Graduate Courses 2019-20

Course title, term, sections, days and time, classrooms and instructor

Short course description

Introduction to the disciplines in Germanic and Slavic Studies
GMST 501 A01
CRN 11829/SLST 501  A01 CRN 12898
Wednesdays, 10:30 am - 1:30 pm, CLE B215, Elena Pnevmonidou

An introduction to the research specialities that make up Germanic and Slavic Studies: literary and cultural studies, film studies, cultural history and second language acquisition. May include sessions on how to write a research grant proposal, do sophisticated library research, prepare a bibliography and write a thesis proposal.

20th Century Cultural Studies I: Seminar on Bakhtin

GMST 550 x SLST 565 x CSPT 500

A01 CRN 11830 Fridays,  1:30 - 4:20 pm CLE  A118  Megan Swift

An interdisciplinary approach focusing on the major works and central concepts of the Russian philosopher and literary theorist Mikhail Bakhtin, as well as the application of these theories in diverse disciplines of study.

The Holocaust
GMST 580 A01

CRN 11831
Thursdays, 1:00 - 3:50 pm, CLE B346, Kristin Semmens

Examines the origins, progression, central characters and legacies of the Nazi genocide. Focuses on Jewish experiences of Nazi terror and investigates how Nazi racial policy targeted other social and ethnic groups. Considers the post-1945 representation of the Holocaust in film, museum exhibits and memorials.

Research Paper or Project
GMST 598
A01 On campus
CRN 11832

A02 Off campus
CRN 11833

Thesis
GMST 599
A01 On campus
CRN 11834

A02 Off Campus
CRN 11835

Course title, term, sections, days and time, classrooms and instructor
Short course description

Theory and Practice
GMST 502 A01
CRN 21730/SLST 502 A01 CRN xxx
Fridays, 1:30  - 4:20 pm CLE D241 Megan Swift

Introduces students to the theories and methodologies that animate the disciplines of Germanic and Slavic studies and may include topics such as professional skills, pedagogy and thesis writing.

Topics in Holocaust Studies
GMST 581

A01 CRN 21731
Mondays, 12:30 - 3:20 pm, CLE D 261 Charlotte Schallie

 


Research Paper or Project
GMST 598
A01 On Campus
CRN 21732

A02 Off Campus
CRN 21733

Thesis
GMST 599

A01 On Campus
CRN 21734

A02 Off Campus
CRN 21735