Minor in German
Ranging from elementary German study through a Master's degree, programs in German offer students the opportunity for in-depth study of the language and culture of the German-speaking countries, as well as translation from German into English.
The Minor in German offers students in other majors the opportunity to deepen and broaden their knowledge of German and its literature and culture alongside their major. It requires 18 credits beyond the Elementary/Intermediate sequence. Students take required courses in German grammar, composition, conversation, literature, and civilization, and choose two upper-division electives.
Explore German Programs:
|Programs||Requirements and Roadmaps|
|Minor in German||2012||2011||2010||2009 or prior|
|Minor in German Studies||2012||2011||2010||2009 or prior|
|Minor in Business German||2012||2011||2010||2009 or prior|
|Bachelor of Arts in German Literature, Culture and Translation*||2012||2011||2010||2009 or prior|
|Bachelor of Science in German Translation||2012||2011||2010||2009 or prior|
|Master of Arts in German||2012||2011||2010||2009 or prior|
|Master of Arts in Translation (German to English)||2012||2011||2010||2009 or prior|
|* Teaching licensure candidates also complete a Minor in Education.||2012||2011||2010||2009 or prior|
Resources for the Minor in German:
Kaffeestunde (German Coffee Hour)
The department and the German faculty sponsor a German coffee hour (Kaffeestunde). Held weekly during regular semesters, Kaffeestunde is open to students of German at all levels, as well as friends of the German program. At least one faculty member and one graduate student will be present for chat and conversation practice. German goodies are frequently served.
Through the University's Center for Global Education, students may participate in an exchange program with the Technical University of Dresden or the University of Leipzig.
Minimum cumulative 2.00 GPA required for graduation.
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