GERMAN 232 - Second-Year Course
Winter 2021, Section 001 - Environment and Sustainability
Instruction Mode: Section 001 is  Online (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

Germany is the land of 'Energiewende'. In this class students will learn about Germany's politically supervised shift in direction from nuclear and fossil fuels to renewable sources of energy. Students will read about sustainability, renewable energies, environmentally compatible mobility, efficient use of resources, and how environmental protection is implemented in Germany.

Course Requirements:

Course requirements include regular attendance and participation, homework assignments, quizzes and presentations.

Class Format:

Instruction Mode: As a DC (Distance due to COVID) course, all aspects of this course will be fully compatible with remote online learning.

Learning Mode: The weekly lectures for this course will be synchronous that will require active participation. Students will need to have their camera turned on during the class. This course will mainly use Zoom for synchronous meetings and BlueJeans as a back-up. Students should have access to a camera and microphone.

Course Testing/Assessment: Testing for this class will be synchronous.

Schedule

GERMAN 232 - Second-Year Course
Schedule Listing
001 (REC)
 Online
19096
Open
4
 
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TuWThF 10:00AM - 11:00AM
002 (REC)
 Online
12757
Open
5
 
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TuWThF 11:00AM - 12:00PM
003 (REC)
 Online
12758
Closed
0
 
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TuWThF 12:00PM - 1:00PM
004 (REC)
 Online
12759
Closed
0
 
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TuWThF 1:00PM - 2:00PM
005 (REC)
 Online
12760
Closed
0
 
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MTuWTh 9:00AM - 10:00AM
006 (REC)
 Online
17583
Open
8
 
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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.
007 (REC)
 Online
24199
Open
2
 
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MTuWTh 2:00PM - 3:00PM

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