GERMAN 232 - Second-Year Course
Fall 2022, Section 004 - Multicultural Germany
Instruction Mode: Section 004 is  In Person (see other Sections below)
Subject: German (GERMAN)
Department: LSA Germanic Languages & Literatures
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Details

Credits:
4
Other:
Lang Req
Credit Exclusions:
No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in GERMAN 230 or RCLANG 291.
Waitlist Capacity:
unlimited
Advisory Prerequisites:
GERMAN 221 or 231; or assignment by placement test.
Other Course Info:
All sections of GERMAN 232 address special topics, e.g., music, philosophy, science, current political issues, etc. F, W, Sp, Su.
Lang Req:
This course is part of the Language Requirement sequence.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

Description

Germany is a cosmopolitan country shaped by a pluralism of lifestyles. Of its 82.6 million inhabitants, almost 20 million have a migration background. Modern Germany has developed into an important immigration country with relatively liberal immigration rules. This demographic change is set to shape Germany more than virtually any other development. People from different cultures, traditions, and religions are now living together in Germany. Through authentic literary texts, movies, podcasts as well as current newspaper articles, this course will look at diversity in German society and how Germany is dealing with its changing identity.

Course Requirements:

Grades will be based on active participation, homework, quizzes, short essays, and two presentations.

Class Format:

In person.

Schedule

GERMAN 232 - Second-Year Course
Schedule Listing
001 (REC)
 In Person
16530
Open
4
 
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TuWThF 10:00AM - 11:00AM
002 (REC)
 In Person
11276
Closed
0
 
2
TuWThF 12:00PM - 1:00PM
003 (REC)
  Hybrid
15675
Closed
0
 
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TuTh 1:00PM - 2:00PM
W 1:00PM - 2:00PM
F 1:00PM - 2:00PM
004 (REC)
 In Person
16128
Open
11
 
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TuWThF 11:00AM - 12:00PM
005 (REC)
 In Person
17451
Open
6
 
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TuTh 7:00PM - 9:00PM
Note: The course instructor will work around evening exam conflicts in other classes--email gds.ugrad@umich.edu for an override.

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