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2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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GERM 253 - Second-year German

Graduated readings in modern German prose with discussion conducted in German. Thorough review of German grammar. Courses must be taken in sequence.

Prerequisite: GERM 252.

Credits: (5)

Learner Outcomes:
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Learn to read with a basic understanding modern German short stories and prose as found in newspapers, letters and magazines.
  • Increase their active and passive vocabularies.
  • Develop an ability to communicate thoughts on topics of general interest, both orally and in writing.
  • Improve their ability to understand conversational German.
  • Strengthen their knowledge of German grammar and have increased their ability to use standard High German in everyday situations.
  • Develop each level progressive skills in the four language skills of reading, speaking, listening, and writing.
  • Learn some aspects of contemporary life, history, politics and culture of the German-speaking countries.

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