GRMN 1001. Elementary German I. 4 hours.
Oasis Title: ELE GERMAN I.
Development of the language skills (speaking, listening, reading, and writing) in a cultural context with a focus on spoken German.
Non-traditional format: This course is also offered through University System of Georgia Independent Study (USGIS).
Offered fall and spring semesters every year.

GRMN 1002. Elementary German II. 4 hours.
Oasis Title: ELE GERMAN II.
Prerequisite: GRMN 1001.
A continuation of Elementary German I. Development of the language skills (speaking, listening, reading, and writing) in a cultural context with a focus on spoken German.
Non-traditional format: This course is also offered through University System of Georgia Independent Study (USGIS).
Offered fall and spring semesters every year.

GRMN 1110. Accelerated Elementary German. 4 hours.
Oasis Title: ACCEL ELEM GERM.
Not open to students with credit in GRMN 1001 or GRMN 1002 or GRMN 1140H.
Prerequisite: Placement Test.
Accelerated course reviewing basic principles of the German language for students with some background in high school German.
Offered fall and spring semesters every year.

GRMN 1140H. Elementary German (Honors). 4 hours.
Oasis Title: ELE GER (HONORS).
Not open to students with credit in GRMN 1001 or GRMN 1002.
Prerequisite: Permission of Honors.
A combination of Elementary German I and Elementary German II.
Offered every year.

GRMN 2001. Intermediate German I. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: INTERMED GERMAN I.
Prerequisite: GRMN 1002 or GRMN 1110 or GRMN 1140H.
Topic-oriented course focusing on contemporary German culture and society. Comprehensive review of German grammar, vocabulary building, practice in speaking, reading, writing, and listening.
Non-traditional format: This course is also offered through University System of Georgia Independent Study (USGIS).
Offered fall and spring semesters every year.

GRMN 2002. Intermediate German II. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: INTERMED GERMAN II.
Prerequisite: GRMN 2001.
Continuation of Intermediate German I. Topic-oriented course focusing on contemporary German culture and society. Comprehensive review of German grammar, vocabulary building, practice in speaking, reading, writing, and listening.
Non-traditional format: This course is also offered through University System of Georgia Independent Study (USGIS).
Offered fall and spring semesters every year.

GRMN 2110. Accelerated Intermediate German. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: ACCELINTERMEDGERMAN.
Prerequisite: GRMN 1002 or GRMN 1110.
Accelerated course with comprehensive grammar review and readings of intermediate texts; composition and conversation. (Offered only in Erlangen, Germany).
Offered summer semester every year.

GRMN 2140H. Intermediate German (Honors). 3 hours.
Oasis Title: INTERMED GER HONORS.
Not open to students with credit in GRMN 2001 or GRMN 2002.
Prerequisite: GRMN 1002 and permission of Honors.
Intensive readings in modern German literature and culture, composition, and conversation. Additional language laboratory work may be required.
Offered every year.

GRMN 2300. Introduction to German Culture Studies. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: INTROGRMNCULTSTUD.
Introduces central texts, schools, and debates of German cultural studies and their relationship to literature and film. Issues addressed may include nationalism, gender studies, psychoanalysis, postmodernism, pop culture, and critiques of industrial/capitalist society. Required of all German majors; open to all students. Taught in English.
Offered every year.

GRMN 3010. Language: Culture and Society I. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: LANG: CULT&SOC I.
Not open to students with credit in GRMN 3060 or GRMN 3070.
Prerequisite: GRMN 2002 or GRMN 2110 or permission of department.
Refines basic command of the language, emphasizing written and oral expression. Materials include historical and autobiographical texts that acquaint students with German history and culture from 1900 to the present. Discussion of social, cultural, and political questions central to the development of modern Germany.
Offered fall and spring semesters every year.

GRMN 3020. Language: Culture and Society II. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: LANGUAGE:CULT&SOCII.
Not open to students with credit in GRMN 3080.
Prerequisite: GRMN 3010 or GRMN 3070.
Development of language skills, emphasizing compositions, oral reports, discussions. Organized around literature, film, websites, and nonfiction on topics pertaining to contemporary Germany. Topics include political movements and parties; issues of postunification, the GDR and the Nazi past; multiculturalism; environmentalism; the press and other media; and Germany in a united Europe.
Offered fall and spring semesters every year.

GRMN 3070. Business and Political German I. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: LANGUAGE: BUS&POL I.
Not open to students with credit in GRMN 3010 or GRMN 3060.
Prerequisite: GRMN 2002 or permission of department.
An overview of Germany's contemporary political scene and economic position, Germany in the European Union, and its relation to the United States and the global economy. Communication skills for use in the German-speaking workplace and practical tools to access and understand German political/business media.
Offered fall and spring semesters every year.

GRMN 3080. Business and Political German II. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: LANGUAGE: BUS&POLII.
Not open to students with credit in GRMN 3020.
Prerequisite: GRMN 3010 or GRMN 3070.
Further develops the themes of Business German, with increasing emphasis on personal and group project development and a high level of German linguistic and cultural competence. Students will explore German politics and companies in detail, research case histories, and follow recent developments, trends, and conflicts in the German and European political/economic scene.
Offered fall and spring semesters every year.

GRMN 3110. Germania. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: GERMANIA.
Prerequisite: GRMN 3010 or GRMN 3070.
Explores the diverse histories and cultures of pre-national Germany from the Germanic barbarians through the Holy Roman Empire to the Thirty Years' War (1618-48). Emphasis on history, archaeology, art, and architecture, as well as their historical, religious, and political context. Taught in German.

GRMN 3120. German Courtly Literature. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: GERM COURT LIT.
Not open to students with credit in GRMN 8120.
Prerequisite: GRMN 3010 or GRMN 3070 or permission of department.
Reading and analysis of representative lyric and epic texts from the medieval German "Blütezeit" (1150-1250). Explores the origins and development of German/European secular society in the courtly ideals of love and romance, knighthood and femininity, war and redemption. Taught in German.

GRMN 3220. The Age of Reformation. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: AGE OF REFORMATION.
Prerequisite: GRMN 3010 or GRMN 3070.
Multi-media investigation of the period of massive intellectual and religious transition between 1350 and 1600 in the German-speaking lands. Emphasis on the Catholic conciliar movement; the Protestant Reformation and Sectarianism; and the rise and spread of Northern Humanism. Includes close-readings of German texts. Taught in German.

GRMN 3300. Introduction to German Cinema. 3 hours. 3 hours lecture and 2 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: INTRO GRMN CINEMA.
Survey of history of German cinema; investigation of particular directors, periods, and styles; relationship between German and other national cinemas. Course includes a required weekly film screening. Taught in English.
Non-traditional format: This follows the same format as the film courses offered by Theater and Film Studies. Students must attend a scheduled 2-hour film screening every week, but this is simply part of the work for the course (analogous to a reading assignment in a literature class), and therefore does not carry any additional credit.

GRMN(LING) 3380. Contrastive Grammar of English and German. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: CONTRASTIVE GERMAN.
Prerequisite: GRMN 2002.
Contrastive analysis of German and English phonology and grammar. Prepares future teachers of German to identify structural differences between English and German.
Offered every year.

GRMN 3410. Revolution, Revolt, and Nationlism in the Nineteenth Century. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: REVOLU REVOLT NAT.
Prerequisite: GRMN 3010 or GRMN 3070.
Discussion of texts by German/Austrian writers and artists who responded to and participated in political movements of the nineteenth century. Texts address the Napoleonic Wars, democratic visions, the mid-century revolts, women's rights, Jewish emancipation, and the rise of nationalism. Taught in German.

GRMN 3420. The German Romantic Age. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: GERMAN ROMANTIC AGE.
Prerequisite: GRMN 3010 or GRMN 3070.
What is Romanticism? How do artistic disciplines vary in their expression of Romantic ideals? Works include nineteenth-century poems, fairy tales, short fiction, letters, brief philosophical texts, music, and art. Taught in German.

GRMN 3500. German for Reading Knowledge. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: GERREADKNOWL.
Review of grammar, idioms, and vocabulary; practice in translating moderately difficult technical and non-technical German texts into correct English. Does not apply to the major or minor in German or language certificates. Satisfies language requirement for graduate students.
Offered every year.

GRMN 3550. Contemporary Issues in German Culture, Society, and Literature. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: CONT ISSUES IN GRMN.
Selected contemporary topics in the culture, civilization, language, or literature of German-speaking countries. Taught in English.
Offered summer semester every year.

GRMN 3600H. Heroic Literature (Honors). 3 hours.
Oasis Title: HEROIC LIT HONORS.
Prerequisite: Permission of Honors.
The oldest northern European medieval literary movements from the Age of Migrations to the Viking period, with influences from mythology and folklore. Taught in English.
Not offered on a regular basis.

GRMN 3610. Discourses of Post-War Literature. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: POSTWAR LIT.
Prerequisite: GRMN 3010 or GRMN 3070.
Post-war German-speaking literature and ideas. Traces literary themes and topics and analyzes their social, political, and cultural context. Includes aftermath of World War II (philosophical, political, cultural, economic), feminism, new politics of the 60s/70s, terrorism, foreigners/guestworkers/immigrants, East and West Germany, Generation X. Taught in German.

GRMN 3620H. The Wild Berlin of Bertolt Brecht (Honors). 3 hours.
Oasis Title: BERLIN OF B BRECHT.
Prerequisite: Permission of Honors.
Focuses on German playwright Bertolt Brecht (1898 - 1956), one of the most influential figures in twentieth-century drama. Discussion of Brecht's political and artistic development during his Berlin years, a period of explosive political constellations and artistic controversy. Involves the discussion of art, music, film, and drama from the period.

GRMN 3625. Post-War Women Writers. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: POSTWAR WOMEN.
Prerequisite: GRMN 3010 or GRMN 3070.
The construction of gender, history, and representation in novels, poems, and essays of post-war women writers from German-speaking countries. Explores how femininity and feminism inform lives and texts. Taught in German.

GRMN 3630. Memory, History, Narrative. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: MEM&HIST.
Prerequisite: GRMN 3010 or GRMN 3070.
Personal and historical memory in literary texts. Discussion of "Geschichte" in its multiple meanings of history and story, questions of literary representation, and role of gender. Longer narratives supplemented by short stories, essays, interviews, and music that illuminate socio-historic contexts. Taught in German.

GRMN 3710. The Wall. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: THE WALL.
Prerequisite: GRMN 3010 or GRMN 3070.
The Berlin Wall as a site of history and imagination within the context of post-war politics, culture, and everyday life. Discussion of the physical border and the persistence of mental "walls" between East and West Germans. Prose supplemented by political documents, interviews, films, and music. Taught in German.

GRMN 3810. Literature in Music, Music in Literature. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: LIT&MUS.
Prerequisite: GRMN 3010 or GRMN 3070.
Explores the synthesis of the verbal and musical arts in German culture from a dual perspective: literary content of musical genres (such as minne- and meistersang, Lutheran hymn, cantata, opera, folk song, lied), and musical structures and themes in certain literary works. Taught in German.

GRMN 3820. German Film. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: GERMAN FILM.
Prerequisite: GRMN 3010 or GRMN 3070.
The history of German film and its political, social, and cultural contexts. Includes expressionism, nazi film, post-war "Heimatfilm," new German cinema, the post-wall comedy wave, and the contemporary state of German film making. Taught in German.

GRMN 3830. Children's and Youth Literature. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: CHILD&YOUTHLIT.
Prerequisite: GRMN 3010 or GRMN 3070.
Examines the representation of childhood in German juvenile literature in various genres. Issues of identity and self-realization in traditional and contemporary children's literature. Focuses on stories that reflect upon the art and value of storytelling, as well as the nature and function of creative imagination. Taught in German.

GRMN 3840. The Jewish Experience in German Culture. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: JEWISH EXPERIENCE.
Contributions of Jews and Jewish culture to the German-speaking world. Emphasis on how Jewish writers, thinkers, and artists portray their experiences and identities. Responses of Jews and non-Jews to discrimination, emancipation, assimilation, the Holocaust, and the Jewish presence in Germany today. Taught in English.

GRMN 3860. The Evolution of German as a Standard Language. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: EVOL GERM.
Prerequisite: GRMN 2002 or permission of department.
Provides an understanding of the linguistic processes and cultural factors determining the evolution of German as a codified standard language from the Reformation to the present.

GRMN 3990. Directed Study in German. 1-3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 3 hours credit.
Oasis Title: DIR STUDY IN GERMAN.
Prerequisite: GRMN 3010 or GRMN 3020 or GRMN 3070 or GRMN 3080.
Independent study and research under the direction of individual faculty members.
Non-traditional format: Directed study.
Offered every year.

GRMN 4001/6001. Advanced German Conversation and Composition. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: ADV GER CONV COMP.
Undergraduate prerequisite: GRMN 3020 or GRMN 3080.
Vocabulary building and review of grammar. Emphasis on common errors of English speakers and on distinctions in meaning.
Offered fall semester every year.

GRMN 4210. From the Enlightenment to the Dialectic of Enlightenment. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: ENLIGHTENMENT.
Prerequisite: Second-year standing.
An in-depth study of major texts from the German cultural and literary traditions, going from the Enlightenment to twentieth-century critical appraisals of that very same Enlightenment tradition. Authors considered include Kant, Mendelssohn, Goethe, Hoffmann, Rilke, Kafka, Kracauer, Simmel, Brecht, the brothers Mann, Benjamin, Riefenstahl, Celan, Arendt, Wolf, and Habermas. Taught in English.
Not offered on a regular basis.

GRMN 4310. Germany and the French Revolution. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: GERM & FRENCH REV.
Prerequisite: GRMN 3010 or GRMN 3070.
The political and literary reception of the French Revolution in Germany. Includes representative literature of German classicism, travelogues and journalistic writings by German Jacobins, and political and sociological essays from 1775 to 1806. Focuses on the relationship between politics and aesthetics. Taught in German.

GRMN 4410. The Holocaust in German Literature and Film. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: HOLOCAUST IN GRMN L.
Prerequisite: Second-year standing.
Literary and cinematic representations of the Holocaust from post-war to contemporary Germany. Topics include: artistic versus historical truth, moral and ethical dimensions, representation in different media. Additional readings address the social, political, and cultural significance of the Holocaust in German society. Taught in English.

GRMN 4510. Special Topics in German Studies or Linguistics. 3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 6 hours credit.
Oasis Title: SPECTOPICS.
Prerequisite: GRMN 3010 or GRMN 3070.
Intensive reading and study of a genre, period, or topic.
Offered every year.

GRMN 4520. Senior Seminar. 3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 6 hours credit.
Oasis Title: SENIOR SEMINAR.
Prerequisite: GRMN 3020 or GRMN 3080.
Capstone course for German majors, minors, and advanced students. Selected topics in German literature and culture. Required for German majors.
Offered every year.

GRMN 4610H. Elective Affinities: Literature and Philosophy in Dialogue (Honors). 3 hours.
Oasis Title: LIT AND PHILOSOPHY.
Prerequisite: Permission of Honors.
Since time immemorial, literary writers and philosophers have engaged in an intense dialogue and intellectual exchange. How have the discourses of literature, poetry, and philosophy mutually influenced and complemented each other? Figures considered may include Plato, Kleist, Hoelderlin, Kierkegaard, Schopenhauer, Nietzsche, Kafka, Hesse, Arendt, Adorno, Celan and Gadamer. Taught in English.

GRMN 4710. Vienna: Literature, Art, Music, Culture. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: VIENNA.
Prerequisite: GRMN 3010 or GRMN 3070.
The golden age of Viennese culture, from the fin-de-siecle literature of the cafes to the rise of expressionism, the influence of psychoanalysis, and the ravages of the war. Figures considered include: Mozart, Schubert, the Strauss dynasty, Schnitzler, Hofmannsthal, Mahler, Freud, Wittengenstein, Kafka, Altenberg, Polgar, Trakl, Kraus and Musil. Taught in German.

GRMN 4720. Image and Word: Reading Culture Through the Visual Arts. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: CULTURE THROUGH ART.
Prerequisite: GRMN 3010 or GRMN 3070.
An exploration of various stages of German and Austrian culture through the visual arts. Attuned to the relation between word and image, we interpret exemplary paintings, poetry and prose from the rich German and Austrian artistic traditions. Figures: Duerer, Friedrich, Klimt, Lasker-Schueler, Schiele, Kokoschka, Kiefer, Beuys, Hoech, Rilke, Celan, and Richter. Taught in German.

GRMN 4810. Contemporary Issues in German Business and Politics. 3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 6 hours credit.
Oasis Title: CONTEM BUS & POL.
Prerequisite: GRMN 3020 or GRMN 3080.
Builds detailed, specialized knowledge of cutting-edge issues in contemporary German/European public and corporate life. Current events and student-teacher consensus will determine thematic foci. Intended to foster competence in reading "newspaper" German and development of a good formal written style with emphasis on rhetoric and idioms.

GRMN 4960H. Directed Reading and/or Projects (Honors). 3 hours.
Oasis Title: DIR READING.
Prerequisite: (GRMN 3010 or GRMN 3070) and permission of Honors.
Individual study, reading, or project under the direction of a project director.
Non-traditional format: Directed study.
Offered fall and spring semesters every year.

GRMN 4970H. Directed Reading and/or Projects (Honors). 3 hours.
Oasis Title: DIRECTED READING.
Prerequisite: (GRMN 3010 or GRMN 3070) and permission of Honors.
Individual study, reading, or project under the direction of a project director.
Non-traditional format: Directed study.
Offered fall and spring semesters every year.

GRMN 4990H. Honors Thesis. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: HONORS THESIS.
Prerequisite: (GRMN 3010 or GRMN 3070) and permission of Honors.
Individual research, under the direction of a project director, leading to a formal thesis.
Non-traditional format: Directed study.
Offered fall, spring, and summer semesters every year.

GRMN 6100. Medieval German Courtly Literature. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: MED GER COURT LIT.
Representative narrative texts from the classical period of Middle High German literature (c. 1150-1250). Focus on Arthurian romance as both the paradigmatic genre of medieval aristocratic self-representation and the prototype of the modern European novel.
Offered every year.

GRMN 6200. Early Modern German Literature, 1400-1700. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: EARLY MOD GER LIT.
Broad overview of German literature from approximately 1400 to 1700, including Neo-Latin writings by German authors. Readings from Humanism, Reformation, and Baroque represent the development of forms and aesthetics within the historical and cultural context.

GRMN 6300. 18th-Century Texts and Contexts. 3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 6 hours credit.
Oasis Title: 18TH TEXTS CONTEXTS.
Significant works, authors, movements, genres, or topics in 18th-century literature and culture examined within their specific historical context.
Not offered on a regular basis.

GRMN 6350. Classics and Romantics. 3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 6 hours credit.
Oasis Title: CLASS & ROM.
Interpretation and analysis of works from the late 18th through early 19th centuries considered in their social, cultural, and historical contexts. Studies of individual authors, specific genres, significant topics, or literary constellations.

GRMN(LING) 6380. Contrastive Grammar: German-English. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: CONT GRAM GER-ENG.
Identification and examination of the salient structural similarities and differences between German and English.
Offered every year.

GRMN 6400. 19th-Century Texts and Contexts. 3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 6 hours credit.
Oasis Title: 19TH TEXTS CONTEXTS.
Significant works, authors, movements, genres, or topics in 19th-century literature and culture examined within their specific historical contexts.

GRMN 6450. The Fin-de-Siecle: Its Roots and Aftermath. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: FIN-DE-SIECLE.
What cultural, social, and political conditions gave rise to the fin-de-siecle spirit in the 19th and 20th centuries? Placing the phenomenon in a comparative context, this seminar explores the period's vibrant literature, its arts (Jugendstil), and the rise of crucial intellectual movements (psychoanalysis, relativism, aestheticism), including their persistence in the present.

GRMN(LING) 6460. Structure of Modern German. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: GERMAN STUCTURE.
Prerequisite: GRMN 3001.
Linguistic and sociolinguistic structures of modern German with relevant linguistic terminology. Emphasis on phonology, morphology, and syntax. Taught in English.
Offered every year.

GRMN 6500. 20th- and 21st-Century Texts and Contexts. 3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 6 hours credit.
Oasis Title: 20TH TEXTS CONTEXTS.
Significant works, authors, topics, genres, or movements in 20th- and 21st-century literature examined within their specific historical contexts.

GRMN(LING) 6600. History of the German Language. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: HIST GER LANG.
The origins of modern standard German from the Indo-European parent language through proto-Germanic, Old and Middle High German, and the early modern period.
Offered every year.

GRMN(LING) 6810. German Phonology and Morphology. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: GER PHONOL MORPHOL.
Theoretical and applied German phonology and word structure. Taught in English.
Offered every year.

GRMN 7000. Master's Research. 3-6 hours. Repeatable for maximum 27 hours credit.
Oasis Title: MASTER'S RESEARCH.
Prerequisite: Permission of department.
Research while enrolled for a master's degree under the direction of faculty members.
Non-traditional format: Independent research under the direction of a faculty member.
Offered fall, spring, and summer semesters every year.

GRMN 7005. Graduate Student Seminar. 3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 45 hours credit.
Oasis Title: GRAD STUDENT SEM.
Advanced supervised experience in an applied setting. This course may not be used to satisfy a student's approved program of study.
Non-traditional format: Seminar.
Offered fall, spring, and summer semesters every year.

GRMN 7300. Master's Thesis. 3-9 hours. Repeatable for maximum 27 hours credit.
Oasis Title: MASTER'S THESIS.
Prerequisite: Permission of department.
Thesis writing under the direction of the major professor.
Non-traditional format: Independent research and thesis preparation.
Offered fall, spring, and summer semesters every year.

GRMN(LING) 7500. Teaching College German. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: TEACH COLL GERM.
Methods for teaching foreign language and development of language skills in German. For teaching assistants in German and graduate students in German and Language Education. Taught in English.
Offered fall semester every year.

GRMN 7600. Teaching with Technology. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: TEACHING TECHNOLOGY.
Prerequisite: GRMN(LING) 7500 or permission of department.
Professional development in language pedagogy with a focus on enhancing teaching through technology. Assessment of how technologies can enrich student learning and be effectively integrated into syllabi and curricula.

GRMN 8160. Directed Reading and/or Projects. 3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 6 hours credit.
Oasis Title: DIR STUDY.
Individual study, reading, or project under the direction of a project director.
Non-traditional format: Directed study.
Offered fall and spring semesters every year.

GRMN 8200. German Cinema. 3 hours. 3 hours lecture and 2 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: GERMAN CINEMA.
History of German cinema; investigation of particular directors, periods, and styles; relationship between German and other national cinemas. The course includes a required weekly film screening.

GRMN(LING) 8320. Gothic. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: GOTHIC.
Morphology, phonology, and history of the Gothic language based on extant texts. Emphasis on the development of earlier stages of the language and on its later language forms. Taught in English.
Not offered on a regular basis.

GRMN(LING) 8400. Middle High German. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: MIDDLE HIGH GER.
Phonology and grammar of the language, with extensive readings in the prose, epic, and lyric poetry of the Middle High German era.
Offered spring semester every year.

GRMN 8410. Proseminar: Text and Interpretation. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: TEXT & INTERP.
An introduction to German literary studies. Techniques and methods of interpretation of literary works. Topics include: genres and literary periodization, literary theories, research methods.
Offered fall semester every year.

GRMN(CMLT) 8480. Aesthetic Theory (Kant to Adorno). 3 hours.
Oasis Title: AESTHETICTHEORY.
Major 18th-, 19th-, and 20th-century tracts on aesthetic theory, mainly drawn from the German philosophical tradition. In-depth study of such concepts as beauty, the sublime, sensate knowledge, aestheticism, aesthetic ideology, the anti-aesthetic, and the end of art, against the background of contemporary continental theory.

GRMN(CMLT) 8490. Critical Theory. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: CRITICAL THEORY.
Introduction to the literary, cultural, aesthetic, and philosophical theories of the Frankfurt School (first-, second-, and third-generation theorists). Examines the main tenets of this tradition, places these theories in a comparative context, and explores the after-effects of Critical Theory in contemporary criticism.

GRMN(LING) 8510. Seminar in German Linguistics. 3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 9 hours credit.
Oasis Title: SEM GER LINGUISTIC.
Intensive investigation of a subject or topic in German linguistics. Taught in English.
Offered every year.

GRMN(LING) 8520. Seminar in German Language Variation. 3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 9 hours credit.
Oasis Title: SEM GER LANG.
Intensive investigation of synchronic and diachronic variation in German. Taught in English.
Offered every year.

GRMN 8530. Seminar in German Literature. 3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 9 hours credit.
Oasis Title: SEM GER LITERATURE.
Intensive investigation of a particular genre, theme, topic, or author.
Offered every year.

GRMN 8540. Seminar in German Studies. 3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 9 hours credit.
Oasis Title: SEM GER STUDIES.
Intensive investigation of a particular theme or topic.
Non-traditional format: Students will meet with faculty members on a regular basis.
Offered every year.