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German Minor

Languages and Literatures


Hallo! Willkommen! A minor in German, the most spoken language in the European Union, opens doors for students in the fields of science, technology, business, journalism, and the arts. Completion of the minor requires 18 credits of the following course offerings, chosen in consultation with the department chair.


GER 1010 German, Level I
GER 1020 German, Level II
GER 2030 German, Level III
GER 2040 Intermediate German Conversation
GER 3090; 3100 Masterpieces of German Literature I and II
GER 3110; 3120 Advanced German Conversation
GER 3550; 3560 Civilization of Germany I; II
GER 3690; 3700 Goethe
GER 3710 German Romanticism
GER 3720 German Novel
GER 3870; 3880 Advanced German Grammar and Composition I; II
GER 4953 Independent Study

Only academic programs approved by NYSED are eligible for federal and state aid: NYS Inventory of Registered Programs http://www.nysed.gov/heds/IRPSL1.html.  Minors are not recognized by NYSED therefore associated courses are only eligible for federal or state aid consideration when required by a major or when also used to satisfy a core or general elective requirement.

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