Credit: 1 unit
This course teaches the fundamentals of German and introduces the cultures of the German-speaking peoples. It emphasizes
the basic skills of listening, speaking, reading, and writing; the use of practical vocabulary (greetings, school, leisure activities,
family, food); and elementary grammar. Students listen to and tell stories, write short creative stories, develop reading skills.
Active class participation is essential. Because this class emphasizes communication, regular attendance is required. This
class is not intended for native speakers.