GERM 231: Intermediate German 1

German 231 – Intermediate German I: Deutsche Identitäten heute/German Identities Today

  • Professors: Amanda Randall
  • Prerequisite: German 112 or Placement Exam level recommendation
  • Students continue to explore everyday life in German-speaking countries through reading, discussing, and retelling narrative texts. Unit themes include cultural and national identity formation, the notion of home (Heimat), cultural diversity, and migration to and from Germany. This course places an emphasis on vocabulary building and expansion of German grammar knowledge, and on the composition of short narratives to develop writing skills for paragraph-length discourse.