A History of Diversity: Language, Race, and Culture. First-year seminar with Professor Engelstein.

girl reading book in woods

GERMAN 262

German fairy tales of the Romantic era, including both the "literary fairy tales" by known authors and the "folk fairy tales" commonly deemed children's literature. Comparisons to other fairy tale traditions, notably by Perrault and Basile, providing a broader context and perspective. Comparison to… read more  about Romantic Fairy Tales: Literary and Folk Fairy Tales from Grimms to Disney»

sketch of man showing reflection of bird on wall

GERMAN 266S

What is "virtual reality"? If something is real, isn't it also always actual, and if virtual, only almost or nearly real? What strange, hybrid no-mans-land lies midway between truth and illusion, and how can we learn to navigate inside this space? The puzzle is an old one, even if the technology we… read more  about Virtual Realities: Collective Dreams from Plato to Cyberspace»

Courses

0-99 Advanced Placement Credit; House Courses; First-Year Seminars; First-Year Writing; Registrar/Department special purpose
100-199 Introductory-level undergraduate courses; basic skills/activity courses; foundation courses; Focus program courses
200-399 Undergraduate courses above introductory level
400-499 Advanced undergraduate, senior seminars, capstone courses, honors thesis courses
500-699 Graduate courses open to advanced undergraduates
700-999 Graduate only courses (not open to undergraduates)

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Number Title Codes
GERMAN 29 Advanced Placement in German
GERMAN 89S First-Year Seminar
GERMAN 101 First-Year German I FL
GERMAN 102 First-Year German II FL
GERMAN 111 Intensive First-Year German FL
GERMAN 111A Intensive First-Year German FL
GERMAN 190S-1 Special Topics in German Studies
GERMAN 203 Intermediate German I FL, CZ
GERMAN 204 Intermediate German II FL, CZ
GERMAN 210 Intermediate Conversation Practice
GERMAN 212A Intensive Intermediate German FL, CZ
GERMAN 213A Intensive Intermediate German for Engineers FL, CZ
GERMAN 220A Readings in German Literature FL, ALP
GERMAN 222SA Capturing the City: Documentary Photography in Berlin CCI, ALP
GERMAN 243 Modern European Short Fiction CCI, EI, ALP, CZ
GERMAN 250 Moral Dilemmas in Philosophy and Literature EI, ALP, CZ
GERMAN 261 The Viking Age
GERMAN 261S The Viking Age CCI, EI, ALP
GERMAN 262 Romantic Fairy Tales: Literary and Folk Fairy Tales from Grimms to Disney CCI, ALP, CZ
GERMAN 262D Romantic Fairy Tales: Literary and Folk Fairy Tales from Grimms to Disney CCI, ALP, CZ
GERMAN 262P Romantic Fairy Tales: Literary and Folk Fairy Tales from Grimms to Disney - Preceptorial in German
GERMAN 264 German Film ALP, CZ
GERMAN 266S Virtual Realities: Collective Dreams from Plato to Cyberspace CCI, STS, ALP, CZ
GERMAN 275 The Legend of King Arthur in Literature and Film
GERMAN 282S Modernism and the Arts CCI, ALP, CZ
GERMAN 283S Istanbul and Berlin CCI, EI, SS
GERMAN 284 Poetics of Murder CCI, ALP
GERMAN 286 German History Through Film EI, ALP, CZ
GERMAN 290-1 Special Topics in German Studies
GERMAN 290S Special Topics in German Studies
GERMAN 291 Independent Study
GERMAN 303AS Advanced German in Berlin CCI, FL, ALP, CZ
GERMAN 305S Advanced German I: Culture and Society CCI, FL, CZ
GERMAN 306S Advanced German II: Text and Context FL, W, ALP, CZ
GERMAN 310 Advanced Conversation Practice
GERMAN 312AS Advanced Intensive German Language and Culture CCI, FL, W, ALP, CZ
GERMAN 319AS Advanced Intensive German CCI, FL, CZ
GERMAN 320A Environmental Policy in Europe: Duke in Berlin CCI, SS
GERMAN 321A Economics of a United Europe CCI, SS
GERMAN 322A Berlin: Architecture, Art and the City, 1871-Present CCI, ALP, CZ
GERMAN 323S Dwarves, Dragon-Slayers, and Werewolves: Germanic Myths and Legends CCI, FL, ALP, CZ
GERMAN 325A Current Issues and Trends in Germany CCI, FL, CZ
GERMAN 331T Voices in Philosophy: German
GERMAN 334S Projekt Theater: German Theater and Performance FL, ALP
GERMAN 335S Modern German Theater and Drama CCI, FL, ALP
GERMAN 340S Contemporary Culture through the German Media Landscape CCI, FL, CZ
GERMAN 350S The Image of America in German Culture CCI, FL, ALP
GERMAN 352AS Berlin in Literature and Culture CCI, FL, ALP
GERMAN 354SA Contemporary Art in Berlin CCI, FL, ALP
GERMAN 358S Sociolinguistic Landscapes: German Language, Society, and Identity CCI, FL, CZ, SS
GERMAN 359A Germany Today: A European Superpower? Duke-in-Berlin CCI, FL, SS
GERMAN 360D What Is Beauty? CCI, EI, ALP, CZ
GERMAN 362SA The Economics of the Energiewende in Germany EI, STS, SS
GERMAN 364 Green Germany: World Leader in Environmental Policy CCI, EI, STS, CZ, SS
GERMAN 365A Art and Architecture of Berlin, Fifteenth to the Twentieth Century CCI, ALP, CZ
GERMAN 366A Frontier City Berlin: Facing History's Great Challenges CCI, CZ
GERMAN 367A Jewish Berlin CCI, EI, ALP, CZ
GERMAN 368 German Jewish Culture from the Enlightenment to the Present CCI, ALP, CZ
GERMAN 370 The Devil's Pact: Faust and the Faust Tradition CCI, EI, ALP
GERMAN 376SA Berlin Film City: Movies in the Metropolis CCI, ALP
GERMAN 380 Marx, Nietzsche, Freud CCI, CZ, SS
GERMAN 380D Marx, Nietzsche, Freud CCI, EI, CZ, SS
GERMAN 387 Germany Confronts Nazism and the Holocaust CCI, EI, ALP, CZ
GERMAN 390-1 Special Topics in German Studies
GERMAN 390S Special Topics in German Literature and Culture FL
GERMAN 390S-1 Special Topics in German Studies
GERMAN 390SA Special Topics in German Literature and Culture
GERMAN 391 Independent Study
GERMAN 393T German Tutorial
GERMAN 420A Advanced German Cultural Studies FL, CZ
GERMAN 422S Autonomy and Community: Politics in German Thought and Literature FL, ALP, CZ
GERMAN 425S German Underworlds CCI, FL, ALP, CZ
GERMAN 430S German Literature and Culture CCI, FL, ALP
GERMAN 435S German Politics and Society CCI, FL, CZ
GERMAN 443S Captured! Stories of Entrapment in the 20th and 21st Centuries FL, ALP
GERMAN 445S The Uncanny German Canon from Goethe to Kafka CCI, FL, ALP
GERMAN 450S Ethics and Literature: The Modern German Tradition EI, FL, ALP, CZ
GERMAN 460S World War I and the History of Art & Architecture: Germany and Beyond CCI, ALP, CZ
GERMAN 490S Special Topics in German Studies
GERMAN 493 Research Independent Study R
GERMAN 501 German for Academic Research I
GERMAN 502 German for Academic Research II
GERMAN 510S Old Norse: Introduction to the Language of Viking Scandinavia ALP, CZ
GERMAN 511S Theory and Practice of Literary Translation CCI, W, ALP
GERMAN 512S Theories of the Image: The Image in Walter Benjamin ALP
GERMAN 532S Fin-de-siècle and Interwar Vienna: Politics, Society, and Culture CCI, R, CZ, SS
GERMAN 535S Comparative Modernisms CCI, R, ALP
GERMAN 560 History of the German Language
GERMAN 561S Second Language Acquisition and Applied Linguistics SS
GERMAN 565S Art and the Holocaust: Architecture, Art, and Cultural Politics during the Nazi Period CCI, EI, ALP, CZ
GERMAN 570 Frankfurt School Critical Theory EI, CZ
GERMAN 575S Hegel's Political Philosophy EI, R, SS
GERMAN 576S Nietzsche's Political Philosophy EI, CZ, SS
GERMAN 580S Music in Literature and Philosophy CCI, R, ALP
GERMAN 586S Literary Guide to Italy CCI, ALP, CZ
GERMAN 590S Special Topics in German Studies
GERMAN 690 Special Topics in German Literature and Culture
GERMAN 690S Special Topics in German Literature and Cultural Studies FL
GERMAN 700S Foreign Language Pedagogy: Theories and Practice
GERMAN 715 Foundations in German Studies, 1750 to 1900
GERMAN 716 Foundations in German Studies, 1900 to the Present
GERMAN 724 Form & Theory of the Lyrical Image: Goethe, Hölderlin, Mörike, Eichendorff, Trakl
GERMAN 730S A Cultural and Spatial Analysis of the Ghetto: Venice, Nazi Occupied Europe, Chicago
GERMAN 731S The Bauhaus: Architecture, Design, Politics
GERMAN 740S EAST/WEST/ZION: JEWISH LITERARY MODERNISM
GERMAN 750S Gender and Aesthetic Theory
GERMAN 790-1 Topics in Literary Theory
GERMAN 790-2 Topics in Literary History (Special Topics)
GERMAN 790-3 Topics in Genre Theory
GERMAN 790-4 Special Topics in German Thought
GERMAN 791 Independent Study
GERMAN 801S The Discipline of Germanistik: A Historical Survey
GERMAN 810S Germanic Seminar
GERMAN 820 Consent: Sex and Governance in the Age of Revolution
GERMAN 890S Special Topics in German Studies and Related Fields
GERMAN 995S Grad Dissertation Colloquium