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COURSES OFFERED

German 1
Elementary German I

4 units; 5 hours lecture
Recommended Preparation: eligibility for English A
Credit, degree applicable
Transfer CSU, UC

This course introduces students to the development of skills for language acquisition in speaking, listening, reading and writing linguistically appropriate German.  Students are also introduced to the cultural background of the language, including relationships among cultural practices and perspectives and the general aspects of every day life.  Technological support includes videos, DVDs, audio CDs, and Internet access to publishers' websites for tutoring and other support.
Note: The course is comparable to two years of high school German.


German 2
Elementary German II

4 units; 5 hours lecture
Prerequisite: German 1 with a minimum grade  of C or equivalent
Credit, degree applicable
Transfer CSU, UC

This course, taught within the context of German culture, is a continuation of the study of elementary German with an emphasis on listening, speaking, reading and writing. Students improve their pronunciation and speaking skills along with their understanding of spoken German. Computer programs and audio and video tapes are available to reinforce the language skills acquired in the classroom.
Note: The prerequisite for this course is comparable to two years of high school German.
 

 Last Published 3/27/15