GER 1000 Conversational German

Introduction to the basics of the language, with emphasis on speaking and listening skills. A supplement to the GER 1001 GER 2002 language courses with additional practice in basic conversation. Can be taken prior to the regular language sequence(s) 1001 and following or concurrently with any other course (except 2003 Advanced Composition and Conversation). Can also be taken on its own merits for those with a personal interest for avocational purposes. Provides basic conversational patterns, idiomatic vocabulary, basic grammar and syntax, and general cultural patterns. IN THE MAJORITY OF INSTANCES, THIS COURSE WILL TRANSFER ONLY AS A GENERAL ELECTIVE FOR THE B.A. DEGREE OR FOR OTHER BACCALAUREATE DEGREES REQUIRING A WORLD LANGUAGE.