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Department of Modern Languages and Cultures

The German Minor

German Studies is an interdisciplinary concentration focusing on the language, literature, culture, historical development and politics of German-speaking countries.

Required courses for the German Studies minor (Total of 5 minor courses)

  • 4 German courses: Ger 218; 3 courses from the following: Ger 227,228, 231, 236, 260, 321, 322, 357, 370
  • One of the following courses taught in English: Ger 161, Ger 162, Ger 242

Every minor is encouraged to participate in an off-campus study program in a German speaking country if at all possible