Course Syllabi

2017 Summer Program

GER 100Y (GER) Introduction to German I
GER 200Y (GER) Introduction to German II

2016-17 Program

Language Courses
GER 100Y (GER) Introduction to German I
GER 101HS (GER) Introduction to German I
GER 200Y (GER) Introduction to German II
GER 260Y1 (YID) Elementary Yiddish
GER 260Y1 (YID) Elementary Yiddish (2nd Term)
GER 300Y (GER) Intermediate German
GER 360HF (YID) Intermediate Yiddish
GER 400HF (GER) Advanced German
GER 462HS (YID) Advanced Yiddish

Topic Courses
GER 275HS (ENG) Marx, Nietzsche, and Freud
GER 305HF (GER) German Literature II
GER 310HS (GER) Contemporary Media
GER 321HF (GER) 19th Century German Literature
GER 336HS (GER) Focus on Berlin
GER 340HF (GER) German Theater Production
GER 367HF (ENG) Yiddish Humour “It Sounds Better in Yiddish”
GER 370HF (GER) German Business Culture 1
GER 372HS (GER) German Business Culture 2
GER 410HF (ENG) Introduction to German Intellectual History
GER 425HS (GER) Romanticism/Dreams-Desire-Delusions
CCR199HS (ENG) Cities, Real and Imagined
CCR199Y (ENG) Poets & Power: Art Under the Nazis

* ENG / GER designates whether the course is taught in English or German

2016 Summer Program

GER 100Y (GER) Introduction to German I
GER 200Y (GER) Introduction to German II

2015-16 Program

Language Courses
GER 100Y (GER) Introduction to German I
GER 200Y (GER) Introduction to German II
GER 300Y (GER) Intermediate German
GER 400Y (GER) Advanced German
GER 260Y (ENG) Elementary Yiddish

Topic Courses
GER 150HS (ENG) German Culture and Civilization
GER 251HS (ENG) German & European Cinema
GER 270HF (ENG) Money and Economy in German Literature and Culture
GER 272HS (GER) Introduction to Business German
GER 275HS (ENG) Marx, Nietzsche, Freud
GER 305HF (GER) Introduction to German Literature II
GER 310HS (GER) German Culture
GER 320HF (GER) The Age of Goethe
GER 322HS (GER) Kafka
GER 323HF (GER) Weimar Culture & Beyond
GER 326HS (GER) Writing Memory
GER 411HF (GER) Introduction to Critical Theory
GER 431HS (GER) Turkish-German Literature
GER 450HS (GER) Visual Culture
CCR 199HS (ENG) Technology and the Human
CCR 199Y (ENG) Our Vampires, Ourselves

2014-15 Program

Language Courses
GER 100Y (GER) Introduction to German I
GER 200Y (GER) Introduction to German II
GER 300Y (GER) Intermediate German
GER 400HF (GER) Advanced German Practice
GER 260Y (ENG) Elementary Yiddish
GER 360HF (ENG) Intermediate Yiddish

Topic Courses
GER 150HS (ENG) German Culture & Civilization “How German is It?”
GER 175HS (ENG) German Cultural Studies: Marx, Nietzsche, and Freud
GER 205HS (GER) Introduction to German Literature I
GER 240HF (ENG) German Drama in Translation
GER 250HS (ENG) Recent Trends in German Cinema
GER 305HF (GER) Introduction to German Literature II
GER 310HS (GER) Contemporary German Culture and Media
GER 330HF (GER) Introduction to Poetry
GER 332HF (GER) Deviance, Madness, Outsiders in Literature
GER 336HS (GER) Focus on Berlin
GER 340HS (GER) German Theater Production
GER 370HF (GER) German Business Culture 1
GER 372HS (GER) German Business Culture 2
GER 423HF (GER) Transnational Literatures
GER 426HS (GER) Medieval German Language and Literature
GER 430HS (ENG) Goethe’s Novels
CCR 199Y (ENG) Our Vampires, Ourselves
CCR 199HS (ENG) Circles of Celluloid

2014 Summer Program

GER 100Y (GER) Introduction to German I
GER 150Y (ENG) German Literature and Culture
GER 200Y (GER) Introduction to German II

2013-14 Program

CCR 199Y (ENG) Technology and the Human
GER 100Y (GER) Introduction to German I
GER 150HS (ENG) Marx, Nietzsche, and Freud
GER 200Y (GER) Introduction to German II
GER 205HS (GER) Introduction to German Literature I
GER 220HS (ENG) German Literature in English Translation
GER 270HS (GER) Money and Economy in German Literature and Culture
GER 272HS (GER) Business German
GER 300Y (GER) Intermediate German
GER 305HF (GER) Introduction to German Literature II
GER 310S (GER) Contemporary German Culture and Media
GER 320HF (GER) The Age of Goethe
GER 323HS (GER) Weimar Culture and Beyond
GER 326HF (GER) Writing Memory Post 1945
GER 350HS (GER) German Film History: German Cinema after Unification
GER 411HF (ENG) Introduction to Critical Theory – The Dialectic of Enlightment
GER 425HS (GER) Dreams – Desire – Delusion
GER 430HF / VIC 402 (ENG) Translation and Comparativity

2013 Summer Program

GER 100Y (GER) Introduction to German I
GER 150H (ENG) German Literature and Culture
GER 200Y (GER) Introduction to German II

2012 Summer Program

GER 100Y (GER) Introduction to German I
GER 150H (ENG) German Culture and Civilization

2011-12 Program

GER 100Y (GER) Introduction to German I
GER 150HS (ENG) German Culture and Civilization
CCR 199HS (ENG) Technology and the Human
GER 200Y (GER) Introductory German II
GER 205HS (GER) Introduction to German Literature I – Refer to Handbook
GER 220HF (ENG) Monsters, Murderers and Magic
GER 300Y (GER) Intermediate German
GER 305HF (GER) Introduction to German Literature II
GER 320HF (GER) Age of Goethe
GER 323HF (GER) Jewish Culture in the Weimar Republic
GER 326HF (GER) Writing Memory
GER 340HS (GER) Theater Production: DraKul(j)a
GER 350HS (GER) German Visual Culture
GER 360HF (GER) Intermediate Yiddish
GER 361HS (ENG) Homeless or Worldly? Modern Jewish Literature in Europe
GER 370HF (GER) Business German
GER 400HF (GER) Advanced German Practice – Grammatik & Stilistik
GER 411HF (ENG) Introduction to Critical Theory
GER 421HF (GER) **CANCELLED** Gender and Identity

2011 Summer Program

GER 100Y Introduction to German I
GER 150HF German Culture and Civilization
GER 200Y Introduction to German II

2010-11 Program

GER 100Y Introduction to German I
GER 150HS German Culture and Civilization
CCR 199HS Medieval Aristocratic Culture
HUM 199Y Seminar: Globalization and its discontents: Germany as case study
HUM 199Y Seminar: Technology and the Human
GER 200Y Introductory German II
GER 205HS Introduction to German Literature I
GER 240HF German Drama
GER 250HS German Film History
GER 260Y Elementary Yiddish
GER 300Y Intermediate German
GER 305HF Introduction to German Literature II
GER 310HS German Culture and Media
GER 321HF 19th Century German Literature: Zwischen Volk und Nation, Philister und Prolet, Kutsche und Eisenbahn
GER 322HS Kafka in Context
GER 330HS Introduction to Poetry
GER 336HF Focus on Berlin “Fictions of Division & Reunion”
GER 361HF Introduction to Yiddish Literature and Culture in Translation
GER 370HF Business German
GER 372HS Business German II
GER 400HF Advanced German Practice
GER 410HF Intellectual History
GER 423HS Transnational Literatures: Minor(ity) Perspectives
GER 426HF Introduction to Medieval German Language and Culture

2009-10 Program

GER 100Y Introduction to German I
GER 150HS German Culture and Civilization
HUM 199Y Seminar: Early European History
GER 200Y Introductory German II
GER 204HF German Literature in Translation: “Monsters, Murderers and Magic”
GER 205HS Introduction to German Literature I
GER 260Y Elementary Yiddish
GER 300Y Intermediate German
GER 305HF Introduction to German Literature II
GER 310HS Contemporary German Culture
GER 324HF Romanticism
GER 327HS Madness in Literature
GER 334HF Weimar Culture & Beyond
GER 351HF German Cinema
GER 362HS Intermediate Yiddish
GER 365HS Intermediate Yiddish
GER 370HF Business German
GER 380HS German Theater Production: Die Physiker
GER 400HF Advanced German Practice
GER 420HS Age of Goethe
GER 421HS Gender and Identity
GER 426HF Introduction to Medieval German Language and Culture
GER 430HS Spinoza: Secularization in Modern Jewish Thought
GER 462HS Advanced Yiddish
GER 470HS Business German