FACULTY OF ARTS

GERMAN COURSE LIST

In accordance with Senate's Policy Regarding Inactive Courses, courses which have not been offered in the previous three academic years and which are not scheduled to be offered in the current academic year have been removed from the following listing. For information about any of these inactive courses, please contact the Head of the Department.

1000. Elementary German I (F) & (W). A course intended to give beginners a basic knowledge of the spoken and written language and culture of the German-speaking countries.

1001. Elementary German II (F) & (W). A continuation of Elementary German I with the same basic text.
Prerequisite: German 1000.

2010. Intermediate German I (F) & (W). This course is mainly a completion and thorough review of the fundamentals of the German language, with a continued strong cultural component.
Prerequisites: German 1000 and 1001 or equivalent.

2011. Intermediate German II (F) & (W). This course is a continuation of G2010.
Prerequisites: German 2010 or consent of the Head of the Department.

2511. Intermediate Composition and Conversation II (S). Continuation of Intermediate Composition and Conversation I.
Prerequisite: German 2510* or consent of the Head of the Department.

* Inactive Course

2900. Introduction to German Culture I (F). A study of the major cultural trends and movements of German-speaking Europe to the beginnings of the modern age. Lectures are given in English. This course qualifies as a research/writing course.

2901. Introduction to German Culture II (W). A study of the major cultural trends and movements of German-speaking Europe in the modern age. Lectures are given in English. This course qualifies as a research/writing course.

3000-3009. Special Topics in German Studies I.

3010. Advanced German I (F). This course aims at a high level of accomplishment in German pronunciation, composition and translation through practice in the spoken language, written exercises and the reading of more advanced literary material.
Prerequisites: German 2010 and 2011 or German 2020* and 2021*.

* Inactive Course

3011. Advanced German II (W). Continuation of Advanced German I, with the same texts.
Prerequisites: German 3010 or consent of the Head of the Department.

3510. Advanced Composition and Conversation I (S). This course is mainly designed for students majoring in German. Its aims are to perfect accuracy and fluency in written and spoken German.
Prerequisites: German 2511.

3511. Advanced Composition and Conversation II (S). Continuation of Advanced Composition and Conversation I.
Prerequisites: German 2511.

3900. Survey of German Literature I (F). A study of the chief periods of German literature based on works of representative authors. A general survey from the earliest works to 1805.
Prerequisites: One of German 2011, 2511, 3011 or the consent of the Head of Department.

3901. Survey of German Literature II (W). A study of the chief periods of German literature based on works of representative authors. A general survey from 1805 to the present.
Prerequisites: One of German 2011, 2511, 3011 or the consent of the Head of Department.

3913. Modern German Literature in Translation II (W). A study of the works of some major modern German authors. Lectures and readings in English.

4001. German Literature of the Eighteenth Century II (W). A study of the historical and cultural background of the eighteenth century, of Storm and Stress and Classicism. Reading and discussion of representative works with emphasis on Goethe and Schiller.
Prerequisites: One of German 2011, 2511, 3011 or the consent of the Head of Department.

4100. German Literature of the 19th Century I (F). A study of the leading exponents of nineteenth-century literature, including the background of Romanticism and the young Germany movement.
Prerequisites: One of German 2011, 2511, 3011 or the consent of the Head of Department.

4301. Middle High German Language and Literature II (W). An introduction to the German language, literature and culture of the eleventh to fifteenth centuries: the heroic epic and lyric poetry of the mediaeval period.
Prerequisites: German 4300* or consent of the Head of the Department.

* Inactive Course

4802-4811. Special Topics in German Studies II.

4998. Comprehensive Examination for Honours Students.

4999. Honours Essay for Honours Students.


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