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Germany, Berlin

CUT//ACT: Video (and) Activism

Have you ever wondered how media has changed over time, and how "video" has been used as a political tool? In this course, you will learn both, not least by producing an activist v...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 500
Germany, Berlin

Opera Audition Training Masterclass with Cheryl Studer

It is your goal to have a position in a German-speaking opera house where nowadays half of the opera performances world wide occur? These high-level courses will prepare young prof...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 850
Germany, Konstanz

Autumn School Chemical Biology

The University of Konstanz, with its 'Institutional Strategy to Promote Top-Level Research', has been receiving continuous funding since 2007 within the framework of the Excellence...

Germany, Berlin

Opera Audition Training Masterclass with Prof. Gerd Uecker

It is your goal to have a position in a German-speaking opera house where nowadays half of the opera performances world wide occur? These high-level courses will prepare young prof...

Germany, Berlin

Curating Sound Art - Exhibiting the Auditive

The workshop conveys substantial knowledge for the curatorial practice of this exceptional art form handling the history of sound art and various positions within it, the role of t...

Germany, Berlin

Glassblowing with Ned Cantrell

Hot sculpting Liquid glass can be a cantankerous material to sculpt. This class will focus on techniques to give you more control over the blob of hot material on the end of your...

Germany, Berlin

Digital Self Marketing for Musicians

Learn about digital marketing and how one, as an artist, can effectively and successfully create and manage a brand. In this seminar, Dietrich Pflüger and Moritz ‘Mo’ Sauer will te...

Germany, Berlin

Writing Ashram - a monastic Writing Development Residence

You are onto a big text project and want to enhance your writing productivity? Then join this Monastery-like Writing Development Residence. In the Writing Ashram you practice a mon...

Germany, Wuerzburg

Modern Methods in Infection Biology

Important new methods in drug screening, microscopy and system biology will be discussed and demonstrated. Participants will gain a deeper insight into important models of infectio...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 3 ECTS
Germany, Berlin

Stereoscopic Etudes

This course will investigate exemplary strategies of stereo 3D image making as artistic expression. We will realise this by exploring practical excercises of making and spectating....

Germany, Berlin

The Art of Collecting Art

This seminar is designed for emerging collectors seeking to improve their capacities for assessing quality in art. After a thorough theoretical examination of criteria that have be...

Germany, Berlin

Financing & Touring Performing Art Projects

This three day course on cultural funding in Germany includes application writing, project calculation, networking, conversation exercise and touring of work. It is designed for yo...

Germany, Berlin

The Drama Works

This comprehensive four-day workshop guides participants through a series of precisely patterned exercises, each of which demonstrate key aspects of the essential elements of the d...

Germany, Berlin

Art and Money. Fundraising Concepts and Practice for Artists and Institutions

This workshop provides artists and creative minds access to the most relevant fundraising concepts and strategies. It includes concrete examples of modern fundraising practice, cas...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 550
Germany, Freiburg

German Language and Culture

The course offers several classes at all language levels. The syllabus includes a variety of conversation practice and discussions, current listening and reading texts but also top...

language German
duration 4 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 650
Germany, Freiburg

German for the Tourist Industry

The main focus of this course is the acquisition of language skills which are utilized on a a daily basis in the tourism industry. In addition to other specialty areas the syllabus...

language German
duration 4 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 650
Germany, Freiburg

German for Business and Economics

This course offers a variety of conversation exercises, classroom discussions as well as up to date reading and listening comprehension exercises covering all topics relevant to ec...

language German
duration 4 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 650
Germany, Freiburg

Medical German

This course is intended for medical employees and medical students who want to improve their general German skills with a special focus on communication in a medical environment an...

language German
duration 4 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 650
Germany, Freiburg

German for Natural Sciences and Engineering

This course is intended for participants from technical and science-oriented professions and degree courses. Technical terms frequently used in industry, engineering and science as...

language German
duration 4 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 650
Germany, Freiburg

English Language

This course offers classes of language level B1, B2 and C1 (Common European Framwork of Reference for Languages CEFR). By the means of authentic and up to date materials and a vari...

language English
duration 4 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 650
Germany, Aachen

Data Science and Research Methods Summer School

In this Summer School, participants acquire hands-on research skills in topics such as philosophy of science, qualitative research, grounded theory, academic publishing, advanced e...

language English
duration 4 weeks
credits 5 ECTS
fee EUR 750
Germany, Berlin

Exhibition Structure - Structure in Exhibition

Structures of exhibitions emerge on different levels, including architecture, graphic-, spacial- and media-design plus planning and organisation. The workshop highlights various as...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 450
Germany, Berlin

Painting On Glass with Lucia Santini

In this practice-based class, Lucia will teach traditional techniques for mixing glass powder with a medium and how to apply it with a brush on glass. Participants will gain a deta...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 500
Germany, Umwelt-Campus Birkenfeld and National Park Hunsrück.Hochwald

IT Fundamentals of National Park Monitoring

Do you study a subject in the fields of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Computer Science or Engineering? Are you also interested in working in a national park or biosphere reser...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 395
Germany, Berlin

Storytelling – An Introduction

What are the basic steps of oral storytelling? This workshop examines how we can give a story its voice back. Storytelling enhances communication and presentational skills, as well...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 365
Germany, Berlin

Self Marketing in the international Art Scene

Self-marketing means knowing your work and communicating it: what makes it special, why buy? We will deal with the dos/don’ts of formal sales and informal networking situations, mo...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 370
Germany, Weimar

Cultural Landscapes & Urban Resilience

Urban Resilience relying to the robustness and preparedness of our built environment and society to its vulnerability is often hard to catch when it comes about its integration and...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 700
Germany, Weimar

Moving Traces: Design Elements & Principles

The course is made up of three parts and aims at interdisciplinary experiences of design principles like balance, tension, contrast, proprotion, variation and so on. In the f...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 3 ECTS
fee EUR 700
Germany, Weimar

Architectural Design

The course »Architectural Design« explores architectural concepts through class presentations, on-site visits, and studio practice. Each class examines particular building types, d...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 3 ECTS
fee EUR 700
Germany, Weimar

Build Your Bauhaus

The Bauhaus was a school, not a design-studio. Walter Gropius wanted to educate a new generation of designers, which is why he wanted his pupils to learn a craft and to work in the...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 3 ECTS
fee EUR 700
Germany, Weimar

Forecast Engineering

The design of engineering structures takes place today and in the past on the basis of static calculations. The consideration of uncertainties in the model quality becomes more and...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 700
Germany, Weimar

Design Thinking

Design Thinking is a process for creating elegant user-centered solutions in multidisciplinary teams. But it’s much more than that: it is a mindset — another way of tackling challe...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 3 ECTS
fee EUR 700
Germany, Berlin

Leadership for Innovation. How to manage Creative Teams

This three-day workshop shows participants strategies and tools for creative leadership and post-hierarchical management. We will explore the structures, processes and mindsets tha...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 490
Germany, Aachen

German Engineering, Language and Culture Summer School

Beginning in August 2007, RWTH Aachen University and Keio University in Japan have staged a Summer School for around 20 selected students from Keio's Graduate School of Science and...

language English
duration 3 weeks
credits 3 ECTS
Germany, Hannover

Immunology

The successful LISA program, now in its sixth year with over 150 alumni, selects highly-qualified students in the life sciences for an intensive, short-term course on current topic...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 6 ECTS
fee EUR 100
Germany, Enschede

Foundations of Information Retrieval

Information Retrieval is the discipline that studies computer-based search tools. Web search engines are well-known incarnations of information retrieval systems: Their importance...

Germany, Berlin

Starting and Leading your own Successful Creative Business

Working with the tried and tested "Creative Enterprise Toolkit" by the British innovation body NESTA, this practical four-day course helps creative minds to plan, shape, communicat...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 450
Germany, Salem

Abiturvorbereitung und Probestudium **Under 18s**

"Abitur" preparation in maths and other subjects and a "Probestudium" in 2 free choice academic subjects

language German
duration 2 weeks
Germany, Aachen

Production Technology meets Industry 4.0 Summer School

In this Summer School, students receive an introduction to new production technologies in connection with Industry 4.0. Industry 4.0 is an initiative by the German government wh...

language English
duration 3 weeks
credits 3 ECTS
Germany, Aachen

Robotics for Future Industrial Applications Summer School

In this Summer School, students receive an introduction to the engineering, controlling and programming of robots. The course conveys necessary theoretical knowledge in robotics, f...

language English
duration 3 weeks
credits 3 ECTS
Germany, Trier

German language + teaching German + choice of modules + cultural programme

1. Language courses The language courses cover elementary, intermediate and advanced levels (A1, A2, B1, B2, C1). There are a total of 75 hours of tuition. The main goal of the co...

language English
duration 4 weeks
credits 5 ECTS
fee EUR 600
Germany, Berlin

"Streit" as a Design Method

"Streit" (conflict/dissent/dispute) is often perceived to be a threat, a destructive force that shouldn’t be unleashed. This workshop explores a different understanding of this ter...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 500
Germany, Weimar

Understanding Spaces

The course Understanding Spaces explores multiple, hands-on, innovative artistic approaches to increase perceptual sensibility and develop a deepened grasp of the particularity of...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 700
Germany, Weimar

English Intensive Course

Our intensive language training programme is an effective method to learn English in small groups. Courses will be taught by native-speaking instructors from Great Britain, USA, Au...

language English
duration 4 weeks
credits 3 ECTS
fee EUR 700
Germany, Weimar

Deutsch in Weimar

Our intensive German programme »Deutsch in Weimar« offers an enjoyable and effective way to learn and improve your German language skills. Spend your summer in the city of Weimar a...

duration 4 weeks
credits 6 ECTS
fee EUR 800
Germany, Weimar

Spatial Poetry - A Phenomenological Approach

In this hands-on course you will investigate and experiment with architectural space in its most archaic form. By weaving shapes, relations, proportions, and light, architecture ca...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 3 ECTS
fee EUR 700
Germany, Weimar

Urban Performances

Throughout the course you will explore current issues of urban, community life by use of artistic interventions and performances in the city of Weimar. You will deal with decisions...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 3 ECTS
fee EUR 700
Germany, Weimar

Bauhaus In.Sight

Points, lines and areas as a starting point of the bauhaus foundation course create in their interplay space arrangements. In combination with material, textures, light or colour t...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 3 ECTS
fee EUR 700
Germany, Weimar

Express Yourself! Experimental Painting

The course mainly focuses on providing knowledge of craft based artistic work within the studio practice. You learn to use paint (acrylic), brushes and imaginative painting techniq...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 3 ECTS
fee EUR 700
Germany, Weimar

Re.Action - Artistic Dialogues

At the start of this course we visit an art exhibition and research the accompanying media, such as catalogues, website, flyers etc. Based on your experience you develop an artwork...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 3 ECTS
fee EUR 700
Germany, Weimar

Lighting Design

In this introductory course into architectural lighting design, we are going to explore the science and aesthetics of light, as well as atmosphere and its effect on perception and...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 3 ECTS
fee EUR 700
Germany, Weimar

Environmental Design Strategies

Learn to optimize the environmental performance of buildings to design sustainable buildings for the future The building sector is responsible for a large proportion of the worl...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 3 ECTS
fee EUR 700
Germany, Freiburg

German Language and Culture

The course "German Language and Culture" offers several classes at all language levels. The syllabus includes a variety of conversation practice and discussions, current listening...

language German
duration 4 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 650
Germany, Freiburg

German for the Tourist Industry

The main focus of this course is the acquisition of language skills which are utilized on a a daily basis in the tourism industry. In addition to other specialty areas the syllabus...

language German
duration 4 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 650
Germany, Freiburg

German for Business and Economics

This course offers a variety of conversation exercises, classroom discussions as well as up to date reading and listening comprehension exercises covering all topics relevant to ec...

language German
duration 4 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 650
Germany, Freiburg

Training for German Language Teachers

The three focal points of the course are: upper-level language courses (C1/C2), methodological-didactical exercises, as well as presentation of new teaching and course materials....

language German
duration 1 week
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 680
Germany, Freiburg

Medical German

This course is intended for medical employees and medical students who want to improve their general German skills with a special focus on communication in a medical environment an...

language German
duration 4 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 650
Germany, Freiburg

English Language

This course offers classes of language level B1, B2 and C1 (Common European Framwork of Reference for Languages CEFR). By the means of authentic and up to date materials and a vari...

language English
duration 4 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 650
Germany, Freiburg

German for Natural Sciences and Engineering

This course is intended for participants from technical and science-oriented professions and degree courses. Technical terms frequently used in industry, engineering and science as...

language German
duration 4 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 650
Germany, Freiburg

English for Business and Economics in August

This course offers a variety of conversation exercises, classroom discussions as well as up to date reading and listening comprehension exercises covering all topics relevant to ec...

language English
duration 4 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 650
Germany, Freiburg

English for Natural Sciences and Engineering

This course is intended for participants from technical and science-oriented professions and degree courses. Technical terms frequently used in industry, engineering and science as...

language English
duration 4 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 650
Germany, Berlin

EGO - Visual Identity for Artists

As an artist you need to represent yourself and your work occasionally. In this three-day workshop you will learn about the basic elements of visual identity and how to use them. Y...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 450
Germany, Hamburg

CSR Management

The two-week HSBA Summer School offers you the opportunity to explore all questions related to business ethics with students from all over the world and will earn you 5 ECTS credit...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 5 ECTS
Germany, Würzburg

Globalization as a Managerial and Economic Challenge in Europe

Academic Program: This module is designed for students interested in international economics and international management. It provides a unique combination of business and economi...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 5 ECTS
fee EUR 350
Germany, Berlin

Transit Zone Pavilion - A Public Intervention Project With Sound

This seven-day public intervention workshop offers an opportunity for artistic practices by emphasizing on sound. Participants will be encouraged to reflect and intervene on public...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 600
Germany, Wuerzburg

Globalization as a Managerial and Economic Challenge in Europe

Academic Program: This module is designed for students interested in international economics and international management. It provides a unique combination of business and economi...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 5 ECTS
fee EUR 350
Germany, Hessen

U.S German Summer School in International and Comparative Law

All of our courses are designed to impart knowledge in the highly popular fields of international and comparative law.
 The courses, all of them are taught in English, combine high...

language English
duration 5 weeks
credits 6 ECTS
Germany, Munich

Human Rights – Keystone or Just another Brick in the Architecture of International Law?

The founding document of modern human rights law, the 1948 Universal Declaration of Human Rights, posited that ‘recognition of the inherent dignity and of the equal and inalienable...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 500
Germany, Berlin

Art in Germany from the Middle Ages to the 20th Century

The course will introduce Berlin’s outstanding art collections, with their wide range of masterpieces from late medieval times to the present day. We shall focus throughout on the...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
Germany, Berlin

The Making of Europe: The Long 20th Century

This course provides an overview of the political, socio-economic, and cultural developments that shaped Europe in the long 20th century. Many deeply impacting developments occurre...

duration 2 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
Germany, Wuerzburg

German Politics 2017

Germany is the most populous democracy in the EU and one of the major players in European politics. Nevertheless, German politics with its specific features and complex structures...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 5 ECTS
fee EUR 195
Germany, Berlin

Organ á la carte

This five-day workshop focuses on the most important organs in and around Berlin. Each day is devoted to a major composer in organ history (J.S. Bach, J.P. Sweelinck, F. Mendelssoh...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 380
Germany, Berlin

Apps in Music Education

In this workshop, we will introduce you to new educational settings and recent music technologies. Teachers and musicians are invited to enhance their toolset in musical projects w...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 500
Germany, Berlin

German Philosophy: From Kant to Habermas

Philosophy has constituted a central element in the emergence of modern German culture. In the late 18th century, German philosophy participated in the broader European Enlightenme...

language English
duration 4 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 900
Germany, Berlin

Twentieth Century Berlin: People, Places, Words

This course is about Berlin, and the story of its tumultuous and epoch defining twentieth century. We examine this history through various lenses: the biographies of individuals, t...

duration 4 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 900
Germany, Berlin

Semi-Intensive German Language Beginner 1

Within four weeks, this course will help you to develop basic competences in listening, speaking, reading and writing as well as a basic knowledge of the German culture. By...

language German
duration 4 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 900
Germany, Berlin

Semi-Intensive German Language Beginner 2

This course will help you to expand your competences in listening, speaking, reading and writing within four weeks, deepen your knowledge of grammar as well as your knowledge of th...

language German
duration 4 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 900
Germany, Berlin

Semi-Intensive German Language Intermediate 1

Within four weeks, this course will help you to expand your competences in listening, speaking, reading and writing, strengthen your knowledge of grammar, while emphasizing self-co...

duration 4 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 900
Germany, Berlin

Semi-Intensive German Language Intermediate Advanced 2

Within four weeks, this course will help you to expand your competences in speaking and writing while emphasizing self-correction. Furthermore, it will help you to increase your vo...

language German
duration 4 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 900
Germany, Berlin

Semi-Intensive German Language Advanced 1

The course aims to deepen your competence in speaking and writing and to expand and refine your vocabulary usage, so that you are able to express and discuss ideas, opinions and in...

language German
duration 4 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 900
Germany, Berlin

Europe, Migration, Refugees

Regarding transnational migration, the EU promotes a political reasoning between processes of consolidation and necessary conflict, between sovereignty and shared responsibility, b...

language English
duration 4 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 900
Germany, Berlin

The European Union in the 21st Century: Internal and External Challenges

The course will introduce the basics of the European Union and describe and explain the processes of widening and deepening of this unique political entity. This will cover an over...

duration 4 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 900
Germany, Berlin

Law, Society and Politics in Comparative Perspective

This course explores theoretical and historical perspectives on the intersection of law, society and politics, and aims to foster discussion of contemporary issues among students f...

language English
duration 4 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 900
Germany, Berlin

Key works of German Literature from the classics to today

This course offers an overview of the history of German literature from the 18th to the 21st century. By recognising that the mental state of an era reflects itself in the literatu...

language German
duration 4 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 900
Germany, Berlin

Islam and the West: The Pitfalls of Mapping the World

Almost fifteen years after the September 11 attacks, the issue whether there is or in fact has ever been a “clash of civilisations” is still being highly debated among both scholar...

language English
duration 4 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 900
Germany, Berlin

European Business Management

Europe encompasses the world’s largest and most complicated market. Recent events, particularly those following the ongoing economic crisis on the continent, raise profound questio...

language English
duration 4 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 900
Germany, Berlin

Architecture in Berlin. A Walk through History

This course gives a wide overview of the development of public and private architecture in Berlin during the 19th, 20th and 21st centuries. Following an introduction to the urban d...

language English
duration 4 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 900
Germany, Berlin

Global Politics: How to Cope with a World in Disarray?

This course addresses the new global environment which has been evolving since the end of the East-West conflict. The key features of the emerging context of global politics are: m...

language English
duration 4 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 900
Germany, Berlin

Urban Places and Spaces: Analyzing and Exploring Berlin

Urban studies and its discourse on the city combine scholarship in fields as diverse as human geography, history, and the arts. Berlin, with its seemingly infinite possibilities fo...

language English
duration 4 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 900
Germany, Berlin

The Cold War

Over the course of the Cold War, the city of Berlin was frequently at the centre of global tensions and a potential front line should the superpower rivalry descend into actual war...

language English
duration 4 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 900
Germany, Berlin

Europe & The World - History of International Relations

Europe and its role in the world have changed dramatically over the last century. Once European empires dominated the greater part of the world; today Europe consists of a number o...

language English
duration 4 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 900
Germany, Berlin

Intensive German Language Beginner 1

Within four weeks, this course will help you to develop basic competences in listening, speaking, reading and writing as well as a basic knowledge of the German culture. By...

language German
duration 4 weeks
credits 6 ECTS
Germany, Berlin

Intensive German Language Beginner 2

This course will help you to expand your competences in listening, speaking, reading and writing within four weeks, deepen your knowledge of grammar as well as your knowledge of th...

language German
duration 4 weeks
credits 6 ECTS
Germany, Berlin

Intensive German Language Intermediate 1

Within four weeks, this course will help you to expand your competences in listening, speaking, reading and writing as well as strengthen your knowledge of grammar, while emphasizi...

language German
duration 4 weeks
credits 6 ECTS
Germany, Berlin

Intensive German Language Intermediate Advanced 2

This course will help you to expand your competences in speaking and writing within four weeks, while emphasizing self-correction. Furthermore, it will help you to increase your vo...

duration 4 weeks
credits 6 ECTS
Germany, Berlin

Intensive German Language Advanced 1

The course aims to deepen your competence in speaking and writing and to expand and refine your vocabulary usage, so that you are able to express and discuss ideas, opinions and in...

language German
duration 4 weeks
credits 6 ECTS
Germany, Berlin

Berlin and the Digital Music Era

Over the past twenty years Berlin has become a thriving crossroads at the intersection of music and technology. It serves as the hub of techno/electronic music and dance culture, a...

duration 4 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 900
Germany, Berlin

1517: Martin Luther and the Reformation

In light of its 500th commemoration in 2017, this course explores the Protestant Reformation in Germany that was initialized by the Augustinian monk Martin Luther and its legacy. T...

language English
duration 4 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 900
Germany, Berlin

Global Challenges - Sustainable Futures

The course introduces students to the politics, ethics, and governance of sustainability. The key challenges of our time are global by nature. However, the current system of global...

duration 4 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 900
Germany, Berlin

Seduction and Terror: Hitler's Germany

The ‘thousand year Reich’ that Hitler promised when he became Chancellor of Germany in January 1933 lasted but 12 years. During this time, however, Hitler and his Nazi Party came t...

language English
duration 4 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 900
Germany, Mannheim

Cultural Plurality: Language, Literature, Media

The 2017 Summer School at the University os Mannheim's School of Humanities is focused on concepts of cultural plurality. Students can choose from five classes taught by renowned a...

language English
duration 3 weeks
credits 18 ECTS
Germany, Berlin

Berlin Techno - Between Myth and Reality

The broad scene of clubs, labels, record and synthesizer shops, and music software providers has made Berlin a centre of electronic dance music. We will discuss the aesthetics and...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 500
Germany, Aalen

Strategy in the Digital Age

The International Summer School at Aalen University of Applied Sciences offers you an exciting opportunity to make friends from all over the world and to develop your personal and...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 7 ECTS
fee EUR 850
Germany, Augsburg

European and International Economic Law

The Summer Program on European and International Economic Law offered by University of Augsburg provides an unique opportunity to learn the European and international law relevant...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 10 ECTS
fee EUR 500
Germany, Berlin

Workshop in Painting with Valérie Favre

Participants of this workshop will get a deep insight into the field of painting and will elaborate the special qualities of seeing within a laboratory of the old and new masters....

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 398
Germany, Frankfurt

Legal Studies – Law in a globalized world – fundamental, international and comparative aspects

The role of law in the 21st Century can and actually must be characterized as ambivalent. On the one hand, law competes increasingly with other paradigms, especially with the econ...

language English
duration 4 weeks
credits 6 ECTS
Germany, Frankfurt

Psychology – Social Psychology and Organizational Behavior

Module 1: Social Psychology (week 1 and 2) Humans are social beings; hence, social psychology affects all of us. We constantly think, feel and act not only as individuals but a...

language English
duration 4 weeks
credits 8 ECTS
Germany, Frankfurt

Natural and Life Sciences – Modern and ancient organisms in the context of global environmental change

Bio- and Geoscientists at Goethe-University Frankfurt focus their research on different groups of organisms with the aim to understand current and past changes in ecosystems and en...

language English
duration 4 weeks
credits 6 ECTS
Germany, Darmstadt

Energy Efficient and Smart Building Infrastructure Systems

The International Summer University is a short term program taught in English focused on smart homes, energy efficient building and construction technologies, simulation and modell...

language English
duration 4 weeks
credits 9 ECTS
Germany, Frankfurt am Main

European Finance

The International Summer University (ISU) Frankfurt is a 4-week summer program open to students from around the world. If you are interested in learning about European Finance or E...

language English
duration 4 weeks
credits 9 ECTS
Germany, Frankfurt am Main

European Studies

The International Summer University (ISU) Frankfurt is a 4-week summer program open to students from around the world. If you are interested in learning about European Finance or E...

language English
duration 4 weeks
credits 9 ECTS
Germany, Berlin

Popular Culture: Berlin and Beyond

John Story has pointed out, correctly, that ‘popular culture’ is essentially “an empty conceptual category.” That does not mean, however, that the many things and practices the ter...

language English
duration 5 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 900
Germany, Hessen

Intellectual Property & Biotechnology- linking Law, Business and Science

This program is organized by the faculties of Law, Business and Economics, Agricultural Sciences and Medicine of the Justus Liebig University Giessen. The courses of our program ar...

language English
duration 4 weeks
credits 6 ECTS
Germany, Tübingen

International & European Studies

Study Europe and the EU in Germany: Come and join the Summer Program II “International & European Studies” at the University of Tübingen! ACADEMIC PROGRAM: You take introduct...

Germany, Hamburg

International Business Law

In today's globalized world, international business and the laws regulating it are no longer distinct disciplines. Whether you are just entering the working world or are still a st...

Germany, Hamburg

International Intellectual Property Transactions

This program is organized jointly by the Center for Transnational IP, Media and Technology Law and Policy of Bucerius Law School, Hamburg, Germany and UC Hastings College of the La...

Germany, Aachen

Automation & Simulation Summer School

In this summer school, students receive an introduction to cutting edge computer technology and methods used in mechanical engineering. This program offers an overview of numerical...

language English
duration 3 weeks
credits 2 ECTS
Germany, Hamburg

Sports Law

How would you draft an employment contract for a professional football player? Which legal issues come into play when organizing a Formula 1 Grand Prix? These are some of the quest...

Germany, Frankfurt

The Finance Boot Camp

You didn’t choose to study Finance at university, but now you’re curious to find out more about the major financial products and investment strategies. You want a better understand...

Germany, Berlin

Transitions - Drawing and Space

This drawing workshop will explore spaces of transition in urban Berlin and will experiment with drawing in an open interpretive manner. The emphasis will be on practical artistic...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 460
Germany, Aachen

Geometry Processing for Digital Fabrication Summer School

In the summer school Geometry Processing for Digital Fabrication, students will start from the mathematical foundations of (discrete) geometry and will learn and discuss a variety...

language English
duration 3 weeks
credits 3 ECTS
Germany, Frankfurt (Oder)

The European System of Human Rights Protection

This Summer Course, which takes place in the heart of europe, will deal in detail specifically and exclusively with the European System for the protection of human rights. It conce...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 10 ECTS
fee EUR 490
Germany, Freiburg

German Language and Culture

This course offers classes of language level B1, B2 and C1 (Common European Framwork of Reference for Languages CEFR). The syllabus includes a variety of conversation practice and...

language German
duration 4 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 650
Germany, Munich

Engineering for Sustainability

The summer school is a five-week program. International students participate in an intensive German Language and Culture course in the first week and continue these studies part-ti...

language English
duration 5 weeks
credits 14 ECTS
Germany, Munich

Operational Excellen - Managing Global Supply Chains the German Way

Company visits make this summer school unique! A two-week summer school with the modules "Doing Business in Germany", "Future Supply Chain Management" and "Operational Excellence...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 6 ECTS
Germany, Aachen

Mechatronic Systems Engineering and Product Innovation Summer School

In this Summer School you will have an introduction in the demanding topics of generating product innovations. You will get introduced into the aspects of mechanical engineering to...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 2 ECTS
Germany, Chemnitz/Laubusch

International Summer School on Computer Science, Computer Engineering and Education Technologies (ISCSET)

The International Summer School on Computer science, Computer Engineering and Education Technology invites original work on theory, applications as well as case studies and e-learn...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 1 ECTS
fee EUR 300
Germany, Berlin

Song to Tools

This workshop will continue researching how musical composition, improvisation and production techniques can be applied as generative composition tools in any creative work. Specif...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 400
Germany, Berlin

What will we do when the World ends

Many of us find ourselves contemplating an environment (political, social, environmental), that is undergoing radical change. In this four day workshop, we will form a research lab...

language German
duration 1 week
fee EUR 400
Germany, Aachen

Sustainable Energy Technology Summer School

This Summer School programme offers an overview of cross-cutting technologies in the extensive sphere of Sustainable Energy Technologies. The students get an insight in sustainable...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 2 ECTS
Germany, Berlin

Digital Materiality

In this workshop we will analyse digital technologies from their material properties to help grasp what they are, how they are changing us and how we can change them as well. We wi...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 400
Germany, Berlin

Glassblowing with Veronika Beckh

This class will cover a range of glassblowing skills working with the optical qualities of glass. Veronika Beckh will demonstrate various techniques and break down the process of b...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 500
Germany, Aachen

Automotive and Mobility Studies Summer School

In this Summer School, students receive an introduction to modern automotive technologies, concepts of mobility, and their grid integration within traffic and city planning. The...

language English
duration 4 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
Germany, Aachen

Systematic Product Innovation Summer School

In this Summer School, students receive an introduction to established and cutting-edge methods and processes of product innovation and development design methodology and product l...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 3 ECTS
Germany, Freiburg im Breisgau

Integrated Land Use Systems (ILUS)

The rapidly growing world population and changes in food consumption are placing increasing pressure on agricultural and forestry production systems. However, the classic intensifi...

language English
duration 3 weeks
credits 5 ECTS
fee EUR 500
Germany, Aachen

Smart Electrical Power Systems Summer School

More information will be provided soon.

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 2 ECTS
Germany, Berlin

Fashion in 20th Century Germany

Fashion in 20th Century Germany is designed to introduce students to the fashion and textile industry in Germany. The thrust of this course is to understand the social, psychologic...

language English
duration 6 weeks
credits 6 ECTS
Germany, Berlin

Deutsche Kultur – 100 Jahre Literatur, Film und Kunst

The focus of historical events in Germany is without doubt in Berlin. In this seminar, we will examine which changes the city went through as a cultural metropolis from the end of...

language German
duration 6 weeks
credits 6 ECTS
Germany, Berlin

Creating a Solo Performance: Berlin Cabaret/Kabarett

This course is an acting course that introduces the student to the research, writing and performance techniques of cabaret performers. Kabarett is the German word for "cabaret"...

language English
duration 6 weeks
credits 6 ECTS
Germany, Berlin

Seduction and Terror: Hitler's Germany

The ‘thousand year Reich’ that Hitler promised when he became Chancellor of Germany in January 1933 lasted but 12 years. During this time, Hitler and his Nazi Party came to dominat...

language English
duration 6 weeks
credits 6 ECTS
Germany, Berlin

European Union – Between Integration and Crisis

The course will introduce the basic principles of the European Union and describe the processes of widening and deepening of this unique political entity. At the beginning, we will...

language English
duration 6 weeks
credits 6 ECTS
Germany, Berlin

Intensive German Language Beginner 1

Within six weeks, this course will help you to develop basic competences in listening, speaking, reading and writing as well as a basic knowledge of the German culture. By t...

language German
duration 6 weeks
credits 9 ECTS
Germany, Berlin

Intensive German Language Beginner 2

This course will help you to expand your competences in listening, speaking, reading and writing within six weeks, deepen your knowledge of grammar as well as your knowledge of the...

language German
duration 6 weeks
credits 9 ECTS
Germany, Berlin

Intensive German Language Intermediate 1

Within six weeks, this course will help you to expand your competences in listening, speaking, reading and writing as well as strengthen your knowledge of grammar, while emphasizin...

duration 6 weeks
credits 9 ECTS
Germany, Berlin

Intensive German Language Intermediate Advanced 2

This course will help you to expand your competences in speaking and writing within six weeks, while emphasizing self-correction. Furthermore, it will help you to increase your voc...

language German
duration 7 weeks
credits 9 ECTS
Germany, Berlin

Intensive German Language Advanced 1

The course aims to deepen your competence in speaking and writing and to expand and refine your vocabulary usage, so that you are able to express and discuss ideas, opinions and in...

language German
duration 6 weeks
credits 9 ECTS
Germany, Berlin

History of European Art: Centers and Protagonists

This course explores European art and architecture from the 14th to the 20th century with a particular focus on urban centers like Florence, Rome, Venice, Antwerp, Amsterdam, Paris...

language English
duration 6 weeks
credits 6 ECTS
Germany, Berlin

Semi-Intensive German Language Beginner 1

Within six weeks, this course will help you to develop basic competences in listening, speaking, reading and writing as well as a basic knowledge of the German culture. - By...

language German
duration 6 weeks
credits 6 ECTS
Germany, Berlin

Semi-Intensive German Language Beginner 2

This course will help you to expand your competences in listening, speaking, reading and writing within six weeks, deepen your knowledge of grammar as well as your knowledge of the...

language German
duration 6 weeks
credits 6 ECTS
Germany, Berlin

Semi-Intensive German Language Intermediate 1

Within six weeks, this course will help you to expand your competences in listening, speaking, reading and writing as well as strengthen your knowledge of grammar, while emphasizin...

language German
duration 6 weeks
credits 6 ECTS
Germany, Berlin

Semi-Intensive German Language Intermediate Advanced 2

Within six weeks, this course will help you to expand your competences in speaking and writing while emphasizing self-correction. Furthermore, it will help you to increase your voc...

duration 6 weeks
credits 6 ECTS
Germany, Berlin

Semi-Intensive German Language Advanced 1

The course aims to deepen your competence in speaking and writing and to expand and refine your vocabulary usage, so that you are able to express and discuss ideas, opinions and in...

language German
duration 6 weeks
credits 6 ECTS
Germany, Berlin

1517: Martin Luther & The Reformation

In light of its 500th commemoration in 2017, this course explores the Protestant Reformation in Germany that was initialized by the Augustinian monk Martin Luther and its legacy. T...

language English
duration 6 weeks
credits 6 ECTS
Germany, Tübingen

International & European Studies

Study Europe and the EU in Germany: Come and join the Winter Program “International & European Studies” at the University of Tübingen! ACADEMIC PROGRAM: You take introductory...

Germany, Frankfurt (Oder)

Ambivalences of Europeanization

This course is designed as a series of seminar sessions, round table discussions and other activities that accompany the whole program of the summer school. The objective of the co...

language English
duration 7 weeks
credits 6 ECTS
Germany, Frankfurt (Oder)

The Idea of Europe

To what degree is the European Union ideologically driven? How does it contrast with previous visions of European unity? In this course on the idea of Europe in the twentieth centu...

language English
duration 7 weeks
credits 6 ECTS
Germany, Frankfurt (Oder)

Border(land) Studies: Theories and Empirics

The research on borders and boundaries has gained an increasing scholarly attention over the last years. Territorial borders have for decades been consolidated in the Post World Wa...

language English
duration 7 weeks
credits 6 ECTS
Germany, Frankfurt (Oder)

Automation, digital revolution and capital concentration

In an age of globalization and technological progress the acceleration of digital information and communication technologies (ICT) has led and continues to lead to social changes w...

language English
duration 7 weeks
credits 6 ECTS
Germany, Frankfurt (Oder)

European Economics

The course covers the main economic aspects of the current development of Europe. It will touch on background of European integration, though its main focus is on the economic anal...

language English
duration 7 weeks
credits 6 ECTS
Germany, Frankfurt (Oder)

Direct Democracy and European Integration

The course “Direct Democracy and European Integration” is devoted to the presentation and discussion of several important issues of the role of direct democracy in the European mul...

language English
duration 7 weeks
credits 6 ECTS
Germany, Frankfurt (Oder)

Ambivalences of Conflict Resolution: The EU´s Responses to Internal and External Conflicts

The European Unions raison d´etre as a peace project ending centuries of warfare in Europe has fundamentally shaped its self-understanding as well as its institutional structures a...

language English
duration 7 weeks
credits 6 ECTS
Germany, Frankfurt (Oder)

Europe and Violence

coming soon

language English
duration 7 weeks
credits 6 ECTS
Germany, Berlin

Painting On Glass with Jeff Zimmer

This course is about creating three dimensional images on layers of glass. We will exploit the transparency of glass and layer techniques and images to collage and create a sense o...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 500
Germany, Bali - Indonesia

Bali International 2017 Winter School – ‘In Search of Southeast Asia’

The Bali International 2017 Winter School: ‘In Search of Southeast Asia’, which will be held at Indonesia’s leading Udayana University on the tropical island of Bali, offers superb...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 5 ECTS
fee EUR 990
Germany, Phuket - Thailand

International Asia Business School & Internship

International Asia Business School & Internship is a leading short-term study abroad summer/winter school program, held at Thailand’s leading Prince of Songkla University on the is...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 5 ECTS
fee EUR 790
Germany, Freiburg

English Language

This course offers classes of language level B1, B2 and C1 (Common European Framwork of Reference for Languages CEFR). By the means of authentic and up to date materials and a vari...

language English
duration 4 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 650
Germany, Freiburg

German Language and Culture

The course "German Language and Culture" offers several classes at all language levels. The syllabus includes a variety of conversation practice and discussions, current listening...

language German
duration 4 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 650
Germany, Wuerzburg

Comparative Studies in Adult Education and Lifelong learning

The international Winter School ‘Comparative Studies on Adult Education and Lifelong learning’ is dedicated to analysing and comparing international and european strategies in lif...

language German
duration 2 weeks
credits 5 ECTS
fee EUR 200
Germany, Freiburg

German Language and Culture

This course offers classes of language level B1, B2 and C1 (Common European Framwork of Reference for Languages CEFR). The syllabus includes a variety of conversation practice and...

language German
duration 4 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 650
Germany, Berlin

CanSat: Hands-on Satellite Design

A CanSat is a small satellite in shape of a commercial beverage can that performs several measuring tasks. In this course, a CanSat is designed, built and tested in the field durin...

language English
duration 4 weeks
credits 5 ECTS
Germany, Berlin

Programming in Java

This course is designed for students who want to look into the field of computer science or who want to start programming. No previous knowledge of programming is required.

language English
duration 4 weeks
credits 5 ECTS
Germany, Tübingen

International & European Studies

Study Europe and the EU in Germany: Come and join the Winter Program “International & European Studies” at the University of Tübingen! ACADEMIC PROGRAM: You take introductory...

Germany, Berlin

Startup Crash Course: From Idea to Reality

99% of new businesses fail. We, creators of this course, think that the main reason is a bunch of myths around the startup scene. Those myths give you wrong expectations and crippl...

language English
duration 4 weeks
credits 5 ECTS

Courses 2016

Germany, Bad Schussenried

ICO International Fall School in Educational Sciences

The 12th ICO International Fall School (IFS) 2016 in Bad Schussenried (Germany) is a conference and an international educational event for all PhD-candidates who do research in the...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 3 ECTS
fee EUR 350
Germany, Bonn

Terrestrial Modelling and High-Performance Scientific Computing

The objectives of this applied course is to provide the theoretical and technical context of terrestrial modeling in high-performance scientific computing (HPSC) environments utili...

language English
duration 1 week
Germany, Gelsenkirchen

Modern Wavefunction Methods in Electronic Structure Theory

The Summer School 'Modern Wavefunction Based Methods in Electronic Structure Theory' (MWM16) is directed towards highly motivated Ph.D. students and postdocs who want to deepen the...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 850
Germany, Berlin

Glass Casting with Silvia Levenson

The skin of objects Every object has a skin. Thick or thin, smooth or rough, porous or impermeable, the skin is the line between what’s hidden inside and what we experience on the...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 500
Germany, Ulm/Neu-Ulm

Unfold the Potential of Europe's Danube Region

The Danube Summer School (DSS) is an annual short term study program for postgraduate students and young professionals, who learn and discuss about facts, challenges and projects o...

Germany, Sankelmark (near Flensburg)

10th International Research Workshop

Empirical research is seeking through methodological processes to discover, hopefully, nontrivial facts and insights. Beside choosing a topic and grounding an idea in theory, empir...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 5 ECTS
fee EUR 449
Germany, Trier

European Public Procurement Law

Key topics - Essential concepts and notions in public procurement - Public sector, utilities and defence procurement - Concessions - Electronic procurement, e-invoicing - St...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 20 ECTS
Germany, Tübingen

International & European Studies

Do you want to broaden your academic horizons and develop specialized knowledge in European politics, history, business, and culture? Our Fall Term Program offers you a three-month...

Germany, Wuerzburg

Functional Genomics

A combination of lectures and labs organized by a number of well-known honorary speakers.

language English
duration 1 week
credits 3 ECTS
Germany, Bochum

Social Protest and Social Movements in Historical and Contemporary Perspectives

Where do social movements come from? Who takes part in them? What are their aims? And what methods do historians and social scientist use for their scientific research? Under the s...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 5 ECTS
Germany, Gelsenkirchen

Physical Methods in Molecular and Heterogeneous Catalysis

The synergy of electronic structure theory and spectroscopic methods is transforming modern chemistry, enabling cutting-edge research across all fields of molecular science. Our hi...

Germany, Leipzig

Device Networking in the OR

Medical device networks, software protocols and communication will play a critical role in future medicine. This module will set the foundations for the understanding of future tec...

Germany, Leipzig

Technical OR Standards

Medical device networks, software protocols and communication will play a critical role in future medicine. This module will set the foundations for the understanding of future tec...

Germany, Leipzig

The Future of Surgery from a Clinical Point of View

Medical device networks, software protocols and communication will play a critical role in future medicine. This module will set the foundations for the understanding of future tec...

Germany, Leipzig

Surgical Robotics - clinical view

This module deals with the use of robots as surgical assistance systems in medicine. Clinical applications of telemanipulators and robotic systems will be demonstrated. Furthermore...

Germany, Leipzig

Surgical Robotics - technical view

This module deals with the use of robots as surgical assistance systems in medicine. Clinical applications of telemanipulators and robotic systems will be demonstrated. Furthermore...

Germany, Leipzig

Surgical Workflow

Computer-assisted radiology surgery relies substantially on computerized models of surgical processes and patients. The module will give insights to the designed applications of th...

Germany, Leipzig

Digital Patient Modeling

Computer-assisted radiology surgery relies substantially on computerized models of surgical processes and patients. The module will give insights to the designed applications of th...

Germany, Leipzig

Anesthesia Integration with Surgical Workflow

Computer-assisted radiology surgery relies substantially on computerized models of surgical processes and patients. The module will give insights to the designed applications of th...

Germany, Leipzig

Heart Interventions

This module will concentrate on cardiac surgery and image-guided interventions in radiology and cardiology as well as imaging techniques and smart catheters. These subjects support...

Germany, Leipzig

Image-Guided Interventions

This module will concentrate on cardiac surgery and image-guided interventions in radiology and cardiology as well as imaging techniques and smart catheters. These subjects support...

Germany, Leipzig

MRI Interventions and MRI Ablation

This module will concentrate on cardiac surgery and image-guided interventions in radiology and cardiology as well as imaging techniques and smart catheters. These subjects support...

Germany, Leipzig

Introduction to Endoscopy

The topic centers on the development of surgical assistance functions. Basic endoscopy-related technology will be explained as well as latest developments of new devices for flexib...

Germany, Leipzig

Rigid Endoscopes in Visceral Surgery

The topic centers on the development of surgical assistance functions. Basic endoscopy-related technology will be explained as well as latest developments of new devices for flexib...

Germany, Leipzig

Instrumentation for Flexible Endoscopy: Procedures and Technology

The topic centers on the development of surgical assistance functions. Basic endoscopy-related technology will be explained as well as latest developments of new devices for flexib...

Germany, Wuerzburg

Modern Methods in Infection Biology

Important new methods in drug screening, microscopy and system biology will be discussed and demonstrated. Participants will gain a deeper insight into important models of infectio...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 3 ECTS
Germany, Trier

Personal Data Protection

Human Rights Law, Consumer Protection Law, Judicial Remedies Data protection

language English
duration 1 week
credits 10 ECTS
Germany, Karlsruhe

Wave phenomena: analysis and numerics

The summer school consists of the two courses Generalized Korteweg-de Vries and Nonlinear Schrödinger: estimates and dynamics near solitons held by Herbert Koch (Bonn, German...

Germany, Leipzig

CAS in ENT surgery

This module is dedicated to computer assisted ear-nose-throat-, neuro and maxillofacial surgery. After state-of-the-art presentations by medical experts, participants will be able...

Germany, Leipzig

CAS in Neurosurgery

This module is dedicated to computer assisted ear-nose-throat-, neuro and maxillofacial surgery. After state-of-the-art presentations by medical experts, participants will be able...

Germany, Kevelaer-Wetten, World House

Gender Mainstreaming in EU projects and programmes

Great opportunity to get knowledge and skills for gender mainstreaming. This training will contribute to increase the relevance and quality of Gender Mainstreaming in EU projects...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 715
Germany, Trier

WTO and EU Trade Law

Key topics - Understanding multilateral, regional and bilateral trading systems: challenges, overlaps and gaps - EU and WTO trade liberalisation, trade defence instruments and...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 20 ECTS
Germany, Kassel

Biogas Plants

Content This a valuable Biogas Plants course will consist of a theoretical aspect which includes lectures, presentations, and exercises mixed with a practical aspect where partic...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 10 ECTS
Germany, Muelheim an der Ruhr

ORCA User Meeting 2016

Our software-program ORCA is a flexible, efficient and easy-to-use general purpose tool for quantum chemistry with specific emphasis on spectroscopic properties of open-shell molec...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 80
Germany, Reutlingen und Schwäbische Alb

Creating, managing and preserving of cultural Landscapes - Wer schaf(f)t Landschaft?

This summer course offers a diversified 6 day programm on the topic of sustainable landscape management in the Swabian Alb biosphere reserve (southern germany). Together with up to...

language German
duration 1 week
credits 3 ECTS
fee EUR 150
Germany, Dresden and Pirna

Managed Aquifer Recharge

Managed aquifer recharge (MAR) represents the intentional recharge of surface water to aquifers. MAR can be applied for seasonal water storage, restoration of overexploited aquifer...

language English
duration 1 week
Germany, Bremen

Decision Making between Personal Integrity and Social Responsibility

The goal of this course is to prepare future managers for confronting the difficult situations that arise when making decisions in the tension-filled area between social, environme...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 3 ECTS
fee EUR 980
Germany, Bremen

From Mass Tourism to Smart Tourism

A smart tourism combines two aspects: the sustainability concept and the IT influence. For the tourists a smart tourism will bring accessible integrated useful data available at th...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 3 ECTS
fee EUR 980
Germany, Bremen

Maritime Logistics in the Global Economy

The course is designed to familiarize students with the special characteristics of the maritime industry in general and the container shipping industry in particular. The goals of...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 3 ECTS
fee EUR 980
Germany, Bremen

Decision Making between Personal Integrity and Social Responsibility

The overarching goal of this course is to prepare future managers for confronting the difficult situations that arise when making decisions in the tension-filled area between soc...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 3 ECTS
fee EUR 880
Germany, Bremen

From Mass Tourism to Smart Tourism

A smart tourism combines two aspects: the sustainability concept and the IT influence. For the tourists a smart tourism will bring accessible integrated useful data available at...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 3 ECTS
fee EUR 880
Germany, Bremen

Supply Chain Management and Maritime Logistics in the Global Economy

Part 1: Supply Chain Management in international transport: An introductory description of facilities and transportation modes of international logistics networks is followed by...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 3 ECTS
fee EUR 880
Germany, Münster

European Campus of Intercultural Perspectives

Contact with people from other cultures at work and in everyday life is a common fact nowadays, a consequence of increasing globalisation and migration. Intercultural competence ha...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 150
Germany, Kassel

Solar Power

This Solar Power course will consist of a theoretical aspect made up of lectures, presentations, and exercises along with a practical aspect where participants will have the chance...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 10 ECTS
Germany, Lake Constance

The Lean Startup Curriculum For Tech Ventures

Would you like to start your innovative company following a lean methodology? Enroll in the Lake Constance Summer Academy to gain entrepreneurial skills and solid knowledge on how...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 5 ECTS
Germany, Aachen

Inverse Modelling in Earth and Environmental Sciences

The course objectives are to familiarize the participants with new algorithms that have been developed to estimate model parameters from experimental data using inverse modelling....

language English
duration 1 week
Germany, Seeon-Seebruck

International School on Energy Systems (ISES)

The energy infrastructure of a country provides a fundamental means for societal development and economic growth. At the same time, resource depletion, environmental pollution and...

language English
duration 1 week
Germany, Cologne

Sensitive Questions in Surveys

The course gives an overview of problems and solutions associated with asking sensitive questions in survey research. Due to self-presentation concerns, respondents often give soci...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 250
Germany, Cologne

Mathematical Tools for Social Scientists

Research articles in social science journals and methods textbooks make increasingly use of matrix algebra and calculus. Thus, social scientists who seek to keep up with recent dev...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 250
Germany, Cologne

Planning and Monitoring Survey Fieldwork: Balancing Survey Errors

Obtaining high data quality within given budget and time constraints is a very challenging task. This course is meant to introduce participants to practical insights into the chall...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 250
Germany, Cologne

Testing Survey Data for Measurement Equivalence across Countries and Time

Determining whether people in certain countries, or at different time points score differently in measurements of interest, or whether constructs relate differently to each other a...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 250
Germany, Cologne

Sampling, Weighting and Estimation

This course will cover: methods of sample selection; creation of analysis weights that adjust for nonresponse and undercoverage; and analysis of complex survey data. The emphasis o...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 250
Germany, Kassel

Wind Energy

This Wind Energy course will consist of a theoretical aspect made up of lectures, presentations, and exercises along with a practical aspect where participants will have the chanc...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 10 ECTS
Germany, Kassel

Summer School: Wind Energy, Solar Power & Biogas Plants

This summer school will consist of three, one-week modules which combine theory and practice focused on the study of wind, solar, and biogas energy. Each module includes a highly...

language English
duration 3 weeks
credits 10 ECTS
Germany, Bad Honnef

Physics

The Bonn-Cologne Summer School in Physics 2016 covers three of the most fascinating topics in contemporary physics: black holes and dark energy, the quest for new elementary partic...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 200
Germany, Bremen

European Union and the Law of the Sea

The interaction between the Law of the Sea and EU law is an area of increasing importance, which has nonetheless so far attracted too little attention. The role of the EU with reg...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 9 ECTS
fee EUR 500
Germany, Duisburg

Port of the Future - Energy Hub

Energy Hub

language English
duration 1 week
Germany, Duisburg

Port of the Future - Digital Hub

Digital Hub

language English
duration 1 week
Germany, Duisburg

Port of the Future - Urban Hub

Urban Hub

language English
duration 1 week
Germany, Duisburg

Port of the Future - Service Hub

Service Hub

language English
duration 1 week
Germany, Cologne

Understanding and Modeling Measurement Error in Social Surveys

This course provides a comprehensive introduction to measurement error (ME) in survey research. This is a crucial topic because there are always errors in the measurement and if we...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 250
Germany, Cologne

Item Nonresponse and Multiple Imputation

This course provides an introduction to the theory and application of Multiple Imputation (MI) (Rubin 1987) which has become a very popular way for handling missing data, because i...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 250
Germany, Cologne

Questionnaire Design

Briefly speaking, a respondent’s answer can only be as good as the question being asked. Thus, an effective questionnaire is a key component of a survey, contributing to overall da...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 250
Germany, Cologne

Design and Implementation of Longitudinal Surveys

The course will provide an overview of those aspects of survey design and implementation that are unique to longitudinal surveys or that have distinct features in the longitudinal...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 250
Germany, Cologne

Testing and Evaluating Survey Questions

The objective of this course is to introduce the scientific literature on the (pre-)testing and evaluation of survey questionnaires. The course will also provide hands on applicati...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 250
Germany, Cologne

Web Survey Instrument Design

The primary focus of the course is on helping participants design the best possible instruments for online data collection. The course will review the extensive empirical literatur...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 250
Germany, Jülich

Renewable Energy

The 31. Summer School Renewable Energy is a summer course with lectures, field trips and project work covering basic knowledge of various topics regarding the use of renewable ener...

language German
duration 3 weeks
credits 5 ECTS
fee EUR 350
Germany, Cologne

Introduction to Survey Design

This course gives an overview of the design and implementation of surveys from the initial planning phase to the data preparation as a final step. Topics include survey mode assess...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 250
Germany, Cologne

Introduction to Structural Equation Modeling Framework: Confirmatory Factor Analysis with Mplus

The course focuses on Measurement Models and their application in the broader Structural Equation Modeling (SEM) Framework. We will show how a theoretical model represented through...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 250
Germany, Cologne

Introduction to Data Analysis Using R

This course provides an introduction to the statistical programming language R. Since R has gained a lot of attention among data analysts in general and social scientists in partic...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 250
Germany, Cologne

Introduction to Web Surveys

The course deals with the challenge of using the World Wide Web for survey data collection. Web surveys are technically easy to implement; however, the understanding of underlying...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 250
Germany, Cologne

Mixed-Mode and Mixed-Device Surveys

In this course, we give an overview of how to design, implement, and evaluate mixed-mode and mixed-device surveys. Currently, a large variety of data modes such as telephone interv...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 250
Germany, Cologne

Factorial Survey Designs

The factorial survey (“vignette analysis”) is a method that integrates multi-factorial experimental set-ups into surveys. Respondents are asked to evaluate fictitious situations, o...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 250
Germany, Berlin

Entrepreneurship and Digitalization in Sport & Event Management

In the summer of 2016 BiTS will be offering the International Summer School program “Entrepreneurship and Digitalization in Sport & Event Management”. The course will take place fr...

language English
duration 3 weeks
credits 10 ECTS
Germany, Aschaffenburg (near Frankfurt/Main)

German Intensive Courses

Aschaffenburg University of Applied Sciences offers 4-week intensive German courses jointly organised by the university’s Career Service und Language Centre, thus guaranteeing a hi...

language German
duration 4 weeks
fee EUR 299
Germany, Bad Herrenalb (near Karlsruhe)

Public-Key Cryptography

The summer school gives an overview of two algorithmically difficult problem classes that are used in public-key cryptography (PKC): computing discrete logarithms and problems in (...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 100
Germany, Cologne

Introduction to Research Data Management

f you use or create data you need to take research data management seriously. Data itself is now seen as an asset in its own right. Not only are funders pushing requirements relate...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 100