The major requires a total of 40 credits with a minimum of 24 credits selected from courses numbered 3000 or higher. GERMAN 4220 and GERMAN 3530 are required. TEACHING 4060 is an additional requirement of the School of Education (credits do not count toward major). Students who major in German must have a grade point average of no lower than a 2.75 in the language courses they take, and meet the education abroad requirement by completing eight to nine credits in our Education Abroad program at the 3000-4000 level. Similar or comparable cultural experiences could also be accepted.

Required Courses
GERMAN 4220Phonetics2
GERMAN 3530German Civilization3
German Courses 1
Select 35 credits of the following with a minimum of 24 credits selected from courses numbered 3000 or higher:35
GERMAN 1240Elementary German4
GERMAN 1340Elementary German4
GERMAN 2240Intermediate German4
GERMAN 2340Intermediate German4
GERMAN 3000Foreign Languages Travel Abroad Seminar1-4
GERMAN 3220German Conversation and Composition I2
GERMAN 3320German Conversation and Composition II2
GERMAN 3330German Literature of the 20th Century3
GERMAN 3430German Literature of the 19th Century3
GERMAN 4250Supervised Independent Study1-4
Required School of Education Course
TEACHING 4060Teaching World Languages: Theory and Practice 23
Total Credits40
1

German 2440 does NOT count toward the major unless special arrangements have been made.

2

Credits do not count toward the major.