German and prepares the student to go on to German 308W and German 408. This course also can be counted towards the BS in German.

This course will be offered once a year during the Spring Semester. In this type of intensive course, enrollment has to be limited to 22 students.

General Education: None
Diversity: IL
Bachelor of Arts: Humanities
Effective: Fall 2006
Prerequisite: GER 003 orGER 008

Note : Class size, frequency of offering, and evaluation methods will vary by location and instructor. For these details check the specific course syllabus.


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