German Major

B.A. degree program
Total hours required – 29

Specific courses required Hours
GE 2114 Elementary German I 4
GE 2124 Elementary German II 4
Three hours from classes below Hours
GE 3133 German Historical Culture 3
GE 4xnV Special Topics 1-5
Three hours from classes below Hours
GE 4113 Survey of German Literature I 3
GE 4123 Survey of German Literature II 3
Fifteen hours from the classes below Hours
GE 3113 Advanced Grammar and Composition  3
GE 3123 Advanced Conversation and Phonentics  3
GE 3143 Commercial German  3
GE 333V Internship in Germanistik 1-3
GE 401V Independent Studies  1-5
GE 452V Travel in German-Speaking Countries  1-5

Students majoring in German are encouraged to take courses in European History. Students are also encouraged to take another modern language.

Note: Before registering for any German class, students with previous study in German (high school or college) must take the department's computerized placement test. This test, which takes approximately 20 to 30 minutes, will determine the proper level for which the student should register.