German III is an elective course offered to those cadets at Fork Union Military Academy who have successfully completed German II. This is an advanced level course that will refine the grammar, writing, reading, and speaking skills that the student has already mastered. Emphasis at this level is on advanced grammar topics, reading short stories, reading short literary passages, and expanding speaking and comprehension abilities. Contemporary writings and materials from Germany are also used.
Conversational skills are emphasized at this level via German films and several German short stories. German culture is emphasized by internet assignments.
Materials used: German Today 1, German Second and Third Years, Der Weg zum Lesen, German in Review. Prerequisite: Successful completion of German II with a grade of C or better.