Our Programs and Curriculum
WELCOME AND WELCOME BACK!
Dear Students: the faculty in the German department is eager to meet you this fall or see you again and hear about your summer studies abroad or other exciting events. Check out our schedule during the first week of classes to meet with other students and with the faculty.
On this website, you can find information on the German major and German minors, read about exciting course offerings taught in German or in English, explore numerous study abroad options including our own summer program in Berlin, find a description of our Business German sequence, get to know the German Undergraduate Advisory Board and what they do, and explore what the German Writing Center has to offer. If you are a first-year student and know some German already, you should visit our Language Placement site and take our online placement exam to find out what course would be best for you.
OUR COURSES IN THE FALL 2022
You will find our Fall 2022 schedule including class descriptions below. Whether you consider starting to learn German or continue with your German studies in a supportive course environment, we offer a broad spectrum of courses to meet your goals. If you have questions about enrolling in any of our engaging courses, please contact us or schedule a virtual zoom conversation with the Director of Undergraduate Studies.
• Beginning German
A Unique Department
Outstanding Research FacultyOur faculty are engaged in a range of projects, many involving cross-disciplinary issues, such as critical theory, theories of reading, psychoanalysis, Jewish studies, the history of science, and the role of technology in learning and teaching in the field of Second Language Acquisition.
Progressive Learning EnvironmentThe department recognizes that in addition to exposure to various classroom learning situations and scenarios, learners need a variety of learning situations including opportunities to use the target language with native speakers in the target culture to progress their learning.
News and Events
Messages for Herr Paluch
Send a message to Professor John Paluch on his upcoming retirement!
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