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:

Teaching of German


DUGS Name & Contact Information:

Susanne Rott

Associate Professor



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





First semester of Capstone


GER 399

Independent Study





Second semester of Capstone


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.