Systematic review of grammar, aural and speaking practice, discussion of video and television programs, and reading of selected texts in contemporary German. Stress will be on the acquisition and polishing of verbal, reading, writing, and comprehension skills in German. Three hours per week for explanation and structured discussion, plus one hour per week in small sections for additional practice with German language assistants.
The course will be conducted online, so 5-College students are welcome to enroll! Students and teachers interface using Zoom, Google drive, and Moodle. A flexible MWF 50-minute Zoom meeting accommodates class and group sessions.
Requisite: GERM 102 or two years of secondary-school German or equivalent. Fall semester: Professor Gilpin. Spring semester: Lecturer Schrade.