German Studies

The program requires basic proficiency in the German language (writing, reading, listening and speaking), and is intended for students who wish to pursue further studies in literature, history, philosophy and political science, and may be completed in conjunction with a degree program.

overview

German Studies is a program under the Language Training Institute in the Department of Linguistics within the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences.

Credential: Certificate

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How to apply

The certificate program

You may add a certificate program to any major. Speak to your faculty advisor.

Career possibilities

The world is changing rapidly and you have no way of knowing the full range of career opportunities available to you in the future. Graduates of this program may end up in a range of occupations, including these:

  • Acting Coach
  • Audiologist
  • Career Development Officer
  • Communication Specialist
  • Community Educator
  • Copy Editor
  • Early Childhood Assistant
  • Editor
  • Endangered Languages Educator
  • ESL Teacher
  • Federal and Provincial Relations Officer
  • Foreign Language Instructor
  • Immigration Officer
  • Journalist
  • Lexicographer (terminology, dictionary work)
  • Librarian
  • Market Researcher
  • Overseas Trade Representative
  • Publisher
  • Reporter/Staff Writer
  • Sociolinguist
  • Speech Therapist
  • Translator/Interpreter
  • Writer