GERMAN

CRN

13341

Distribution

D

Course No.

GER 102 A

Title

Beginning German II

Professor

Franz Kempf

Schedule

Mon Tu Wed Th 11:30 am - 12:30 pm LC 118
A continuation of GER 101, this course is designed to develop listening comprehension and speaking proficiency, as well as reading and writing skills. Instruction includes grammar drills, review of readings, communication practice, guided composition, and language lab exercises. Readings furnish insights into many aspects of German civilization and culture, conveying what life is like in the German-speaking countries today. Indivisible.

CRN

13501

Distribution

D

Course No.

GER 102 B

Title

Beginning German II

Professor

Susan Bernofsky

Schedule

Tu Wed Th Fr 11:30 am - 12:30 pm LC 115
See description above.

CRN

13397

Distribution

D

Course No.

GER 320

Title

Modern German Short Prose

Professor

Susan Bernofsky

Schedule

Tu Th 3:00 pm - 4:20 pm LC 208
A survey of great works of mainly twentieth-century prose, including Novellen, Erzählungen, parables and other short forms. Detailed literary analysis is combined with examination of social/political/historical contexts. Readings include Franz Kafka, Robert Musil, Thomas Mann, Robert Walser, Heinrich von Kleist, Jeremias Gotthelf, Walter Benjamin, Hans Erich Nossack, Ingeborg Bachmann, Max Frisch, Friedrich Dürrenmatt, Ilse Aichinger, Peter Handke, Thomas Bernhard, Jenny Erpenbeck and Yoko Tawada. Conducted in German.