Courses

GER 101 Elementary German I (3 credits)

This course is designed for students with little or no previous knowledge of German. Students acquire basic grammar and lexical skills that will enable them to communicate in routine social or professional situations within an authentic cultural context. Topics may include, but are not limited to the following: biographical information, relationships, preferences, housing, daily routines and activities, and making plans. This course also fulfills the Global Awareness and Diversity (GLAD) requirement at OCC. Upon successful completion of GER 101, students may enroll in GER 102.

GER 102 Elementary German II (3 credits)

This course is a sequel to Elementary German I. It builds upon the basic grammatical, linguistic, communicative and cultural concepts learned in GER 101. Students learn to communicate in the context of an increasing number of daily life topics. Topics may include, but are not limited to the following: food and dining, urban and commercial contexts, clothing and other belongings, health and emergencies, leisure activities and travel plans. This course also fulfills the Global Awareness and Diversity (GLAD) requirement at OCC. Prerequisite: GER 101 or permission of instructor.