German (GER)

GER 101 | Conversational German I

Lecture Credit: 3

Introduces beginning students to conversational German and focuses on understanding and speaking German. Covers basic vocabulary, grammar, and expressions that are used in daily situations and in travel.

GER 102 | Conversational German II

Lecture Credit: 3

Continues the sequence for students who wish to understand and speak German. Covers basic patterns, expressions, and grammar.

Prerequisite: GER 101 with a grade of C or better

GER 111 | German Language I

Lecture Credit: 5

Develops students’ interpretive, interpersonal, and presentational communicative abilities in the language. Integrates these skills in the cultural contexts in which the language is used. Offers a foundation in the analysis of culture.

Prerequisite: Demonstrated college readiness in English (www.ccd.edu/collegeready)

GER 112 | German Language II

Lecture Credit: 5

Expands students’ interpretive, interpersonal, and presentational communicative abilities in the language across the disciplines. Integrates these skills with the study of the cultures in which the language is used. Offers a foundation in the analysis of culture and develops intercultural communicative strategies.

Prerequisite: GER 111 with a grade of C or better, or a placement score of 282 or better

GER 211 | German Language III : GT-AH4

Lecture Credit: 3

Continues German Language I and II in the development of increased functional proficiency in listening, speaking, reading and writing the German language. This course is one of the Statewide Guaranteed Transfer courses. GT-AH4

Prerequisite: GER 112 with a grade of C or better, or a placement score of 346 or better

Note: The order of the topics and the methodology will vary according to individual texts and instructors.

GER 212 | German Language IV: GT-AH4

Lecture Credit: 3

Continues German Language I, II and III in the development of increased functional proficiency in listening, speaking, reading and writing the German language. This course is one of the Statewide Guaranteed Transfer courses. GT-AH4

Prerequisite: GER 211 with a grade of C or better, or a placement score of 404 or better

Note: The order of the topics and the methodology will vary according to individual texts and instructors.

GER 275 | Special Topics

Lecture Credit: 0-12

Provides students with a vehicle to pursue in depth exploration of special topics of interest.

Prerequisite: This course may require prerequisites or permission of instructor

GER 285 | Independent Study

Independent Study Credit: 0-12

Meets the individual needs of students. Students engage in intensive study or research under the direction of a qualified instructor.

Prerequisite: Instructor permission