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EC Berlin, Germany

APPLY NOW!! (Deadline: March 2, 2018)

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Berlin, Germany: June 28 – August 1, 2018 (Summer Term B)

Join Dr. Martin Gendelman and faculty and students from across the University System of Georgia for a 5-week adventure in Berlin, Germany!  Students will spend Term B living, studying, and exploring a country globally renowned for its history, power, and cultural influence in Europe.  Stay at the Akademie Hotel, use the metro to explore the city and its surrounds, and travel outward to the Polish border to experience the German relationship with Eastern Europe.

Students will spend two days per week in the classroom, attend class field trips two days per week, and have several free 3-day weekends.  All students will be registered for classes through Georgia Southern and receive Georgia Southern credits.  It is mandatory to register for at least 3 credit hours while on this program.

Program Cost
The 5-week program cost is $5,300.00 and includes the following:

  • Roundtrip airfare between Atlanta and Berlin
  • Accommodations at the Akademie Hotel for the full five weeks
  • Day trip to Warnemünde, Rostock
  • Berlin city tour on arrival weekend
  • An arrival dinner and farewell party/dinner
  • Breakfast everyday and lunch 2 days per week
  • Travel pass for the metro and bus system in Berlin
  • ISIC card providing reduced admission to tourist sites
  • A primary health insurance policy providing coverage for medical expenses

The program cost does not include: Georgia Southern tuition and fees for course enrollment, personal shopping or travel expenses, or food/meals beyond the allotment provided. HOPE and other forms of financial aid are available for students participating on summer study abroad.  Contact the Office of Financial Aid at 912.478.5413 to learn more.

Course Equivalencies
What will you earn credit for at Georgia Southern?  Use this guide to help you select the courses you need.  Georgia Southern course numbers are listed in italics.

Morning Classes
History of German Scientists – TBD
Western Civilization II – HIST 1112s: World Civilization II
Beginning German I – GRMN 1001s: Elementary German I
Music Appreciation – MUSC 1100: Music Appreciation
Introduction to Sociology –  SOCI 1101s: Intro to Sociology

Afternoon Classes
World Literature III – ENGL 2112s: World Literature II (ENGL 1102 pre-requisite)
Intermediate German I – GRMN 2001s: Intermediate German I
Berlin at the Forefront of Artistic Expressions – MUSC 3031s: Artistic Expression in Berlin
History of Nazi Germany – HIST 3030s: History of Nazi Germany
Sociology of Food & Culture – SOCI 3094s: Sociology of Food & Culture

Contact
To learn more about the program, payment schedules and deadlines, read course descriptions, and apply, visit the program website.

For questions, contact:
Dr. Martin Gendelman – Associate Professor, Department of Music, jmgendelman@georgiasouthern.edu
Ms. Emilee Carr – Study Abroad Advisor, Office of International Programs & Servicies, ecarr@georgiasouthern.edu

Last updated: 12/7/2017