Requirements for the Minor

Required Courses

Students who wish to minor in German are required to take the following courses for a total of twenty-one (21) units:

  • GER 101 (4 units), Fall & Spring, First Semester: "The Personal World"
  • GER 102 (4 units), Fall & Spring, Second Semester: "Contemporary Germany"
    • Prerequisite: GER 101 or consent of instructor.
  • GER 200 (4 units), Fall, Intermediate German: "The German-Speaking World Today"
    • Prerequisite: GER 102 or consent of instructor.
  • GER 210 (4 units), Spring, "Intermediate German Through Film"
    • Prerequisite: GER 102 or consent of instructor.
  • GER 314 (4 units), Fall, "Literature of the German-Speaking World"
    Note: Requires concurrent enrollment for German Minor students in GER 315
    • Prerequisite for German minor students: GER 102 or consent of instructor. Course may be repeated for credit if topic changes.
  • GER 315 (1 unit), Fall, "German Language and Literature"
    Note: Requires concurrent enrollment for German Minor students in GER 314
    • Prerequisite for German minor students: GER 102 or consent of instructor. Course may be repeated for credit if topic changes.
  • GER 300 (4 units), Spring only, "Advanced German Studies"
    • Prerequisites: GER 200 and GER 210, or consent of instructor. Course may be repeated for credit if topic changes.

For additional information about the German program or about The German Club please contact Michaela Grobbel, (707)664-2637.