The College of St. Scholastica
1200 Kenwood Avenue
Duluth, MN 55811
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Martin Pflug, Ph.D.
Tower Hall, Room 4136
Fast Facts: German Minor
Minor: 20 credits
Participation in Study Abroad program
Here are some classes you could take as part of this minor. Please note that you would not necessarily need all of these courses to fulfill a minor. This list doesn't include general education courses. Be sure to create your course plan in consultation with your advisor.
Introduces more complex linguistic features and continues the development of the oral, listening comprehension, reading and writing skills within culturally contrastive contexts. Prerequisite: Placement test or permission of instructor.
Promotes the synthesis of the basic language skills through a grammar review, vocabulary building, the use of authentic texts, hands-on projects, films and native speakers to generate discussion and deepen cultural understanding. Prerequisite: Placement test or permission of instructor.
Continues the language skills and cultural understanding synthesis of the previous course, adding historical and literary texts to help develop the pragmatics of opinion formation and more complex discourse. Prerequisite: GMN 2201 or permission of instructor.
"Getting my German minor was an awesome experience. The small class sizes and individual attention allowed me to focus on learning German language and culture as it fit my interests. It was an integral part of my education, and has enriched my future pursuits with a global perspective.
– Josh Lehn, ‘12