Charles M Barrack
Restricted to upper-division students of German who have demonstrated sufficient proficiency in speaking German to lead discussion groups in GERMAN 250. Leaders may participate one or two hours per week and receive 1 credit for each hour in class with 6 credits allowed in three quarters. Recommended: GERMAN 303; either GERMAN 322 or GERMAN 323. Credit/no-credit only.
Students wishing to improve their conversational abilities are especially encouraged to serve as proctors.
Student learning goals
General method of instruction
Proctors are assistants in German 150/250. They are provided with discussion questions in German based on films shown in class and are placed in charge of small groups of students whom they lead in discussions. Proctors may earn up to a total of 10 credits, 4 of which may be used as electives toward a B.A. in Germanics.
Prerequisite: any course in advanced conversation, such as German 301. Any students who have some facility in conversational German (including graduate students and native speakers) are also welcome.
Class assignments and grading