Course Descriptions

Course catalog descriptions for courses offered in all currently published terms.

Business Administration

 
BA 499 Doing Business in German
  3 hours Elective Terms Offered: W13, W14
  Advisory Prerequisites: GERMAN 350 or one 300-level course beyond GERMAN 232, and permission of instructor 
  Cross-listed with: GERMAN 430 
   
  Doing Business in German --- This course introduces students to the language of German business and gives them insight into Germany's place in the global economy. The course is organized around major business and economic topics, such as: the geography of business and industry in German; the European Union and Germany's role therein; traffic, transportation and trade; social structure; economic structure; ecology. In addition to the basic text, students will read actual business, merchandising, and advertising material; newspapers and magazines. There will also be short videos on business and related topics.