2013 department book awards ceremony.

Students receiving prizes at the Book Awards ceremony

The Department of Germanic and Slavic Studies offers courses in a diverse array of fields:

  • language acquisition (German, Russian, Croatian, Dutch)
  • German-language literature
  • German-language film
  • German, Austrian, and Swiss cultural studies
  • Russian and East European cultural studies
  • applied linguistics
  • sociolinguistics and conversation analysis
  • gender studies

In addition to teaching department courses, department members teach in other programs in the Faculty of Arts, namely:

Teaching Certificates at the University of Waterloo: