96-97 LS&A Bulletin

Germanic Languages and Literatures

May be elected as a departmental concentration program in German or Scandinavian Studies

Professors

Associate Professors

Assistant Professor

Lecturers

German

May be elected as a departmental concentration program

Scandinavian Studies

May be elected as a departmental concentration program

  1. Scandinavian 331. Introduction to Scandinavian Civilization (3 credits).
  2. Two courses (6 credits) in Scandinavian literature or advanced (beyond second year) language.
  3. Scandinavian 430. Colloquium.
  4. Two courses (6 credits) in Scandinavian history, political science, economics, social issues.
  5. Two courses (6 credits) in Scandinavian humanities: literature, music; film, art, architecture, philosophy.
  6. Two upper-level courses in Scandinavian or courses with relevant Scandinavian content (6 credits). See list of courses in other departments.
  7. A cognate area of 6 credits in one discipline. (This may be an area of second concentration.)
Courses in Other Departments


Courses in Dutch (Division 357)

111. First Special Speaking and Reading Course. Graduate students should elect the course as Dutch 511. (4). (LR).

112. Second Special Speaking and Reading Course. Dutch 111 or the equivalent. Graduate students should elect the course as Dutch 512. (4). (LR).

231. Second-Year Dutch. Dutch 112 or the equivalent. Graduate students should elect the course as Dutch 531. (4). (LR).

232. Second-Year Dutch. Dutch 231 or the equivalent. Graduate students should elect the course as Dutch 532. (4). (LR).

339. Independent Study. (2-4). (Excl). (INDEPENDENT). May be repeated for credit.

480. Modern Dutch Literature. Dutch 231 or permission of instructor. (3). (Excl).

491. Colloquium on Modern Dutch Culture and Literature. (3). (Excl). May be repeated for a total of 6 credits.

492. Colloquium on Modern Dutch Culture and Literature. (3). (Excl). May be repeated for a total of 6 credits.

495. Topics in Dutch Literature. Dutch 232 or the equivalent. (3). (Excl). May be elected for a total of 6 credits.


German Courses (Division 379)

100. Intensive Elementary Course. No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in 101, 102 or 103. (8). (LR).

101. Elementary Course. All students with prior classwork in German must take the placement test. No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in 100. (4). (LR).

102. Elementary Course. German 101 or the equivalent. No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in 100 or 103. (4). (LR).

103. Review of Elementary German. Assignment by placement test or permission of department. No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in 100 or 102. (4). (LR).

111. First Special Reading Course. Undergraduates must obtain permission of the department. (4). (Excl).

112. Second Special Reading Course. German 111 or the equivalent (placement test). (4). (Excl).

113. Advanced Special Reading. Completion of German 112 with a "B" or the equivalent. (4). (Excl). (INDEPENDENT).

221. Accelerated Third Semester German. Placement test. No credit granted to those who have completed 230 or 231. 4 credits granted to those who have completed German 102. (5). (Excl).

230. Intensive Second-Year Course. German 102 or the equivalent. No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in 221, 222, 231, or 232. (8). (LR).

231. Second-Year Course. German 102 or 103, or the equivalent (placement test). No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in 230 or 221. (4). (LR).

232. Second-Year Course. German 231 or the equivalent (placement test). No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in 230 or 236. (4). (LR). Some sections of German 232 address special topics, e.g., music, philosophy, science, current political issues, etc.

305. Practical German. German 232 or the equivalent. (1). (Excl). Offered mandatory credit/no credit. This course does not satisfy the language requirement. May be elected for credit twice.

325. Intermediate German. German 232. (3). (Excl).

326. Intermediate German. German 325. (3). (Excl).

329. Independent Study. Permission of chairman. (1-4). (Excl). (INDEPENDENT). May be repeated for credit.

350. Business German. German 232 or the equivalent. (3). (Excl).

351. Business German. German 232 or the equivalent. (3). (Excl).

380. Charlemagne, Arthur, and the German Troubadours. German 232 or equivalent. (3). (Excl).

381. Eighteenth to Nineteenth-Century Drama. German 232 or the equivalent. (3). (HU).

382. Nineteenth to Twentieth-Century Drama. German 232 or the equivalent. (3). (HU).

383. German Lyric Poetry. German 232 or the equivalent. (3). (HU).

384. Short Fiction: Romanticism to Realism. German 232 or the equivalent. (3). (HU).

385. Short Fiction: Naturalism to the Present. German 232 or the equivalent. (3). (HU).

415. The German Language Past and Present. One year beyond 232 or the equivalent, or permission of instructor. (3). (Excl).

425. Advanced German. German 326. (3; 2 in the half-term). (Excl).

426. Advanced German. German 326. (3; 2 in the half-term). (Excl).

450. Medieval German Literature in Modern German Translation. One year beyond 232 or the equivalent, or permission of instructor. (3). (Excl).

452. German Literature of the Eighteenth Century. One year beyond 232 or the equivalent, or permission of instructor. (3). (Excl).

453. German Classical Literature. One year beyond 232 or the equivalent, or permission of instructor. (3). (Excl).

454. German Romanticism. One year beyond 232 or the equivalent, or permission of instructor. (3). (Excl).

455. Nineteenth-Century German Fiction. One year beyond 232 or the equivalent, or permission of instructor. (3). (Excl).

456. Nineteenth Century German Theatre. One year beyond 232 or the equivalent, or permission of instructor. (3). (Excl).

457. Twentieth Century German Fiction. One year beyond 232 or the equivalent, or permission of instructor. (3). (Excl).

458. German Literature after 1945. One year beyond 232 or the equivalent, or permission of instructor. (3). (Excl).

471. German Literature from Its Beginning to the Present I. One year beyond 232 or the equivalent, or permission of instructor. (3). (Excl).

472. German Literature from Its Beginning to the Present II. One year beyond 232 or the equivalent, or permission of instructor. (3). (Excl).

491. German Honors Proseminar. Senior Honors standing. (3). (Excl). May not be repeated for credit.

492. German Honors Proseminar. Senior Honors standing. (3). (Excl). May not be repeated for credit.

499. Seminar in German Studies. One year beyond 232 or the equivalent, or permission of instructor. (3). (Excl). May be repeated for credit.

500. Introduction to Germanic Linguistics. (3). (Excl).

503/Education 500. Teaching German/Applied Linguistics. Junior or senior standing; or permission of instructor. (3). (Excl).

504. History of the German Language. Graduate standing; or permission of instructor. (3). (Excl).

506. Seminar in the Structure of Modern German. German 415 or equivalent; or permission of instructor. (3). (Excl).

512. Introduction to Middle High German. Graduate standing or permission of instructor. (3). (Excl).

531/Education D431. Teaching Methods. Senior standing; and candidate for a teaching certificate. (3). (Excl).

540. Introduction to German Studies. Permission of instructor. (3). (Excl).

German Literature and Culture in English


Courses in this section do not require knowledge of German.

171/Hist. 171/UC 171. Coming to Terms with Germany. (4). (HU).

241. Introduction to German Studies. (3). (HU).

330. German Cinema. (3). (Excl). Laboratory fee ($12) required.

375/MARC 375/Rel. 375. Celtic and Nordic Mythology. (3). (Excl).

441. German Masterpieces in English Translation. Junior or senior standing; or permission of instructor. (3). (Excl). May be repeated for a total of 9 credits.

442. Faust and the Faust Legend in English Translation. Junior or senior standing; or permission of instructor. (3). (Excl).

444/MARC 443. Medieval German Literature in English Translation. (3; 2 in the half-term). (Excl).

445. Holocaust Literature in English Translation. (3; 2 in the half-term). (Excl).

448. Modern Classics in Translation: Mann, Kafka, Rilke, and Brecht. (3). (Excl).

449. Special Topics in English Translation. (3). (Excl). May be repeated for a total of 9 credits.

Scandinavian Courses (Division 471)

103. Elementary Swedish. (4). (LR).

104. Elementary Swedish. Swedish 103. (4). (LR).

233. Second-Year Swedish. Swedish 104. (4). (LR).

234. Second-Year Swedish. Swedish 233. (4). (LR).

430. Colloquium in Scandinavian Literature. Reading knowledge of Swedish. (3). (Excl). May be elected twice for credit.

Scandinavian Courses in English


Courses in this section do not require knowledge of a Scandinavian language.

331. Introduction to Scandinavian Civilization. (3). (HU).

349. Independent Study. Permission of instructor. (2-4). (Excl). (INDEPENDENT). May be repeated for credit.

421. Modern Scandinavian Literature in English. Junior standing or permission of instructor. (3). (Excl).

422. Modern Scandinavian Literature in English. Junior standing or permission of instructor. (3). (Excl).

460. Issues in Modern Scandinavia. Introductory sociology or introductory political science, or permission of instructor. (3). (Excl). May be elected for a total of 6 credits.

495. Pre-thesis Research. Open only by invitation to Honors concentrators in Scandinavian Studies. (2). (Excl).

496. Senior Honors Thesis. Open only by invitation to Honors in Scandinavian Studies. 495 is prerequisite to 496. (4). (Excl).