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U 101 Elementary German I 5 cr. Offered autumn. Emphasis on oral communication, with development in all major skill areas: listening, speaking, reading, and writing.
U 102 Elementary German II 5 cr. Offered spring. Prereq., GRMN 101 (GERM 101). Emphasis on oral communication, with continuing development in all major skill areas: listening, speaking, reading, and writing.
U 191 (GERM 195) Special Topics Variable cr. (R–6) Offered intermittently. Experimental offerings of visiting professors, experimental offerings of new courses, or one–time offerings of current topics.<
> U 199 Lower-Division Elective Variable Cr.
U 201 Intermediate German I 4 cr. Offered autumn. Prereq., GRMN 102 (GERM 102) or equiv. Continuation of active skills approach to German listening, speaking, reading, and writing.
U 202 Intermediate German II 4 cr. Offered spring. Prereq., GRMN 201 (GERM 201) or equiv. Continuation of 201.
U 292 (GERM 296) Independent Study Variable cr. (R–6) Offered autumn and spring.
U 301 German: Oral and Written Expression I 3 cr. Offered autumn. Prereq., GRMN 202 (GERM 202) or equiv. Native or near–native speakers of German may not apply credit for this course toward a German major or minor.
U 302 German: Oral and Written Expression II 3 cr. Offered spring. Prereq., GRMN 301 (GERM 301) or equiv. Native or near–native speakers of German may not apply credit for this course toward a German major or minor.
U 305 Practicum in German Language 4 cr. Offered spring. Prereq., consent of instr. Offered as part of the Study Abroad program in Germany and Austria. Concentration on grammar topics and advanced language usage.
U 311 Introduction to German Literature: Prose 3 cr. Offered autumn. Prereq., GRMN 202 (GERM 202) or equiv. Reading and discussion of selected, well-known German prose. Instruction in the fundamentals of textual analysis and terminology with a focus on twentieth-century German-language works. Taught primarily in German.
U 312 Introduction to German Literature: Drama and Poetry 3 cr. Offered spring. Prereq., GRMN 202 (GERM 202). Reading and discussion of selected, well-known German-language plays and poems. Instruction in the fundamentals of textual analysis, including terminology of various genres, and in German literary history. Practice in literary interpretation. Taught primarily in German.
U 318 (GERM 313L) Introduction to German and Austrian Theater 3 cr. Offered spring. Prereq., consent of instr. Offered as part of the Study Abroad program in Germany and Austria. Introduction to the basics of German–speaking theater. Students read, discuss, and analyze plays before seeing them performed on stage.
U 321 (GERM 360) Advanced Conversation in German 3 cr. Offered intermittently. Offered in the study program in Germany and Austria. Development of conversational skills.
U 322L (GERM 361L) Advanced German Cinema 3 cr. Offered intermittently. The development of the German film from its beginnings in the late 19th century to the present. Topics include Expressionism, New Objectivity, the Nazi film, the German contribution to Hollywood, the post–war film in East and West Germany, and film in unified Germany. Credit not allowed for LS 282L or MCLG 222L and GRMN 322L (GERM 361L).
U 332L Introduction to Multicultural Literature in Germany 3 cr. Offered intermittently. Introduction to multicultural literature created during recent decades in Germany. Study topics include immigration, citizenship, multilingualism, identity; significant literary and cultural movements and selected writers in contemporary Germany.
U 350 (GERM 355) Introduction to German and Austrian Culture 3 cr. Offered spring. Prereq., consent of instr. Offered as part of the Study Abroad program in Germany and Austria. Introduction to cultural topics, current events, and historical topics of Germany and Austria. Course content supplemented with on-site visits.
U 351H (GERM 303H) German Culture to 1900 3 cr. Offered intermittently in spring. Overview of major events and currents in German culture to 1900 with emphasis on the arts, literature, and intellectual movements. Lectures in English. Credit not allowed for both MCLG 330H and GRMN 351H (GERM 303H).
U 352H (GERM 304H) German Culture from 1900 to the Present 3 cr. Offered intermittently in spring. Overview of major events and currents in culture of German-speaking world from 1900 to the present with emphasis on the arts, literature, and intellectual movements. Lectures in English. Credit not allowed for both MCLG 331H and GRMN 352H (GERM 304H).
U 362Y (GERM 362H) Germanic Mythology and Culture 3 cr. Offered intermittently. Germanic culture and mythology from 200 B.C. to 1200 A.D. Topics include the Germanic pantheon, Germanic religious practices, Germanic migrations and major literary masterpieces. Credit not allowed for LS 221Y, MCLG 231Y and GERM 362Y.
U 391 (GERM 395) Special Topics Variable cr. (R–9) Offered intermittently. Prereq., GRMN 202 (GERM 202) or equiv. Experimental offerings of visiting professors, experimental offerings of new courses, or one–time offerings of current topics.
U 392 (GERM 396) Independent Study 1–9 cr. (R–9) Offered intermittently. Prereq., consent of instr.
U 398 Internship Variable cr. Offered intermittently. Prereq., consent of department. Extended classroom experience which provides practical application of classroom learning during placements off campus. Prior approval must be obtained from the faculty supervisor and the Internship Services office. A maximum of 6 credits of Internship (198, 298, 398, 498) may count toward graduation.
U 399 Upper-Division Elective Variable cr.
UG 400 (GERM 403) Introduction to Linguistics of German 3 cr. Offered autumn odd–numbered years. Same as LING 403. Specific problems in contrastive analysis of German phonology, morphology and syntax.
UG 431 German Literature from 1760 to 1832 3 cr. Offered autumn. Prereq., GRMN 311 and 312 (GERM 311L and 312L) or consent of instr. Readings, study, and discussion of writers, texts, and contexts in German literature from 1760 to 1832, including Enlightenment, Storm and Stress, Romanticism, and Classicism.
UG 441 19th Century German Literature 3 cr. Offered autumn. Prereq., GRMN 311 and 312 (GERM 311L and 312L) or consent of instr. Readings, study, and discussion of writers, texts, and contexts in German literature from 1832 to 1900.
UG 451 20th Century German Literature from 1900 to 1945 3 cr. Offered spring. Prereq., GRMN 311 and 312 (GERM 311L and 312L) or consent of instr. Readings, study, and discussion of writers, text, and contexts in German literature from 1900 to 1945,
UG 452 20th Century German Literature from 1945 to 1990 3 cr. Offered spring. Prereq., GRMN 311 and 312 (GERM 311L and 312L) or consent of instr. Readings, study, and discussion of writers, text, and contexts in German literature from 1945 to 1990.
UG 453 German Literature Since Unification 3 cr. Offered intermittently. Prereq., GRMN 311 and 312 (GERM 311L and 312L) or consent of instructor. An introduction to current literature in Germany that has been produced since the fall of the Berlin wall and the process of unification in 1989/90.
U 491 (GERM 495) Special Topics 1–9 cr. (R–9) Offered intermittently. Experimental offerings of visiting professors, experimental offerings of new courses, or one–time offerings of current topics.
U 492 (GERM 496) Independent Study Variable cr. (R–6) Offered autumn and spring.
UG 494 Seminar in German Studies Variable cr. (R-12) Offered autumn. Prereq., GRMN 311 and 312 (GERM 311L and 312L). Advanced studies in major topics in German literature and culture.
G 500 Directed Readings 1–3 cr. (R–6) Offered intermittently. Prereq., undergraduate major in German.
G 540 Advanced Topics in the Teaching of German 3 cr. Offered autumn. Prereq., graduate standing. Study of problems encountered by teachers of German: lesson planning, testing, use of supplementary materials, methods of teaching culture. Includes application of linguistics.
G 594 Graduate Seminar 3 cr. (R–6) Offered intermittently. Prereq., graduate standing.
G 595 Special Topics Variable cr. (R–6) Offered intermittently. Prereq., graduate standing. Experimental offerings of visiting professors, experimental offerings of new courses, or one–time offerings of current topics.
G 596 Independent Study Variable cr. (R–6) Offered intermittently. Prereq., graduate standing. Out–of–class independent work of a research nature which involves intensive use of the University or other libraries; also, research carried on in another country under the direction of a University professor.
G 599 Professional Paper 1–3 cr. (R–6) Offered intermittently. Prereq., graduate standing.
> G 699 Thesis Variable cr. (R–9) Offered intermittently. Prereq., graduate standing.