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Germanic Languages and Literatures 1101

German 1

Steven Joyce

Credit hours: 4
GEC categories: Foreign Languge Course
Prerequisites: Prereq: Not open to students with credits for 101.01, 4 sem cr hrs of 1101.51, or 5 sem cr hrs or 101.51. This course is available for EM credit. GE lit course. FL Admis Cond course.

Text Books:

Title Author(s) Publisher ISBN
Berliner Platz 1 Neu: German for Beginners: Student Pack PLUS, English Edition Lemcke/Rohrmann/Scherling Langenscheidt ISBN 978-3-468-96993-5

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Course Objectives: Introduction to language and culture of the German-speaking world, with emphasis placed on the acquisition of basic communication skills in cultural context. CEFR Levels A1/A2. Not open to native speakers of this language through regular course enrollment or EM credits, or to students with 2 or more years of study in this language in high school, except by permission of dept.

Course Content: The topics cover areas such as introducing and talking about oneself, shopping, telling time and recounting a day, family life, describing and renting an apartment, health and fitness etc. Cultural and linguistic variants of all three German-speaking countries are featured.

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