Required Books

Chinese
CHIN 101 and 102 (Elementary Mandarin):
  • Yao, Tao-chung et al. 2005. Integrated Chinese Level 1 Part 1. Third
    Edition. Simplified Character Edition. Boston: Cheng & Tsui Company.
  • Yao, Tao-chung et al. 2005. Integrated Chinese Level 1 Part 1
    Character Workbook.
    Third Edition. Simplified Character Edition. Boston: Cheng & Tsui Company.
CHIN 201 and 202 (Intermediate Mandarin):
  • Rosetta Stone Version 3, 2007. Harrisonburg, Virginia: Rosetta Stone
    Ltd.
  • Yue, Jian Lin; 2006. Experiencing Chinese: Living in China. Second
    Edition. Beijing: Higher Education Press.
French
FREN 101 (Elementary French):

Required:
Valette & Valette. Contacts: Langue et Culture française.  8th Edition. ISBN 0618395784

FREN 102 (Elementary French):

Required:
Valette &. Contacts: Langue et Culture française. Heinle, 8th Edition. ISBN 0618395784

Recommended:

  • 501 French Verbs or another verb reference book
  • French dictionary (Larousse, Robert, etc.)
FREN 201 (Intermediate French):

Required:
À votre tour (eTextbook for the iPad on CourseSmart application)

FREN 202 (Intermediate French):

Required:
À votre tour (eTextbook for the iPad on CourseSmart application)

FREN 282 (French Bridge Course between Elementary and Intermediate levels):

Required:
Valette & Valette. Contacts: Langue et Culture française. 8th Edition. ISBN 0618395784

Recommended:

  • 501 French Verbs or another verb reference book
  • French dictionary (Larousse, Robert, etc.)
FREN 311 (French Literature—Middle Ages through the Age of Enlightenment):

Required:
Berg, R.-J. Littérature française: textes et contextes (Tôme I). Holt, Rinehart and Winston/Harcourt Brace College Publishers.  ISBN 0-03-039849-5

FREN 312 (French Literature—Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries):

Berg, R.-J. and Fabrice Leroy. Littérature française: textes et contextes (Tôme II). Holt, Rinehart and Winston/Harcourt Brace College Publishers. ISBN 0-03-072392-2

FREN 401 (Advanced Grammar and Composition):

Required:
Grammaire française : manuel de grammaire en ligne
http://www.synapse-fr.com/grammaire/GTM_0.htm

FREN 447 (French Cinema [Capstone]):

Internet sites, YouTube videoclips and numerous DVDs

German
GERM 101 (Elementary German):

Stewart, Walter. German in Action. Linus Publications Inc. 2007. ISBN:9781934188477

GERM 102 (Elementary German):

Stewart, Walter K. German in Action. Linus Publications Inc. 2007. ISBN:9781934188477

GERM 201 (Intermediate German):

De Harven - Gefährliche Wege

GERM 311 (Survey of German Literature):
  • Anonymous. Das Nibelungenlied. Philipp Reclam Jun Verlag GmbH. 1992. ISBN:9783150006429
  • Song of Nibelungs. Frank Glessner Ryder (Translator).Wayne State University Press. 1962. ISBN:9780814311929
  • Von Eschenbach, Wolfram. Parzival. Reclam Philipp Jun.; Überarb. A. edition. 2003. ISBN:9783150182437
  • Von Eschenbach, Wolfram. Parzival. Penguin Classics; Reprint edition. 1980.
    ISBN:9780140443615
GERM 401 (Advanced Grammar and Composition):

Cassell's German Dictionary (Indexed). John Wiley & Sons, Inc. 1978. ISBN:9780025229303

GERM 447 (German Cinema):
  • Eisner, Lotte. The Haunted Screen. University of California Press.
    ISBN-10: 0520024796; ISBN-13: 978-0520024793
  • Kracauer, Siegfried. From Caligari to Hitler. Princeton Univ. Press. (paperback)
    ISBN-10: 0691025053
Spanish
SPAN 101 (Elementary Spanish):
  • Blanco, José A. and Philip Redwine Donley.  Panorama: Introducción a la lengua española. Vista Higher Learning, 2013.  (4th Edition). ISBN: 978-1-61767-705-2
  • Panorama: Supersite Plus.
SPAN 102 (Elementary Spanish):
  • Blanco, José A. and Philip Redwine Donley.  Panorama: Introducción a la lengua española. Vista Higher Learning, 2013.  (4th Edition). ISBN: 978-1-61767-705-2
  • Panorama: Supersite Plus.
SPAN 201/ SPAN 202 (Intermediate Spanish):
  • Bretz, Dvorak et al. !Avance! Intermediate Spanish. Second edition. New YorK: McGraw Hill. 2004.
  • Brettz, Dvorak et al. !Avance! Intermediate Spanish: Cuaderno de Práctica. Second Edition. New York: Mc Graw Hill. 2004. Print. ISBN: 978-0-07-327794-3
SPAN 301 (Composicion y Conversación):
  • Colombi, Pelletieri et al. Palabra abierta. Second Edition. Houghton Miffin. 2007
    ISBN 13: 9780618527748
    ISBN 10: 0618527745
SPAN 325 (Spanish American Literature and Society):
  • Sobejano-Morán, Antonio and Paola Bianco. Introducción a la Literatura Latinoamericana: An Anthology of Latin American Literature. Newburyport, MA: Focus. 2005. ISBN: 1-58510-105-2
SPAN 401 (Applied Linguistics and Grammar):
  • Canteli Dominicis, Maria and John Reynolds. Repase y escriba: curso avanzado de gramática y composición. Sixth Edition. John Wiley & Sons. New York. 2011. Print. ISBN: 978-0-470-90414-5
SPAN 405 (Latin-American Culture and Civilization Capstone):
  • Fox, Arturo A. Latinoamérica. Presente y pasado. 4th ed. Boston:Prentice Hall. 2011.
    ISBN: 978-0-205-79426-3
SPAN 461 (Mexican Literature):

Required texts:

  • Azuela, Mariano. Los de abajo
  • Fuentes, Carlos. Aura
  • Fuentes, Carlos. Las buenas conciencias
  • Rulfo, Juan. El llano en llamas
  • Rulfo, Juan. Pedro Páramo
  • Usigli, Rodolfo. El gesticulador
SPAN 470 (Film in Spanish):
  • Courtad, James C.; Kathryn Everly and Martín Gaspar. Intrigas: Advanced Spanish Through Literature and Film. Boston: Vista Higher Learning. Print. ISBN: 978-1-61767-110-4
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