Graduate Courses 2020-2021

All Fall 2020 courses are taught online
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 /SLST 501  A01 CRN 
Fridays, 11:00 am - 12:30 pm,

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.

The course will integrate both asynchronous and synchronous elements.

SLST 581 A01 CRN x SLST 482 A01 CRN 

Monday, 7:30 -9:00 pm, 

Course Outline

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Examines the common and unique features of genocides, ethnic cleansings, and forced population transfers in twentieth-century Eastern Europe including the Ukrainian Famine, the Holocaust and the Bosnian War.

The course will integrate both asynchronous and synchronous elements.

Thesis
SLST 599
A01 On campus
CRN 

A02 Off Campus
CRN 

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

Theory and Practice
GMST 502 A01
CRN /SLST 502 A01 CRN 

Wednesdays, 10:30 am - 1:20 pm  

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.

GMST 585  X GMST 410 Holocaust and Memory Studies 

January:

Tuesdays 9:30 am – 12:20 pm  

This seminar explores issues of Holocaust and memory studies from a wide range of perspectives, investigating the ways in which stories of the “past” are told in the “present” and how aspects of gender, intersectionality, and genre come together to shape these accounts. 

Thesis
SLST 599

A01 On Campus
CRN 

A02 Off Campus
CRN