About the Minor

Admission to the Minor

Any student who intends to earn the minor in German studies should speak with a faculty member of the department by the end of the sophmore year. Satisfactory completion of the minor will be certified by the department.

Minor Requirements

The minor requires six course credits with a minimum GPA of B. Four of the courses must be above the GRST211 level and taught entirely in German; at least two of these must be taken at Wesleyan. The other two courses may be in either English or German; they must be taken in the Wesleyan German Studies Department. All courses counted toward the minor must be taken for a letter grade. Exceptions will be made for students majoring in the College of Letters and the College of Social Studies.  Please note, GRST101GRST102, and GRST211 do not count towards the German Studies minor.