Courses Offered

GERM 1A ELEMENTARY GERMAN I
5 units • LG-P/NP • Five hours lecture

This course offers systematic introduction to understanding, speaking, reading and writing the German language. Emphasis is placed on communication skills, first in the classroom, then extending to wider cultural contexts.

  • Advisories: Eligibility for ENGL 1A
  • Credit transferable: CSU, UC
  • General Ed. Credit: CSU, Area C2; IGETC, Area 6A; MPC, Area C

GERM 1B ELEMENTARY GERMAN II
5 units • LG-P/NP • Five hours lecture

This course offers further study of elementary German.

  • Prerequisites: GERM 1A
    Credit transferable: CSU, UC
    General Ed. Credit: CSU, Area C2; IGETC, Area 6A; MPC, Area C

GERM 2A INTERMEDIATE GERMAN
5 units • LG-P/NP • Five hours lecture

This course provides a detailed review of German grammar, including discussions of grammatical features beyond the elementary level. Emphasis is placed on intensive oral and written drills in idiomatic constructions. Readings from a reader of classic German tales.

  • Prerequisites: GERM 1B
  • Credit transferable: CSU, UC
  • General Ed. Credit: CSU, Area C2; IGETC, Area 3B, 6A; MPC, Area C

GERM 2B ADVANCED GERMAN
5 units • LG-P/NP • Five hours lecture

This course provides continued grammar review with the addition of literary tenses. It introduces students to classic literature and contem­porary cultural materials. Greater emphasis is placed on conversation practice.

  • Prerequisites: GERM 2A
  • Credit transferable: CSU, UC
  • General Ed. Credit: CSU, Area C2; IGETC, Area 3B, 6A; MPC, Area C