Finnish

The courses below are offered through the Department of Germanic Languages and Literatures.

For questions about specific courses, contact the department:

Departmental Office: 414 Hamilton
212-854-3202
Office Hours: Monday–Friday, 9 a.m.–5 p.m.

Web: www.columbia.edu/cu/german

Conversation Courses

Students who wish intensive oral practice in German may take, in addition to Language Laboratory work, one of the 2-point conversation courses offered as parallels to the elementary and intermediate courses.

FINN W1201 Intermediate Course I. 4 points.

Prerequisites: FINN W1101-W1102 or the instructor's permission.

Continued practice in aural comprehension, reading, speaking, and writing; review and refinement of grammatical structures; vocabulary building. Readings include Finnish fiction and nonfiction.

FINN W1202 Intermediate Course II. 4 points.

Prerequisites: FINN W1101-W1102 or the instructor's permission.

Continued practice in aural comprehension, reading, speaking, and writing; review and refinement of grammatical structures; vocabulary building. Readings include Finnish fiction and nonfiction.

The University reserves the right to withdraw or modify the courses of instruction or to change the instructors as may become necessary.