German majors are required to have a GPA of at least 2.0 in German at graduation. Only German courses taken at Allegheny on a letter-grade basis are included in the GPA calculation; for repeated courses, only the most recent grade is included. Only GERMN 600 may be taken on a Credit/No Credit basis. Courses taken in an approved program abroad may count for the major and minor.
The Major in German Requires:
Completion of a minimum of 42 semester credit hours. Students must take:
(see the "Modern and Classical Languages" section for course description). Double majors meeting their FS 201 requirement through another major should consult with their German major advisor.
GERMN 305 - Advanced German in a Cultural Context
GERMN 310 - Advanced German in Literary Context
GERMN 325 - German Culture
Two more 300-level courses in German
At least one 400-level course in German