The requirements for a minor in German Studies are 19 hours (with grades of C- or above). Completion of the following courses is required:
I. German Language (10 hours minimum above the 2010 level)
|GRMN 2020 Intermediate German 2 or||4 or|
|GRMN 2030 Intensive Intermediate German||5 hrs.|
|GRMN 3010 Advanced German 1**||3 hrs.|
|GRMN 3020 Advanced German 2**||3 hrs.|
** Upon completion of GRMN 3020, students have the option of taking the Goethe Institut sponsored exam Zertifikat Deutsch als Fremdsprache.
II. German Culture & Literature (9 hours)
3 courses taught in German at the 3000 or 4000 – level. One upper-division German course taught in English may replace one of these courses.
|GRMN 3030 Business German||3 hrs.|
|GRMN 3110 German Lit. from the Avante-garde to the Postmodern||3 hrs.|
|GRMN 3120 German Literature from the Enlightenment to Expressionism||3 hrs.|
|GRMN 3130 Philosophy and Literature||3 hrs.|
|GRMN 3140 Current Issues in German Literature||3 hrs.|
|GRMN 3150 Politics and Literature||3 hrs.|
|GRMN 3520 Open Topics in the Cultural Context||3 hrs.|
|GRMN 4220 Reading German Cities||3 hrs.|
|GRMN 4330 The Age of Goethe||3 hrs.|
|GRMN 4340 Seminar in German Literature||3 hrs.|
|GRMN 4550 Senior Seminar*||3 hrs.|
* = core course
Students may not apply more than 9 hours of transfer credit (including 6 upper division credits) towards the minor. Transfer courses must be approved by the Department.