GERMAN 232 - Second-Year Course
Winter 2018, Section 004 - German Comics and Graphic Novels
Instruction Mode: Section 004 is (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
Consent:
With permission of instructor.
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

Like most people, you probably know of someone who claims to have acquired another language simply by watching TV, listening to music or reading. What this student has figured out is that learner motivation and interesting, comprehensible material are the keys to advancing in a second language. This course exploits that very idea by offering students a wide variety of appealing, accessible reading materials, thanks to the recent boom in Germany’s production of comics and graphic novels. While we will read and discuss several important works together, the majority of the texts will be self-selected by the students from our large collection. Class time will be dedicated to speaking about the readings and creating our own comics. There will also be a number of regular writing assignments, such as a reading journal and three short essays. No experience in reading or making comics is required.

Schedule

GERMAN 232 - Second-Year Course
Schedule Listing
001 (REC)
 In Person
18310
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MTuThF 10:00AM - 11:00AM
002 (REC)
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11482
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4
 
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MTuWTh 4:00PM - 5:00PM
003 (REC)
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11483
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1
 
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TuWThF 12:00PM - 1:00PM
004 (REC)
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11484
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MTuWTh 1:00PM - 2:00PM
005 (REC)
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11485
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MTuWTh 9:00AM - 10:00AM
006 (REC)
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16623
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TuTh 7:00PM - 9:00PM
007 (REC)
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24612
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MTuWTh 2:00PM - 3:00PM

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