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Workforce Development Certificate

Certificate Program Description:
This program provides an in-depth study of the spoken and written language and prepares students to use the chosen language as a career skill. The courses are designed to emphasize acquisition of competency sufficient to communicate orally and in writing with a native speaker of the target language on a professional or work-related basis. TCC instructional methods infuse technology into the learning process, which increases access to resources for the language. Graduates find a variety of positions with government or social organizations and firms involved with speakers of the target language (translating, interpreting, investments, accounting, banking, education, publishing, manufacturing, sales, service, and travel).


Degree Awarded: Certificate of Achievement


German 18 hours
GRMN 1103 German I
*GRMN 1213 German II
*GRMN 1313 German III
*GRMN 1413 German IV
*GRMN 2113 Intermediate German I
*GRMN 2213 Intermediate German II


Controlled Electives 7 hours
*GRMN 1001 German for Communication I
*GRMN 1031 German Pronunciation
*GRMN 1201 German for Communication II
*GRMN 1301 German for Communication III
*GRMN 1401 German for Communication IV
GRMN 2033 German Literature in Translation
GRMN 2041 German - Introduction to the Arts
GRMN 2071 German History and Geography Introduction
*GRMN 2121 Intermediate German Communication
*GRMN 2143 German Civilization and Culture
*GRMN 2263 Intermediate German Literature
*GRMN 2320 International Work and/or Study Seminar
*GRMN 2330 German International Seminar and/or Field Studies
*GRMN 2413 German Translating
GRMN 2421 German Culture Comparisons
*GRMN 2523 Intermediate German Grammar and Composition
*GRMN 2533 Advanced German Conversation

NOTE: One alternate language, 1-3 credit hours, may be
 substituted if necessary to complete the required total credit
 hours for Controlled Electives. Select from Arabic, Chinese, 
French, Greek, Hebrew, Italian, Japanese, Latin, Portuguese, 
Russian or Spanish.

Total Credit Hours: 25
*Course has prerequisite (See course description section of catalog).


General education requirements can be found at: