German Studies


Effective 1 June 2018 through 31 May 2019

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18 Credit Hours

This program is offered by the College of Arts & Sciences/International Languages and Cultures Department, and is only available at the St. Louis home campus.

For information on general requirements for a minor, see Academic Policies and Procedures.

Program Description

The German studies minor uses the same distribution areas of the German studies major but requires fewer credit hours per area. 

Special Requirements

In addition to the general University requirements for a minor:

  • Only one course may have a grade of “P”.
  • Only one ILC 2150 course, with a topic related to the target language, can be counted towards the minor.

Required Courses

  • 12 credits in German at 2000/3000-level or above
  • 6 credits in German culture: ARHS, THEA, MUTH, HIST, POLS, GNST, ILC, ISTL or PHIL