Minor in German

The minor consists of 21 units of upper division coursework. Up to 16 units of prerequisite coursework or demonstrated language proficiency is required to begin the minor.

German, Minor — 21 units

Courses are 3 units unless otherwise indicated.
Choose two courses from the following (6 units)
  • GER 301 German in Review
  • GER 305 Advanced Grammar and Composition
  • GER 335 German Through Cinema
  • GER 341 Intensive Language Practice and Analysis
Choose one course from the following (3 units)
  • GER 325 Applied German Linguistics: Phonetics and Phonology
  • MLL 325 Linguistics for Foreign Languages
  • GER 330 German Language and Society
Choose one course from the following (3 units)
  • GER 401 German Culture and Civilization
  • GER 502 Contemporary Germany
  • HUM 375 Biography of a City: Berlin
Choose one course from the following (6 units)
  • GER 510 German Literature I
  • GER 511 German Literature II
  • GER 556 19 th and 20 th Century German Plays
  • GER 613 Weimar Literature in English
Electives (3 units)
on advisement
Up to 12 units may be taken through the CSU International Program in Germany. These units must be upper division and must be approved by a German advisor.
Visit the current University Bulletin for complete course descriptions and class schedule.