Aug 19, 2019  
2019-2020 Augusta University Catalog 
    
2019-2020 Augusta University Catalog

Minor in German


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Program Overview

The ability to communicate in more than one language has become a prized skill in the global marketplace. The foreign language minor prepares students for this changing marketplace. The German minor is designed for students interested in the German language and German-speaking cultures. Students will develop reading, writing, speaking, and listening skills in German and be prepared to use the German language in their field of interest upon graduation. The minor requires 18 hours of German classes.

https://www.augusta.edu/pamplin/english-foreign-languages/foreignlanguages/german.php

Progression & Graduation Requirements
  • Courses taken to satisfy Core Areas A through E may not be counted as coursework in the minor.
  • A grade of C or better is required in all courses.
  • For information on foreign language credit by examination through CLEP, the International Baccalaureate Program or the Defense Language Institute, see the Admissions page: http://www.augusta.edu/admissions/.
  • For student and program assessment, the Department of English and Foreign Languages has instituted the following policies. Except where noted, they are intended for all students enrolled in upper division foreign language courses, regardless of major, minor or degree seeking status.
    • Portfolios - Students who are completing their fourth upper-division Spanish, French or German course must submit their Junior Portfolio (JP) by the deadline indicated that semester. Students who do not successfully complete their JP will receive an Incomplete in the course.
    • Departmental Exams - Students who are completing their fourth upper-division Spanish, French or German course must take the departmental exam, level one, during that semester. Students who do not take the departmental exam for the minor will not be allowed to enroll in German classes until they have taken the exam. Students who do not complete the exam will receive an Incomplete in the course.

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