Introduction to German Language and Culture II

This course offers a contemporary, interactive, intensive, and effective introduction at the elementary level to the German language and various aspects of German culture. It aims to foster the acquisition of the German language through increased immersion; it helps students master the vocabulary needed to accomplish simple and routine tasks and build more comprehensive grammatical structures necessary to communicate issues of immediate relevance. It encourages students to improve their understanding, speaking, and writing skills further. Also, this course enhances the understanding, appreciation, and interpretation of German cultural practices, artifacts, and perspectives and encourages students to apply principles of intercultural communication in their interaction in the German language.

Credits: 3 Cr.