German Major

Requirements for the German Major (24 semester hours beyond German IV and 12 semester hours in collateral liberal arts courses)

GER-305Introduction to German Literature3
Seven courses from the following:21
GER-300Composition and Conversation 
GER-301German for Business 
GER-307German Literature and Film 
GER-310German Culture 
LIT-322German Literature and Film in English Translation 
GER-425Self and Society in German Short Fiction 
GER-430Modern German Drama 
GER-490Independent Research and Study 
GER-496Special Studies 
Liberal Arts
Choose one option:
Option I
Two courses from the following:
LIT-250Masterworks of Western Literature I 
LIT-251Masterworks of Western Literature II 
LIT-390The Bible as Literature 
 Two additional courses in another foreign language. 
Option II

Masterworks of Western Literature I
Masterworks of Western Literature II
 Three additional courses in another foreign language. 

Some of the requirements for the major may be met by Study Abroad, by agreement with the department. Credit toward the major may be granted for German III and IV if the student has begun study with German I and II.

All majors are expected to take at least one German course per semester in the senior year.

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