Archived Versions

21F.401 / 21F.451 / 21F.471 German I

As taught in: Fall 2008

Three students sitting at desks, reading to each other from textbooks.

Students in class practice grammar, vocabulary, and conversational skills. (Image by Peter Weise. Used with permission.)




Peter Weise

Course Features

Course Description

This course gives an introduction to German language and culture. The focus is on acquisition of vocabulary and grammatical concepts through active communication. Audio, video, and printed materials provide direct exposure to authentic German language and culture. A self-paced language lab program is fully coordinated with the textbook/workbook. The first semester covers the development of effective basic communication skills.