M.A. in Languages and Cultures - German Concentration

College of Arts and Humanities
Core Curriculum
LNC 501Linguistic Studies3
LNC 502Interpretive Strategies3
LNC 503Cultural Studies3
Language Area Concentration24
Exit Requirement 1
Total Minimum Credits Required33

German Concentration

Communication Area Courses6
Select six credits from the following:
German Linguistics
German Communication courses available at Millersville University.
Cultural Studies Courses6
Select six credits from the following:
20th Century German Culture
Post-Wall German Literature and Film
Postwar German Literature and Film
Survey of German Film
German Society: Dramatic texts: Wilhelmine era to the Present
Contemporary German Literature
Austrian Literature and Culture
German Literary Genres from the Middle Ages to the Fin-de-Siecle
Electives in Target Language6
Select two courses from the Communication Area Courses and Cultural Studies Courses.
Select any two courses in German from the Communication Area Courses and Cultural Studies Courses. Additional options selected in consultation with the Graduate Coordinator include Study Abroad for up to 6 graduate credits in German, or courses in another language, including French, Spanish, TESOL, Linguistics, Language Pedagogy, or an internship in the target language (LAN 525). Graduate courses in the College of Education and Social Work are also possible electives. Elective courses include (but are not limited to):
Internship in Foreign Languages
Methods and Materials of Research in Second Language Education
Techniques of Second Language Teaching
Computer Applications for Language Learning
Introduction to Bilingual/Bicultural Education
Seminar In Second Language Education
Implicit / Explicit Instruction and Corrective Feedback
Second Language Acquisition
Second Language (L2) Vocabulary Learning and Teaching
French Business Culture
Oral Proficiency
Francophone Literature & Culture
Writing Proficiency
French Theater
French Narrative
Contemporary France
French Civilization
Topics in French Literature and Language
Topics in French Literature
Topics in French Literature
French Film Studies
Spanish Phonetics and Applied Linguistics
Spanish Through Time and Space
Advanced Spanish Grammar and Stylistics
Living in Two Languages
Contemporary Latin America
Spanish Comedia of the Golden Age
Spanish Literature of the Golden Age (Novel and Poetry)
Colonial Latin American Literature
Shaping National Identity in Latin America
Contemporary Latin American Literature
Latin American Theatre
Mapping Latin America: From Jungle to City
Hispanic Women Writers
Art and Culture of Spain
Seminar I
Seminar II
Violence in Latin American Cinema
Adaptation: Literature to Film in Latin America
Nobel Laureates in Hispanic Letters