Minor in Business German

Students minoring in Business German take 8 courses in the department or abroad (you may count up to 4 courses from a year abroad towards your German minor and 2 courses from a semester abroad).

Worksheet for Minor in Business German

Prerequisites

  • 102-3 or equivalent proficiency

Department Courses (8 courses)

  • 3 German-language courses in advanced language and introductory culture
    • 2 at the 200 level (German 201, 203, 205, 207, 211, 221, 223, 225, 227, or 245)
    • 1 at the 300 level (German 303, 305, 307, 311, 321, 323, 325, 327, 329, 331, 333, 335, 337, or 345)
  • 3 German-language courses in Business German
    • 1 at the 200 level (German 209)
    • 2 at the 300 level (German 309-1, 309-2)
  • 2 courses in an individual concentration such as contemporary Germany, German History or Political Science.
    • Developed in conjunction with the undergraduate advisor. Courses can be taught in English.

Students completing a German Major with a concentration in Business Studies or a minor in Business German have a chance to take one or both of the internationally recognized Business German Examinations offered through Northwestern University. For more information on these exams, consult the section on Business German.