This program is designed to provide students with skills in understanding, speaking, reading, and writing German. It also gives students a greater understanding of German culture and civilization and prepares them for greater international and domestic career opportunities.
For the suggested sequence of courses to be taken, and/or for assistance in transferring to a four-year institution, students should consult the Counseling Center or the Department of Foreign Languages.
Foreign Exchange Clerk
Foreign Service Officer
Interpreter / Translator1
Public Relations Specialist1
Bachelor’s Degree or higher required.
The Program-level Student Learning Outcomes (PSLOs) below are outcomes that students will achieve after completing specific degree / certificate requirements in this program. Students will:
- Utilize more complex vocabulary and grammatical structures to communicate and discuss hypothetical situations dealing with nature, city, life, health, and well-being, professions and occupations, the arts, current events, and politics.
- Utilize more complex vocabulary and grammatical structures to write about situations dealing with nature, city, life, health and well-being, professions, and the arts, current events, and politics.
- Use language and vocabulary skills developed in class to read, analyze, and interpret authentic texts.
Associate Degree Major Requirements
|GERM-250||Conversational German I||3|
|GERM-251||Conversational German II||3|
|HIST-106||Modern Western Civilization||3|
|or HUM-120||European Humanities|
Plus General Education and Elective Requirements
Certificate of Achievement
Any student who wishes to complete only the requirements listed above qualifies for a Certificate of Achievement in German. An official request must be filed with the Admissions and Records Office prior to the deadline as stated in the Academic Calendar.