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The German Studies Program At SCU

MAJOR– minimum of 40 Upper Division Units

As part of the 40 units, the following courses must be included:

  • German 100 or dept. approved substitution
  • German 101 or dept. approved substitution
  • Up to two (2) Upper division courses in German Literature, Culture, Art History, European History or Politics taught in English may be counted toward the 40 u.d. units required for the major
  • Remaining units taken in upper division coursework taught in German
  • 20 units must be taken at SCU or taught by SCU faculty
  • Maintain a grade point average of 2.0 in major

MINOR– minimum of 19 Upper Division Units

As part of the 19 units, the following courses must be included:

  • German 100 or dept. approved substitution
  • German 101 or dept. approved substitution
  • Remaining units taken in upper division coursework taught in German
  • 10 units must be taken at SCU or taught by SCU faculty
  • Maintain a grade point average of 2.0 in minor

  • A junior year of study in a country where German is spoken is recommended, but not required.