Effective Fall 2015

All majors and minors in the department must earn a minimum grade of C (a grade of C- is not acceptable) in each upper-division course that carries the LARA, LCHI, LFRE, LGEN, LGER, LGRK, LITA, LJPN, LKOR, LLAT, LRUS, LSGN, or LSPA subject code.

Freshman
AUCCCredits
CO 150College Composition (GT-CO2)1A3
HIST 101 or 171Western Civilization, Modern (GT-HI1)
World History~ 1500-Present (GT-HI1)
3D3
LGER 100First-Year German I 5
LGER 101First-Year German II 5
Arts and Humanities13B3
Social and Behavioral Sciences3C3
Electives 8
 Total Credits 30
Sophomore
 
LGER 200Second-Year German I (GT-AH4)3B3
LGER 201Second-Year German II (GT-AH4)3B3
Advanced Writing23
Arts and Humanities13B3
Biological and Physical Sciences3A7
Global and Cultural Sciences3E3
Mathematics1B3
Electives 3
 Total Credits 28
Junior
 
LGER 300Reading and Writing for Communication-German 3
Select three German elective courses from the following: 9
Oral Communication-German  
Introduction to German Translation and Interpreting  
German Phonetics  
Issues in German Culture  
Issues in Swiss and Austrian Culture  
Business German  
20th Century German Literature  
Introduction to German Cinema Studies  
Advanced German Oral Communication  
Advanced German Translation and Intepreting  
Advanced Business German  
Selected German Literary Movements and Periods  
Genre Studies in German  
Author Studies in German  
Topic Studies in German  
Advanced Studies in German Film  
LGER 310Approaches to German Literature 3
Select one course from the following: 3
Issues in German Culture  
Issues in Swiss and Austrian Culture  
Electives 12
 Total Credits 30
Senior
 
Select one from the following: 3
Language, Literature, and Society-General4B,4C 
Seminar-German Language, Literature, and Society4B,4C 
LGER 400Advanced German Communication Skills 3
LGER 434Advanced German Culture4A3
Select one German elective course from the following not taken in the junior year:4 3
Advanced German Oral Communication  
Advanced German Translation and Intepreting  
Advanced Business German  
Selected German Literary Movements and Periods  
Genre Studies in German  
Author Studies in German  
Topic Studies in German  
Advanced Studies in German Film  
Seminar-German Language, Literature, and Society4B,4C 
Select one literature course from the following not taken elsewhere: 3
Selected German Literary Movements and Periods  
Genre Studies in German  
Author Studies in German  
Topic Studies in German  
Advanced Studies in German Film  
Seminar-German Language, Literature, and Society4B,4C 
Electives4 17
 Total Credits 32
 Program Total Credits: 120
1

Select from the list of courses in category 3B of the All-University Core Curriculum (AUCC). The 200-level German courses may not be used to fulfill category 3B in this concentration.

2

Students must select either LGER 335 or LGER 336.  Whichever of the two is not selected may be included among the selection of three courses in the junior year.

3

LGER 492 may be taken for up to six credits. 

4

Select enough elective credits to bring the program total to a minimum of 120 credits, of which at least 42 must be upper-division (300- to 400- level).  A minimum of 9 elective credits must be upper-division.

Distinctive Requirements for Degree Program:
All majors and minors in the department must earn a minimum grade of C (a grade of C‐ is not acceptable) in each upper‐ division course that carries the LARA, LCHI, LFRE, LGEN, LGER, LGRK, LITA, LJPN, LKOR, LLAT, LRUS, LSGN, or LSPA subject code.
 

Freshman
Semester 1CriticalRecommendedAUCCCredits
CO 150College Composition (GT-CO2)  1A3
Select one course from the following:   3
Western Civilization, Modern (GT-HI1)  3D 
World History, 1500-Present (GT-HI1)  3D 
LGER 100First-Year German IX  5
Elective   3
 Total Credits   14
Semester 2CriticalRecommendedAUCCCredits
LGER 101First-Year German IIX  5
Arts and Humanities  3B3
Social and Behavioral Sciences  3C3
Electives   5
CO 150 must be completed by the end of Semester 2.X   
 Total Credits   16
Sophomore
Semester 3CriticalRecommendedAUCCCredits
LGER 200Second-Year German I (GT-AH4)X 3B3
Arts and Humanities  3B3
Biological and Physical Sciences  3A3
Global and Cultural Awareness  3E3
Elective   3
 Total Credits   15
Semester 4CriticalRecommendedAUCCCredits
LGER 201Second-Year German II (GT-AH4)X 3B3
Advanced Writing  23
Biological and Physical Sciences  3A4
MathematicsX 1B3
 Total Credits   13
Junior
Semester 5CriticalRecommendedAUCCCredits
LGER 300Reading and Writing for Communication-GermanX  3
Upper-Division LGER Elective (See List on Concentration Requirements Tab)   3
Electives   9
 Total Credits   15
Semester 6CriticalRecommendedAUCCCredits
LGER 310Approaches to German LiteratureX  3
Select one course from the following:   3
Issues in German CultureX   
Issues in Swiss and Austrian CultureX   
Upper-Division LGER Electives (See List on Concentration Requirements Tab)   6
Elective   3
 Total Credits   15
Senior
Semester 7CriticalRecommendedAUCCCredits
LGER 400Advanced German Communication SkillsX  3
LGER 434Advanced German Culture X4A3
Select one course from the following:   3
Selected German Literary Movements and Periods X  
Genre Studies in German X  
Author Studies in German X  
Topic Studies in German X  
Advanced Studies in German Film X  
Seminar-German Language, Literature, and Society X4B,4C 
Electives   7
 Total Credits   16
Semester 8CriticalRecommendedAUCCCredits
Select one course from the following:   3
Seminar-German Language, Literature, and SocietyX 4B,4C 
Language, Literature, and Society-GeneralX 4B,4C 
LGER 4**X  3
ElectivesX  10
The benchmark courses for the 8th semester are the remaining courses in the entire program of study.X   
 Total Credits   16
 Program Total Credits:   120