Freiburg Study Abroad

Location Sponsor Affiliated Host Institution Image
Freiburg, Germany UGA Goethe Institute Freiburg The Carl-Schurz-Haus German-American
Begins - Ends Duration Deadline
Jun 1, 2014 - Jun 28, 2014 4 weeks Final: TBD
Web Site Program Information: http://www.gsstudies.uga.edu
Contact
TBD
Curriculum

One of the following courses, dependent upon need and/or qualification: 

 

GRMN 1001 - Elementary German I (no previous knowledge of German necessary)

 

GRMN 1002 – Elementary German II (for students who have successfully completed GRMN 1001 or the equivalent at another institution)

 

GRMN 2001 - Intermediate German I (for students who have successfully completed one year of elementary German (GRMN 1001 and 1002 at UGA) or the equivalent at another institution).

 

GRMN 2002 – Intermediate German II (for students who have completed the first 3 semesters of German at UGA or the equivalent at another institution).

 

GRMN 3010 – Language: Culture and Society I (for students who have successfully completed the second year of college German (GRMN 2001 and 2002) or the equivalent at another institution).

 

GRMN 4001 – Advanced German Conversation and Composition

 

And all students must enroll in the following course:

 

GRMN 3550 – Contemporary Issues in German Culture, Society, and Literature (taught in English)

 

NOTE: Directed study credit may also be offered under special circumstances, subject to permission of the instructor.

Instruction Languages: English and German
Faculty U.S. Faculty and Host Faculty
Qualifications

Min. GPA: Good standing

Min. age: 18

Course prerequisites may apply.

Credit

6 credit hours for students enrolled in GRMN 2001, 2002, 3010 or 4001 and 3550

7 credit hours for students enrolled in GRMN 1001 or 1002 and 3550

Estimated Cost TBD
Accommodation

Goethe Institute dormitories (dual occupancy rooms, bathrooms in the rooms, communal kitchen on the floor)

Other Details

Application deadline: January 24, 2014.

 

Orientation in April at UGA

 

The larger theme of this study abroad experience is “Freiburg Green City: Environmentalism and Sustainable Urban Development in Freiburg.” In addition to culturally significant excursions in and around Freiburg, there will also be several educational excursions to solar tech companies and sustainable living communities in the area.

Disability Statement TBD