2015-2016 Undergraduate Catalog 
    Jul 18, 2018  
2015-2016 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Modern Foreign Languages and Literatures Major, BA – German Studies Concentration

The German studies concentration is designed for students who would like to focus on German-speaking countries from a comprehensive cultural perspective. The four components of the German studies concentration are command of the German language; knowledge of cultural achievements (art, music, philosophy, poetry, fiction, religion, theatre) of German-speaking peoples; knowledge of the political, social, and cultural history of German-speaking nations; and knowledge and understanding of contemporary institutions in German-speaking nations.

Majors or minors in German should carefully prepare their programs in consultation with a departmental faculty advisor. GERM 331 , GERM 332  do not count toward the major. In order to graduate, majors must take MFLL 495 .

College Requirements

Arts and Sciences 

German Studies Concentration

This concentration consists of 36 hours, distributed as follows: