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  • Locations: Berlin, Germany; Otzenhausen, Germany
  • Program Terms: Summer
  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
Dates / Deadlines:

There are currently no active application cycles for this program.
Fact Sheet:
Class Standing: 7. First Year, Sophomore, Junior Minimum GPA: 2.75
Program Description:

Program Name:

Search Abroad in Germany

Course Credit:
Search 201 (HUM 201) Prerequisite: HUM 102
German Conversation (100 or 103)
F1 and F11 credits

Eligibility Requirements:
A minimum GPA of 2.75 and be in good academic and social standing.
No previous German language study is required (though it is encouraged).

Program Description:
This program is aimed at students who have just completed their first year at Rhodes College. It will offer a 3rd semester Search class (HUM 201) and a German conversation/intercultural class, thus fulfilling multiple foundation requirements (F1 and F11) while abroad. (The Search and the German Culture course will be taught IN ENGLISH). It is beneficial for students to experience a direct connection between the materials covered in the course and the corresponding sites and culture in Germany and nearby locations.

The program will be centered around two locations, the Akademie Otzenhausen during the first 14 days, and the city of Berlin and surrounding area for the rest of the program. The Akademie will provide a good first setting as it provides excellent facilities and opportunities for learning. The Berlin part of the program will allow students to experience a different aspect of German history and culture.

Location and Dates:
May 17 through June 7, 2018.
Tentative Itinerary: Otzenhausen, Germany from May 17-31, then Berlin, Germany May 31-June 7.

Program Fee:

Program Contact:
Dr. Elizabeth Bridges -
Dr. Wonneken Wanske -

This program is currently not accepting applications.