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Department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures

Minor in German

A minor in German requires 18 hours of course work on the 200-, 300-, 400- and 500-level. Students may only take a maximum of two courses at the 200-level. Please refer to the UofSC Academic Bulletin for full requirements for the minor in German.


Germ 401P may only be taken once for credit towards the minor.

Only one German course taught in English counts toward the minor.

Business majors are encouraged to enroll in GERM 316 and GERM 416, along with their other language courses on the 300- and 400-level.

A maximum of six hours of GERM 333, Summer Study Abroad, applies to the German minor.

Transfer credit from study in the exchange programs with Bamberg and Wittenberg can be included in the German minor.

The student who wants to become proficient in communication skills should take the sequence 310, 311, 410, 411.

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