Dear Honors College students,

 

Below you will find information on how to coordinate your capstone project with your major requirements. We have made every effort to keep this information accurate and up to date. However, you should always discuss your course choices and schedule with your major advisor to verify that you are on track to complete all of your major requirements on schedule.

 

Major name:

Germanic  Studies

 

DUGS Name & Contact Information:

Professor David Weible

Director of Undergraduate Studies

weible@uic.edu

 

 

Students working on their Honors Capstone project can enroll in the following course(s):

Course number

Course Name 

Number of Hours

Required for major

Elective in major

Required to earn Departmental Honors

When to enroll

GER 398

Honors Project

3

No

Yes*

Yes

First semester of capstone

 

GER 399

Independent Study

1-3

No

Yes*

No

Second semester of capstone

* May not be elective credit for German with Business minor

 

Requirements for Departmental/College/Major honors:

Students who complete the major with a GPA of 3.60/4.00 in courses applied to the major are recommended for Departmental Distinction. Students who qualify for Distinction and complete GER 398—Honors Project may qualify for High or Highest Distinction.