Germany, Marburg

Europe and the Middle East in Transition

when 18 July 2015 - 15 August 2015
duration 4 weeks
fee EUR 1990

•German course
Learn German from scratch, or improve German skills already present in the intensive German language course
•Seminars and Supplements
Come to Marburg and learn and discuss with international students and instructors about hot topics, such as
The Middle East: Politics, Governance, and Globalization
After the Arab Spring: Conflict and Cooperation in the Contemporary Middle East
‘Beyond the Walls’ – Palestine-Israel Conflict in Film
Conflict Mediation in the Middle East
Oil, Money, and Power: Rentier State, Identity, and Knowledge
Historical Overview of Economic Transition and Transformation in Turkey
Die Europäische Union. Und: Was bedeutet sie für die Region Middle East? (taught in German)
Migration and Mobility in Europe
The Idea of Europe
German Culture, Politics and History
In Marburg, in Germany and beyond. Every year we take ISU students on organized field trips to Frankfurt, Strasbourg (France) and other locations.
•Cultural program
Movie program, lectures, visits, parties and more

Target group

undergraduate students, but all others who would like to learn more about the topic, to learn German and have an international experience, living, learning and travelling with people from all over the world are cordially invited to participate. There are no prerequisites for taking the courses, besides being interested in the topic.

Credits info

Earn up to 9 ECTS points that can be transferred to your home university, or collage.

Fee info

EUR 1990: The program fee is EUR 1990
Included is all of the above (German course, seminar program, excursions, cultural program, credits) AND
oAccommodation in a single room in one of our student dormitories
oDaily breakfast (on weekdays)
o Health and personal liability insurance for the duration of the program
oMeal subsidy of EUR 50
oBus pass for the city of Marburg
EUR 1740: Early Bird (till March 15th, 2015) EUR 1740 (save 250)