Listed below are the course numbers and descriptions for courses being offered in Fall 2014.
For detailed listings of course sections please see the full course schedule at http://www.UTA.edu/MyMav
Your course syllabus should be posted on your instructor's Research Profile page which may be found here.
German Courses • Fall 2014
GERM 1441 • German Level I
Multimedia immersion in the culture and language of German-speaking countries. Designed to enable students to understand and communicate effectively in German at the beginning level. No prerequisites.
GERM 1442 • Beginning German II
Continuation of beginning German. Prerequisite: GERM 1441 with a grade of C or better.
GERM 2313 • Intermediate German I
Continued immersion in the culture and language of German-speaking countries. Application of strategies and technology in mastering listening, speaking, reading, and writing at the intermediate level. Prerequisite: GERM 1442 with a grade of C or better.
GERM 2314 • Intermediate German II
Continuation of intermediate German. Prerequisite: GERM 2313 with a grade of C or better.
GERM 3310 • Localization And Translation I
Introduction to cultural and linguistic issues in the translation of German language texts. Students will explore current technologies used in various real-world translation contexts and how to adapt texts, products, and services to the locale for which they are intended. May be repeated once. Prerequisite: GERM 2314 with a grade of C or better.
GERM 3314 • Topics In German Culture And Composition
Topics in German culture with emphasis on composition and reading skills in German with grammar review. Course may be repeated for credit with departmental permission as topic varies. Prerequisite: GERM 2314 with a grade of C or better.
GERM 4321 • Special Topics In German Studies
Topics in literary and cultural history from 750 to the present. Courses may focus on one area of the history of cultural (including literary) texts, or they may broadly survey the history of written texts in German-speaking Europe. Course may be repeated for credit as topic varies. Course is taught in English. Students may elect to read some of the texts in German
GERM 4334 • The Culture Of Business
The relationship of culture, language, and meaning to issues affecting business and e-commerce in the German-speaking world, with emphasis on intercultural communication in an international business environment. Web-based media segments about international business in German-speaking Europe and the United States are used as an aid in the acquisition of pertinent cultural knowledge, as well as vocabulary. Prerequisite: GERM 2314 with a grade of C or better.