21F.403 German III

As taught in: Spring 2004

Photos of students interacting in class.

Photos of students interacting in class. (Image courtesy of OCW. Courtesy of Thomas Covert, William Etheridge, and David Newell. Used with permission.)

Level:

Undergraduate

Instructors:

Dagmar Jaeger

Course Description

This course expands skills in speaking, reading, listening, and writing. Students develop analytic and interpretative skills through the reading of a full-length drama as well as short prose and poetry (Biermann, Brecht, Dürrenmatt, Tawada and others) and through media selections on contemporary issues in German-speaking cultures. Coursework includes discussions and compositions based on these texts, and review of grammar and development of vocabulary-building strategies. It is recommended for students with two years of high school German.