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Not all combinations of language courses satisfy the GER Foreign Language Requirement. Consult the UWM Undergraduate Catalog and your advisor to determine if the courses you choose are appropriate for the requirement. Consult the UWM Undergraduate Catalog for all language course prerequisites.

Department Name Program Crs Num Course Name Satisfies Req Comments
AIS






151 First-Semester Anishinaabemowin (Ojibwe)
Yes  4 credits


152 Second-Semester Anishinaabemowin (Ojibwe)
Yes  4 credits


251 Third-Semester Anishinaabemowin (Ojibwe)
Yes  4 credits


252 Fourth-Semester Anishinaabemowin (Ojibwe)
Yes  4 credits
Celtic






103 First Sem. Gaelic Yes 3 credits


104 Second Sem. Gaelic Yes 3 credits
    203 Third Sem. Gaelic
Yes 3 credits
    204 Fourth Sem Gaelic
Yes 3 credits
Ex Ed






301 Am Sign Lang I Yes 3 credits



302 Am Sign Lang II Yes 3 credits
    303 Am Sign Lang III
Yes 3 credits
    304 Am Sign Lang IV
Yes
3 credits
F Lang & Lit





Arabic





101 First Sem Arabic Yes 5 credits


102 Second Sem Arabic Yes 5 credits
    201 Third Sem Arabic
Yes 5 credits
    202 Fourth Sem Arabic
Yes 5 credits

Chinese





101 First Sem Chinese Yes 5 credits


102 Second Sem Chinese Yes 5 credits
    201 Third Sem Chinese
Yes 5 credits
    202 Fourth Sem Chinese
Yes 5 credits

Classics





103 First Sem Greek
Yes 4 credits


104 Second Sem Greek Yes 4 credits
    205 Third Sem Greek
Yes 4 credits
    306 Readings in Ancient Greek Literature
Yes 3 credits


103 First Sem Latin
Yes 4 credits


104 Second Sem Latin
Yes 4 credits


205
Third Semester Latin Yes 4 credits
    306 Readings in Latin Literature
Yes 3 credits

F Lang & Lit





103 First Sem Uncommon Lang Yes 1-4 credits


104 Second Sem Uncommon Lang Yes 1-4 credits

  109
First Sem Lao Literacy
Yes
3 credits. Intended for speakers of Lao.
    110 Second Sem Lao Literacy
Yes
3 credits. Intended for speakers of Lao.


102 Uncommon Lang: Intensive First Sem Yes 5-7 credits


202 Uncommon Lang: Intensive Second Sem Yes 5-7 credits

German





101 First Sem German Yes 4 credits


102 Second Sem German Yes 4 credits


203 Third Sem German
Yes 3 credits


204 German in Your Field and Beyond
Yes 3 credits

Hebrew Studies





101 First Sem Hebrew Yes 4 credits


102 Second Sem Hebrew
Yes 4 credits


201 Third Sem Hebrew
Yes 4 credits


202 Fourth Sem Hebrew Yes 4 credits

Japanese





101 First Sem Japanese Yes 5 credits


102 Second Sem Japanese Yes 5 credits
    201 Third Sem Japanese
Yes 5 credits
    202 Fourth Sem Japanese
Yes 5 credits

Korean





101 First Sem Korean Yes 5 credits


102 Second Sem Korean Yes 5 credits
    201 Third Sem Korean
Yes 5 credits
    202 Fourth Sem Korean
Yes 5 credits
  Scandinavian Studies
       
    101 First Sem Swedish
Yes 4 credits
    102 Second Sem Swedish
Yes 4 credits
    203 Third Sem Swedish
Yes 3 credits
    204 Fourth Sem Swedish
Yes 3 credits

Slavic Lang





101 First Sem Polish Yes 5 credits


102 Second Sem Polish Yes 5 credits
    201 Third Sem Polish
Yes 3 credits
    202 Fourth Sem Polish
Yes 3 credits


101 First Sem Russian Yes 5 credits


102 Second Sem Russian Yes 5 credits


201 Third sem Russian Yes 4 credits


202 Fourth Sem Russian Yes 4 credits
Fren Ital & Comp Lit





French





103 First Sem French Yes 4 credits


104 Second Sem French Yes 4 credits


203 Third Sem French
Yes 3 credits
    204 Fourth Sem French
Yes 3 credits


113 Intensive French I Yes 4 credits


114 Intensive French II Yes 4 credits

Italian





103 First Sem Italian Yes 4 credits


104 Second Sem Italian Yes 4 credits


203 Third Sem Italian
Yes 3 credits
    204 Fourth Sem Italian
Yes 3 credits


113 Intensive Italian I Yes 4 credits


114 Intensive Italian II Yes 4 credits
Global Studies






299 (Fall 2010 only) Ad Hoc: First-Semester Afrikaans Yes Currently, only offered for Fall 2010. May be offered in the future under another course number. Only Afrikaans Language course titles of Global Studies 299 count toward the GER Foreign Language Requirement.


299 (Spring 2011 only) Ad Hoc: Second-Semester Afrikaans Yes Currently, only offered for Spring 2011. May be offered in the future under another course number. Only Afrikaans Language course titles of Global Studies 299 count toward the GER Foreign Language Requirement.
Hmong Diaspora Studies
         
    107 First Sem Hmong Literacy
Yes Intended for speakers of Hmong. 3 credits
    108 Second Sem Hmong Literacy
Yes

Intended for speakers of Hmong. 3 credits

Span & Portuguese





Portuguese





103 First Sem Portuguese Yes 4 credits


104 Second Sem Portuguese Yes 4 credits


110 Accelerated Portuguese I Yes May not be combined with Portuguese 103 to satisfy the GER Foreign Language Requirement. 3 credits


111 Accelerated Portuguese II Yes May not be combined with Portuguese 104 to satisfy the GER Foreign Language Requirement. 3 credits
    203 Third Sem Portuguese
Yes 3 credits
    204 Fourth Sem Portuguese
Yes 3 credits

Spanish





103 First Sem Spanish Yes 4 credits


104 Second Sem Spanish Yes 4 credits


203 Third Sem Spanish Yes 3 credits
 
204 Fourth Sem Spanish
Yes 3 credits