GRMN 3405A: Adv German for Singers II

This course meets for two hours daily and forms the core of the 400 level program. It aims at strengthening the student's ability to write and speak German at an advanced level through development of speaking, listening, reading, and writing skills with an emphasis on advanced elements of communication and style. Attention will be paid to fine points of grammar, use of idioms, appropriate register. Classroom activities are enhanced by audio and video material as well as visitations by, and subsequent discussions with, German School guests and visitors. Lectures, films, and other cultural events of the German School will be incorporated into the course.

Required texts: All course materials will be provided by the instructor, but it is recommended that each student invest in a good quality reference grammar, such as the Duden Grammatik or similar comprehensive treatment of German grammar and stylistics.

Instructors:
Glenn Levine, David Brenner
Location:
LaForce 122
Schedule:
9:00am-1:00pm on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday (Jul 3, 2017 to Aug 18, 2017)