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German
Chair: Michael Mikos...CRT 833...(414) 229-5654...mikos@uwm.edu
Coordinator: Veronica Lundback...CRT 893...(414) 229-4547...lundback@uwm.edu

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Please note: The College of Letters & Science charges an additional special course fee for Distance Education (online) sections. These sections can be distinguished by a section number beginning with 2-- (e.g., 201, 202). If the special course fee is not listed in the Schedule of Classes, please contact Andy Cuneo, L&S Student Academic Services, via e-mail, acuneo@uwm.edu, or phone (414) 229-2787.
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GERMAN-101: First-Semester German (4 units; U )

Introductory course for students who have had no previous work in German.

Notes:
Prereq: 0-2 yrs of HS German or level 1 score on German placement test.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    4 LEC 001 45067 10:00 AM-10:50 AM MTWR 09/02-12/11 Kirchman, Catherine BOL 281  
    4 LEC 002 45068 11:00 AM-11:50 AM MTWR 09/02-12/11 Kellogg, John CRT B19  
    4 LEC 003 47418 12:00 PM-12:50 PM MTWR 09/02-12/11 Hass, Alexander CRT B19  

GERMAN-102: Second-Semester German (4 units; U )

Continuation of German 101.

Notes:
Prereq: grade of C or better in German 101(P) or level 2 score on German placement test. Generates L&S credit for demonstrated equivalent preparation (4 retro crs).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    4 LEC 001 45069 8:00 AM-8:50 AM MTWR 09/02-12/11 Riddle, Lucas CRT 124  
    4 LEC 002 46820 11:00 AM-11:50 AM MTWR 09/02-12/11 Schaefer, Derek BOL B83  

GERMAN-111: German Life and Civilization: Part I (3 units; U ; HU)

The historical and cultural heritage of Germany from earliest times to 1806: major figures and developments in German art, literature, music, philosophy, and language. In English.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 201 47268 - 09/02-12/11 Tieszen, Bozena ONLINE WEB  
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

GERMAN-145: Views of Germany: (3 units; U ; HU)

In-depth study of selected aspects of German civilization as reflected in literature.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Beer, Bread and Brats
HU   3 LEC 001 53253 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Merten-Brugger, Barbara NWQ G596  

GERMAN-197: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U )

Designed to enable students studying language abroad to receive course credit at appropriate level.

Notes:
Retakable w/change in topic. Prereq: acceptance in Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 FLD 101 52043 - 09/02-12/11   OFF CAMPUS  
Audit never allowed.

GERMAN-199: Independent Study (1 - 3 units; U )

Notes:
May not be retaken. Prereq: soph st; 2.5 gpa, cons instr & dept chair.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001 35404 - 09/02-12/11 Davis, Garry TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 002 35405 - 09/02-12/11 Lundback, Veronica TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 004 35406 - 09/02-12/11 Schwertfeger, Ruth TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 005 35407 - 09/02-12/11 Watson, Jennifer TBA  

GERMAN-203: Third-Semester German (3 units; U )

Continuation of German 102.

Notes:
Prereq: grade of C or better in German 102(P) or level 3 score on German placement test. Generates L&S credit for demonstrated equivalent preparation (8 retro cr).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 45070 10:00 AM-10:50 AM MWF 09/02-12/11 Wichert, Nathan NWQ G558  
    3 LEC 002 47926 1:00 PM-1:50 PM MWF 09/02-12/11 Wichert, Nathan HON 195  

GERMAN-204: German in Your Field and Beyond (3 units; U )

Continuation of German 203. Grammar structures; vocabulary development through reading, writing, and speaking about subjects in students' fields of study; inter- and cross-disciplinary studies.

Notes:
Prereq: grade of C or better in German 203(P) or level 4 score on German placement test. Generates L&S credit for demonstrated equivalent preparation (11 retro cr).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 48145 10:00 AM-10:50 AM MWF 09/02-12/11 Schaefer, Derek NWQ 6422  

GERMAN-289: Internship in German, Lower Division (1 - 6 units; U )

Application of basic principles of German in a business, organizational, educational, political, or other appropriate setting.

Notes:
One cr earned for academic work based on 40 hours in internship. Retakable to 6 cr max. Prereq: intro course in German; 2.25 gpa; cons supervising faculty member.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 6 FLD 001 46281 - 09/02-12/11   TBA  

GERMAN-297: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U )

Designed to enroll students in UWM sponsored program before course work levels, content, and credits are determined and/or in specially prepared program course work.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic. Prereq: acceptance in Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 LEC 101 37201 - 09/02-12/11   OFF CAMPUS  

GERMAN-331: Intermediate German Grammar and Usage (3 units; U )

Review of major structures in German grammar; application of those structures through writing and speaking. Emphasis on written accuracy and proficiency.

Notes:
Prereq: German 204(P) or equiv. Generates L&S credit for demonstrated equivalent preparation (14 retro cr).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 46028 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Merten-Brugger, Barbara NWQ G558  

GERMAN 332(426): Intermediate Conversation and Composition (3 units; U ; HU)

Practice in conversation and composition, with emphasis on issues in post-war and contemporary German culture, written accuracy, and proficiency.

Notes:
Prereq: German 331(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001 47144 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Merten-Brugger, Barbara NWQ G578  

GERMAN-333: Analysis of German Texts (3 units; U ; HU)

Introduction to a variety of texts in German; overview of basic textual analysis skills.

Notes:
Students are encouraged to take 332 before 333. Prereq: German 331(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001 47895 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Schwertfeger, Ruth CRT 866  

GERMAN-397: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U )

Designed to enable students studying language abroad to receive course credit at appropriate level.

Notes:
Retakable w/change in topic. Prereq: jr st; acceptance in Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 FLD 101 52044 - 09/02-12/11   OFF CAMPUS  
Audit never allowed.

GERMAN-415: Topics in German Civilization: (3 units; U/G )

In-depth study of selected topics of German civilization. Critical analysis and practical application of texts and teaching aids. Recommended for present and future high school teachers.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: jr st; German 332(426)(P); German 333(R) & 334(R).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
20th Century Themes
    3 LEC 001 51516 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Wipplinger, Jonathan NWQ 6422  

GERMAN-460: German Literature from 1965 to the Present: (3 units; U/G )

Literary writers and works of the German-speaking countries from 1965 to the present.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; German 332(426)(P) , 333(P), & 334(P).
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 53254 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Schaefer, Derek NWQ G567  

GERMAN-489: Internship in German, Upper Division (1 - 6 units; U )

Application of advanced principles of German in a business, organizational, educational, political, or other appropriate setting.

Notes:
One cr earned for academic work based on 40 hrs in internship. Retakable to 6 cr max. Prereq: German 332(426)(P), 333(P), & 334(P); 2.25 gpa; cons supervising faculty member.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 6 FLD 001 46298 - 09/02-12/11   TBA  

GERMAN-497: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U/G )

Designed to enroll students in UWM sponsored program before course work levels, content, and credits are determined and/or in specially prepared program course work.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic. Prereq: jr st; acceptance for Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 LEC 101 37206 - 09/02-12/11   OFF CAMPUS  

GERMAN-597: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U/G )

Designed to enable students studying language abroad to receive course credit at appropriate level.

Notes:
Retakable w/ change in topic. Prereq: jr st; acceptance in Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 FLD 101 52004 - 09/02-12/11   OFF CAMPUS  
Audit never allowed.

GERMAN-647: Seminar on Themes and Motifs in German Literature: (3 units; U/G )

Recurring patterns and figures in the major genres.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: jr st; one course from the group German 450-458(C).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
German Nobel Prize Winners
    3 SEM 001 53255 3:30 PM-6:10 PM R 09/02-12/11 Schwertfeger, Ruth CRT 866  

GERMAN-671: Seminar on Phonetics (3 units; U/G )

Articulatory phonetics and phonemics, emphasis on English-German contrasts and pronunciation difficulties; phonetic transcription; drills in pronunciation.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; German 331(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 SEM 002 54347 3:30 PM-6:10 PM W 09/02-12/11 Tieszen, Bozena CRT 839  

GERMAN-697: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U/G )

Designed to enable students studying language abroad to receive course credit at appropriate level.

Notes:
Retakable w/ change in topic. Prereq: jr st; acceptance in Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 FLD 101 52005 - 09/02-12/11   OFF CAMPUS  
Audit never allowed.

GERMAN-699: Independent Reading (1 - 3 units; U )

Advanced independent work under the supervision of a German faculty or instructional academic staff member. Students must submit a study proposal. For more information, consult the German program coord.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic. Prereq: jr st; 2.5 GPA; writ cons instr, dept chair, & assoc dean for SAS.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001 35408 - 09/02-12/11 Davis, Garry TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 002 35409 - 09/02-12/11 Lundback, Veronica TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 004 35410 - 09/02-12/11 Schwertfeger, Ruth TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 005 35411 - 09/02-12/11 Watson, Jennifer TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 006 35412 - 09/02-12/11 Vyleta, Daniel TBA