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Cora Schenberg

Assistant Professor
Unit: College of Arts and Sciences
Department: Department of Germanic Languages and Literatures
Office location and address
New Cabell Hall, Room 235
1605 Jefferson Park Ave
Charlottesville, Virginia 22904
Education
Ph.D. University of Virginia
M.A., Middlebury College
B.A. Vassar College
GERM 1010: Elementary German
Credits: 4
Introduces the essentials of German structure and syntax; emphasizes oral and written proficiency in German. Five class sessions. Language laboratory required. Followed by GERM 2010, 2020.
GERM 1015: German for Reading Knowledge
Credits: 3
For graduate students requiring reading knowledge of German. Open to 4th year undergraduates, but does not count toward fulfillment of the language requirement. Please note: graduate students may enroll for C/NC or as auditors. However, graduates must enroll via the GSAS Office, rather than on SIS. For more details on this class, please visit the department website at: http://www.virginia.edu/german/Undergraduate/Courses.
GERM 1020: Elementary German
Credits: 4
Introduces the essentials of German structure and syntax; emphasizes oral and written proficiency in German. Five class sessions. Language laboratory required. Followed by GERM 2010, 2020.
GERM 2010: Intermediate German
Credits: 3
Increases accuracy and fluency through authentic literary and cultural materials with a focus on reading. Reviews essentials of German grammar and syntax. Exposes students to a wide variety of topics relating to contemporary Germany. Internet news and cultural programming in the classroom. Language laboratory required. Prerequisite: GERM 1020, or equivalent
GERM 2020: Intermediate German
Credits: 3
Builds upon skills developed in GERM 2010. Continues the review of grammar. Continues to expose students to a wide variety of topics relating to contemporary Germany. Includes a contemporary play and film. Internet news and cultural programming in the classroom. Language laboratory required. Prerequisite: GERM 2010, or equivalent.
GERM 4993: Independent Study
Credits: 1–3
Prerequisite: Approval by a supervising faculty member.

Writer’s Digest Magazine Writing Competition: Prize for feature writing, 2006

Middlebury-Mainz Fellowship, 1980

The Lilian L. Stroebe Prize for Excellence in German, Vassar College, May 1978