Berlin as a Place of German History, Culture and Politics
Aims and Objectives
Foreign students are invited to get acquainted with German history, culture and politics by attending a series of lectures as well as engaging with everyday life and rhythm of contemporary Berlin.
Exchange and guest students, number of participants restricted to 30 students
Students are invited to study German society and everyday life in Berlin in several ways as by
Dynamic lectures (on German history, culture and politics);
Visits to Berlin institutions of public interest (such as Bundestag and media);
Excursions and walks to important places of historic interest as well as of modern Berlin (Märkisches Museum, DHM, Stasi-Museum; architecture; streets; the ‘Bayerisches Viertel’ around the BSEL; Berlin’s industrial past; Berlin in the Cold War; the Brandenburg Gate and the Holocaust Memorial; Berlin’s present culture and subcultures).
To be announced at the beginning of the seminar
2 SWS / ECTS 1 - (2.5 bei Zusatzleistung)