German Literature Specific Requirements

  1. Basic required courses: Nine half-courses.

    1. German 61 or 62 (may be waived by director of undergraduate studies on the basis of equivalent preparation).

    2. German 71 and 72.

    3. Six additional numbered half-courses in German, four of them on the 100 level or above. Together, these courses should address a wide spectrum of German literature from the medieval period to the present. One course should address a literary genre.

  2. Courses required for honors eligibility: Eleven half-courses.
        a-d. Same as item 1, above.
        e. German 99 (two terms). Honors thesis.

  3. Other information:

    1. The concentration is designed to make it possible to begin with Elementary German (German A or Bab) in the freshman year and to complete the concentration without difficulty.

    2. At the student's request, concentration credit is granted, beyond the basic required courses, for second-year language courses (German Ca, Cb and Dab).