Master of Arts for Teachers in German

Give students a deeper understanding of German

The Master of Arts for Teachers in German degree program is designed for educators who are passionate about teaching the German language. With a focus on both linguistic and cultural fluency, this program provides teachers with the knowledge and skills necessary to effectively teach German to their students.

Our program offers a rigorous curriculum that includes advanced coursework in German language, literature, and the culture that surrounds it.

Upon graduation, students will have the skills and knowledge necessary to effectively teach German language and culture in a variety of educational settings. Graduates will be well-equipped to help students develop the linguistic and cultural fluency they need to succeed in today's globalized world.

Degree information

30 Credit hours
Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
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For information specific to you and your situation, meet with your academic advisor and find your ideal pathway to complete your degree on time.

The Master of Arts for Teachers in German requires 30 credit hours for completion. A full-time student could complete the program in 12 to 16 months.

All courses are 3 credit hours unless otherwise noted.

German Component

  • GER-T 510 - Methods in German Instruction
  • GER-T 520 - Grammar and Writing
  • GER-T 530 - Film, Media, and Popular Culture
  • GER-T 540 - Germany and the U.S.
  • GER-T 550 - German Literature and Thought
  • GER-T 560 - Culture and Society

Education Component

  • EDUC-J 500 - Instruction in the Context of Curriculum
  • EDUC-P 507 - Planning and Assessment
  • EDUC-H 520 - Social Issues in Education
  • EDUC-Y 520 - Strategies for Educational Inquiry

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Michael D. Hutchins Ph.D.

Associate Professor of German and International Studies

Knobview Hall 110L
(812) 941-2230

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