An important language closely related to English, German is the tongue of America’s third largest trade partner, of much scientific research, and of international diplomacy. It is also the language of music’s “3B’s” (plus Wagner, Mozart, and Mendelssohn), of Kant, Goethe, Marx, Nietzsche, Freud and Einstein, Kant, and Freud, spoken in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland and Luxembourg. As such, German is a staple of any sound general education, a language that will enhance a career and enrich personal pleasure and travel.
- 18 credit hours beyond GER 1020 Beginning German II , 9 of which must be upper-division.
- All courses must be completed with a grade of C- or better.