You should minor in German if: 

  • You love German language and culture.
  • You are interested in Germanic cultures around Europe.
  • You are patient, observant, and highly motivated to learn a new language.

With a German minor, you will walk through the history of Germany and other Germanic cultures in Europe. When you minor in German at UL Lafayette, you will learn to speak, read, and write German like a native.

German at UL Lafayette

What's German Like?

  • Research & theory
    Rated 2 out of 3
  • Group work & collaboration
    Rated 1 out of 3
  • Reading & writing
    Rated 3 out of 3
  • Presenting
    Rated 3 out of 3
  • Field work
    Rated 1 out of 3

A focus on personal attention

Thanks to our smaller program size, you’ll get individual mentorship and guidance through independent projects.

Life in the German Minor