The four-year plan listed below is designed to provide suggestions for sequencing your major courses, but there are also other ways to sequence most majors. This plan is meant to provide aid in early, provisional planning. Please consult with your academic advisor to make strategic academic decisions about which courses to take each semester.

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Sample Four Year Plan: German (BA)

FALL - Semester 1

GERM 130: Elementary German I
(level 1 course for major)
Liberal Studies Program (LSP)

SPRING - Semester 2

GERM 131: Elementary German II
LING 238: Introduction to Linguistics
Liberal Studies Program (LSP) coursework

FALL - Semester 3

GERM 230: Intermediate German I
Liberal Studies Program (LSP) coursework
Class towards minor or area of interest

SPRING - Semester 4

GERM 231: Intermediate German II
Liberal Studies Program (LSP) coursework
Class towards minor or area of interest

FALL - Semester 5

GERM 300: German Composition and Conversation
GERM 3XX
Liberal Studies Program (LSP) coursework
Class towards minor or area of interest

SPRING - Semester 6

GERM 333: Introduction to German Literature II
GERM 3XX
Liberal Studies Program (LSP) coursework
Class towards minor or area of interest

FALL - Semester 7

GERM 332: Introduction to German Literature I
GERM 3XX
GERM 4XX
Class towards minor or area of interest
Liberal Studies Program (LSP) coursework

SPRING - Semester 8

GERM 429: German Capstone Experience
GERM 439: Twentieth and Twenty-First Century Literature of the German Speaking Countries
GERM 437: Classic Masterpieces of German Literature
Class towards minor or area of interest
Liberal Studies Program (LSP) coursework

Department chair: please contact Jonathan Vieker with any updates to the plan above.

This is a sample course sequence to illustrate class offerings for this major. The Office of the Registrar is responsible for certifying completion of degree requirements based on requirements specified in Truman's Official Catalog.

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