About Germanic & Slavic Studies

We are committed to providing high-quality, student-centred interdisciplinary programs that foster personal and professional development by combining humanistic values and traditional learning with practical applications.

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The Department of Germanic and Slavic Studies offers degrees in German and Russian (BA, MA, PhD) and courses in Croatian and Dutch. We are also offering a minor concentration in Cultural Identities together with the Department of Spanish and Latin American Studies. Home of one of Canada's largest and most diverse German programs, the department plays a leading role in the dissemination of German and Slavic culture in Canada. Our faculty members have expertise in second language instruction, applied linguistics, and literary, film, and cultural studies.

Specifically, the department: