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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, Aachen

Production Technology meets Industry 4.0 Summer School

Industry 4.0 is an initiative by the German government which started in 2011 in order to push on the integration of production with information and communication technologies. In t...

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, Aschaffenburg (near Frankfurt/Main)

German Intensive Courses Aschaffenburg UAS

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, Mannheim

Crossing Borders in a Changing World

The 2018 Summer School at the University os Mannheim's School of Humanities is focused on crossing borders in a changing world. Students can choose from five classes taught by reno...

language English
duration 3 weeks
credits 18 ECTS
fee EUR 110
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, Ingolstadt

Automotive Engineering and Management

The focus of the International Summer School Automotive Engineering and Management at Technische Hochschule Ingolstadt lies on current trends in car development and research. The m...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 5 ECTS
fee EUR 250
Germany, Tübingen

International & European Studies Summer Program II

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, 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 4 weeks
credits 6 ECTS
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 3 ECTS
Germany, Aachen

Supply Chain Management & Logistics Summer School

In this Summer School, students will dive into the topic “Supply Chain Management” which is an end to end view of operations from raw material, work-in-process inventory, finished...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 2 ECTS
Germany, Aachen

Smart Electrical Power Systems Summer School

This summer school is centered around the scientific question whether a high penetration of distributed generation, such as rooftop solar installations or wind power, would make th...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 2 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 3 weeks
credits 3 ECTS
Germany, Aachen

Six Sigma Quality Management Summer School

As one of the most widespread concepts in the field of quality management, Six Sigma provides professional and management personnel with a framework for systematic planning and eff...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 2 ECTS
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 2 ECTS
Germany, Aachen

Sustainable Energy Technology Summer School

This Summer School introduces into the mathematical and physical basics of building energy performance modeling and simulation, implementation of models using computer-based numeri...

language English
duration 3 weeks
credits 3 ECTS
Germany, Aachen

Structural Engineering of Industrial Facilities Summer School

The core focus of this Summer School is the analysis and design of industrial facilities in regard to exceptional and dynamic loads. During the conceptual design process of industr...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 2 ECTS
Germany, Frankfurt (Oder)

Comparative Analysis of Recent Challenges in Europe

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

Analytical Concepts and Normative Implication

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language English
duration 7 weeks
credits 6 ECTS
Germany, Tübingen

International and European Studies Summer Program I

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

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, Berlin

Introduction to 3D-Scanning and Printing

Hosted in the fully-equipped 3D Lab of the TU Berlin, this four-week course offers an introduction to working with professional 3D printing technologies – such as laser sintering w...

language English
duration 4 weeks
credits 5 ECTS
Germany, Berlin

Startup Crash Course: From Idea to Reality

This course is intended to offer real knowledge of how to go about launching a startup. It will have three main parts: the structured approach, communication and real-time experime...

language English
duration 4 weeks
credits 5 ECTS
Germany, Berlin

Biotech in Berlin – from scientific experiments to industry and society

This course will provide valuable insights about biotechnology by hallmarking its historical developments and current trends. Lectures and laboratory practicals will guide the stud...

language English
duration 4 weeks
credits 5 ECTS
Germany, Tübingen

International & European Studies Winter Program

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...

Courses 2017

Germany, Frankfurt am Main

STATA PROGRAMMING “a little bit of programming goes an awfully long way..."

This course aims to provide participants with the fundamental Stata programming toolkit in order to facilitate, automate, replicate and personalize both data analysis, management a...

language English
duration 1 week
Germany, Berlin

Social Network Analysis Using Stata

The field of Social Network Analysis is one of the most rapidly growing fields of the social sciences. Social network analysis focuses on the relationships that exist between indiv...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 896
Germany, Aschaffenburg (near Frankfurt)

International Language Week Aschaffenburg UAS

This week will be arranged for university-level instructors who teach Business, Real Estate, Legal or Technical English, French, Spanish, Italian, Russian, Chinese, Japanese and Ge...

language English
duration 1 week
Germany, Frankfurt am Main

Introduction to STATA

Introduction to Stata provides participants with the necessary introductory toolset to enable them to carry out efficient data analysis and data management in Stata in a reproducib...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 486
Germany, Frankfurt am Main

Microeconometrics Using Stata

Microeconometrics in Stata offers participants with a comprehensive applied and theoretical overview of the principle methodologies implemented in the analysis of microeconomic dat...

language English
duration 1 week
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, 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...

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, 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...

Germany, Dortmund

Resource-aware Machine Learning - International Summer School 2017

Machine learning is the key technology to discover information and concepts hidden in huge amounts of data. At the same time, availability of data is ever increasing. Better sensor...

Germany, Ulm/Neu-Ulm

Cities in the 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...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 3 ECTS
Germany, Halle

"Geist21"

ThermHex invites students to the "Innovation Summer School" in September For the first time ThermHex Waben GmbH invites students, with interest in new materials and enthusiasm f...

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, Dresden

Materiality: New Perspectives on Culture and Technology

Description: Against the backdrop of continual technological innovations, the question of what constitutes ‘material’ has gained fundamental significance. How does the perceptio...

Germany, Würzburg

Image Analysis and Modeling of Complex Biological Dynamics

This summer school serves to introduce undergraduate students (BSc. and MSc. level) in the biological and biomedical fields to quantitative methods for studying complex dynamics in...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 5 ECTS
Germany, Munich

Global Entrepreneurship Summer School

At GESS, you will work in international and interdisciplinary teams to develop ideas that present both a sustainable impact on society and a self-sustaining, profitable business mo...

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, Trier

European Public Procurement Law

- Essential concepts and notions in public procurement - Public sector and utilities procurement - Concessions and PPPs - Remedies and enforcement - Procurement by EU I...

Germany, Trier

European Data Protection Law

Key topics: - Data protection and privacy as fundamental rights - The new data protection framework in the EU - Recent jurisprudence of the CJEU and the ECtHR - Internati...

Germany, Bochum

Social Movements & the (un)making of Solidarities

Social movements and labour have been key forces contributing to building and strengthening democracies and creating institutions that democratically govern capitalism. This summe...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 8 ECTS
Germany, Heidelberg

euVENTION

euVENTION is a two-week program, which uniquely covers all the necessary steps and tools to create your own startup. You learn to develop meaningful solutions, using Design Thinki...

Germany, Konstanz

Green Summer School

You are an entrepreneur and you are keen on green business models? Maybe you are already working on a sustainable solution and you want to push it on? In that case you may take par...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 3 ECTS
Germany, Straubing

Synthetic Biology: Current concepts and tools for strain development

Concepts from molecular, systems and synthetic biology and engineering will have to be combined for the development of efficient biotechnological processes. The summer school was d...

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, 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, Trier

European Social Security

Key topics: - EU legal framework for social security - General principles of EU social security coordination - Rules on determination of the applicable legislation -...

Germany, Saarbrücken

Strings Academy

The Strings Academy combines in a simultaneously demanding and participative concept individual playing and collective practice in a novel way. All Participants form a string orche...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 75
Germany, Bielefeld

Cognitive Architectures in HRI

Each day will start with presentations by the invited speakers to ignite discussions on leading questions and offer viewpoints on modularity, adaptivity, interaction, shared autono...

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

Choir Acadamy

Development and performance of complex choral music under professional conditions in an academy choir together with professional singers from radio choirs or the professional chora...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 75
Germany, Saarbrücken

Conductor's Academy

The Conductors' Academy focuses primarily on questions of interpretation, choral sound, intonation and the realisation thereof when conducting and rehearsing in a professional cont...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 100
Germany, DE 83370 Seeon-Seebruck

International School on Energy Systems (ISES) 2017

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, Leipzig

Synthesising and modelling biodiversity data

The German Centre for Integrative Biodiversity Research Halle-Jena-Leipzig (iDiv) invites PhD students to apply to its third summer school taking place from the 3rd to 15th of Sept...

Germany, Leipzig

Robotics, or infrastructure and future technologies

Educational Objectives  Technological basics of tracking in the operating room.  Various surgical navigation systems.  Introduction to a visualization pipeline.  Principles...

Germany, Leipzig

Patient models, workflows and technical standards in OR

Educational Objectives  A perspective for Digital Patient Models, through a review of the development of medical modeling through the ages, will be provided.  It will be demons...

Germany, Leipzig

Image-guided interventions

Educational Objectives Image-Guided Interventions: description of requirements and use cases for technical systems in image guided interventions  knowledge about state-of-th...

Germany, Leipzig

Endoscopy challenges

Educational Objectives:  To learn and understand the basic physical principles of endoscopy  To differentiate between various types of endoscopes, learn and know clinical appli...

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, Paderborn

Applied Neurosciences in Sports & Exercise

Incubation lessons show areas of application, important questions, new approaches, problems and future research directions. In keynote lectures experts will address current trends...

language German
duration 1 week
fee EUR 150
Germany, Leipzig

Computer-Assisted Surgery (CAS)

Educational Objectives: CAS in Neurosurgery  know use cases for computer-assisted systems in neurosurgery  know requirements of CAS-systems and their application constraint...

Germany, Lake Constance

The Lean Start-Up Curriculum for Sustainable Ventures

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

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 3 ECTS
fee EUR 950
Germany, Frankfurt (Oder)

Viadrinicum 2017 "BorderLab. Borderland Experiences: Conflict, Dialogue and the Arts"

Viadrinicum is an annual summer school devoted to the countries of the Eastern Partnership region with a special focus on Ukraine. This year it will take place in the form of Borde...

language English
duration 2 weeks
Germany, Konstanz

The Lean Startup Curriculum for Sustainable Venture - CREA Summer Academy 2017

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

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 3 ECTS
fee EUR 600
Germany, Dresden

International Summer School on Technology Transfer in Life Sciences

Dear researchers, Would you like to check the commercial potential of your research? Do you think you already have the Next Generation Technology or Service in Life Sciences? Th...

language English
duration 1 week
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, 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

Item Nonresponse and Multiple Imputation

his 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 it...

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, 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, Göttingen

Clinical and Translational Neuroscience

Experience an intensive week of Clinical Neurology and Translational Neuroscience covering diverse neuroscientific topics from bench to bedside. Get to know Göttingen, the renow...

language English
duration 1 week
Germany, Cologne

Meta-Analysis

This course will provide an introduction to a broad range of meta-analytical techniques using the free statistical software package R. Meta-analysis can be thought of as a collecti...

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

The better Self

The better self as the architectonic or technological promise of a better life is not a new idea in itself. We find it for instance in Aristotle’s writings, Francis Bacon’s “New At...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 590
Germany, Bernau bei Berlin

Hannes Meyer: finishing unfinished business

For our workshop at the Summer School Bernau, we will look at the legacy of Swiss architect, urbanist, socialist thinker, and former Bauhaus director Hannes Meyer. Meyer’s body of...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 590
Germany, Bernau bei Berlin

The Å & Ø of exhibition making

This course is for artists, critics, curators, or anyone interested in learning how exhibitions are produced. By studying the vocabulary and tools that architects use daily in thei...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 590
Germany, Saarbrücken

IT Law and Legal Informatics

An International Summer School covering key issues of IT Law and Legal Informatics : Autonomous Systems; Legal Tech; Privacy and Big Data and IT Security. The four topics will be d...

language English
duration 2 weeks
Germany, Bernau bei Berlin

Everything you ever wanted to know about writing but were too afraid to ask

Writing is never easy. Yet artists face a deeper challenge because they tend to think in visual, spatial, concrete terms – not in terms of words. This workshop will show how ar...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 440
Germany, Bernau close to Berlin

The better self with Isabella Pasqualini

The better self as the architectonic or technological promise of a better life is not a new idea in itself. We find it for instance in Aristotle’s writings, Francis Bacon’s “New At...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 590
Germany, Berlin close to Bernau

The Å & Ø of exhibition making - Thibaut de Ruyter

This course is for artists, critics, curators, or anyone interested in learning how exhibitions are produced. By studying the vocabulary and tools that architects use daily in thei...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 590
Germany, Berlin close to Bernau

Refining your process (and moving away from readymade cliches)

In over 20 years of working with artists, I have encountered two problems that leave artists stuck. 1) They keep repeating the same work, however different its appearance. 2) They...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 440
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, Gross Gerau

Electronic: Automation Technology

On the example of a PLC the participants become aquainted with the structure and operation of a modern automation system. They plan automation solutions and develop program modules...

language English
duration 2 weeks
Germany, Pfronstetten (St. Georgenhof) on the Swabian Alb (near Stuttgart and Ulm)

Nachhaltigkeit entdecken: Sommerakademie im Biosphärengebiet Schwäbische Alb

In an interdiscplinary group young people from Germany and other countries come together learn more and to dicuss th topic of sustainable landscape management in middle-Europe.

language German
duration 1 week
fee EUR 150
Germany, Cologne

Introduction to Data Analysis Using Stata

This course is tailored to academics and research professionals that are new to statistical computing and/or Stata. Users that are familiar with earlier versions of Stata and wish...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 100
Germany, Otzenhausen

A Continent in Troubled Times - EU's Perspectives in a Changing World

The European Summer Course 2017 "A Continent in Troubled Times – EU's Perspectives in a Changing World" will take place from 16-27 August 2017 at the Europäische Akademie Otzenhaus...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 2.5 ECTS
fee EUR 950
Germany, Genshagen (close to Berlin)

Cities in European Politics : Are Cities the Future of the European Union?

On August 16 - 25 2017 students from universities in Germany, France and Poland respectively will gather at castle Genshagen close to Berlin for ten days in orde...

language English
duration 2 weeks
fee EUR 150
Germany, Jülich

Renwable Energy

The 32nd 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 e...

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

Leadership for Innovation. Creating Change in Organizations

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, Cologne

Assessing Measurement Quality

Measurement instruments-questions, items, or tests-have been used in the social sciences to measure concepts of interest. A sufficient quality of the measurement instruments is cru...

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

Structural Equation Modeling for Longitudinal and Panel Data

The course will expand on the course “Introduction to Structural Equation Modeling: Confirmatory Factor Analysis with Mplus” and show how to apply the SEM approach to longitudinal...

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

The Role of Neural Oscillations in Human Cognition

Oscillations are inherent feature of neuronal networks. The potential functional roles of oscillations are diverse, but contentious. Brain oscillations have been associated with pe...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 100
Germany, Bernau bei Berlin

Biomimetic Design and Bauhaus

“Biomimetics is the abstraction of good design from nature” (Center of Biomimetics, UK) Biomimetics is a strategic approach to translate solutions from nature into a technical o...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 590
Germany, Bernau bei Berlin

Department of Applied Music

Among the original departments of the Bauhaus, music was not included. Rumored considerations of such a department (e.g. under the direction of Josef Matthias Hauer) aside, more fu...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 590
Germany, Bernau bei Berlin

Drawing in Space

Draw is about combining different elements and layers: lines, dots, dashes, and shading on surfaces can convey thoughts, emotions, and concepts, record observations, conceive proce...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 590
Germany, Bernau bei Berlin

Refining your process (and moving away from readymade cliches)

In over 20 years of working with artists, I have encountered two problems that leave artists stuck. 1) They keep repeating the same work, however different its appearance. 2) T...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 440
Germany, Bernau bei Berlin

Paper Creations from the Bauhaus School

This lighthearted course taught by paper artist Eric Gjerde focuses on the practical hands-on experience of working with paper. As part of his first-year Preliminary Courses at the...

language English
duration 2 weeks
Germany, Bernau close to Berlin

Biomimetic Design and Bauhaus with Petra Gruber

Biomimetics is a strategic approach to translate solutions from nature into a technical or artistic context, and by this reinterprets scientific findings in technology and the arts...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 590
Germany, Bernau bei Berlin

Department of Applied Music

Among the original departments of the Bauhaus, music was not included. Rumored considerations of such a department (e.g. under the direction of Josef Matthias Hauer) aside, more fu...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 590
Germany, Bernau bei Berlin

Drawing in Space - Mona Jas

Draw is about combining different elements and layers: lines, dots, dashes, and shading on surfaces can convey thoughts, emotions, and concepts, record observations, conceive proce...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 590
Germany, Bernau close to Berlin

Everything you ever wanted to know about writing but were too afraid to ask

Writing is never easy. Yet artists face a deeper challenge because they tend to think in visual, spatial, concrete terms – not in terms of words. This workshop will show how artist...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 490
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

Search Engine Technology

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, Saarbrücken

Automotive Technology: Electro Mobility + Hybrid Systems + Automatic Transmission

Hybrid Technology: By means of this training the participant will be enabled to work on self-securing hybrid vehicles respecting the safety standards. He knows the function of a h...

language English
duration 2 weeks
Germany, Leipzig

Information Technology: SAP Training and Cyber Security

SAP Business Suite is a bundle of business applications that provide • integration of information and processes, • collaboration, • industry-specific functionality • scalability....

language English
duration 2 weeks
Germany, Fulda

Architecture: Surveying and Mapping of Historical Buildings, Restoration of Historical Masonry

Overview on construction in Germany. Conservation and maintenance of historical structures and buildings. Working with historical structures and buildings. Surveying and mapping o...

language English
duration 2 weeks
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, Hamburg

Innovations in the Digital World

The international summer school 2017 in Hamburg sets the course for creativity, design and sustainable business development in digital and digitalized markets. Participants will le...

language English
credits 6 ECTS
Germany, Bochum

Arts & Science in Urban Context

The international Summer School’s goal is to develop and foster interdisciplinary exchange between students, researchers and teaching staff on the future of urbanity. With a focus...

language English
duration 2 weeks
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, 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: Confirmatory Factor Analysis with Mplus

The course focuses on measurement models and their application within the Structural Equation Modeling (SEM) framework. We will show how a theoretical model, represented through me...

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

Design and Implementation of Longitudinal Surveys

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

language English
duration 1 week
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 250
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 German
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, Bochum

Humanitarian Action

The International Summer School will familiarize with the fascinating, but demanding field of international humanitarian action and the manifold problems associated with reducing h...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 6 ECTS
Germany, Darmstadt

Economics of IT Security and Privacy

From August 7-11, 2017, secUnity invites to its second summer school at Technische Universität Darmstadt. This event is organized by the Chair for Software Business and Information...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 5 ECTS
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, Bali - Indonesia

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

The Bali International 2017 Summer 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, 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, 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, Gross Gerau

Renewable Energy / Photovoltaic - Design your own PV-Unit

The Participants become acquainted with the physical and technical aspects of power generation with solar cells. They plan systems for grid connection and select the type of energy...

language English
duration 2 weeks
Germany, Cologne

Preparing Data for Re-use: A Practical Guide to Processing and Documenting your Data for Sharing

Re-use of research data becomes increasingly important in social science research. Not only is replicability of research data and research findings considered an integral part of g...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 100
Germany, Cologne

Research Designs and Causal Inference

Social scientists are frequently interested in the analysis of change and its causes. For this reason, typical research interests refer not only to the observation of change but fi...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 100
Germany, Cologne

Introduction to Data Analysis Using Mplus

This short course introduces the statistical software Mplus. Mplus is one of the most widely used software packages for analysing latent variable models. The main objective of this...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 100
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, 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, Wuerzburg

Digital Opportunities in Europe

Academic Programm: This module is designed for advanced undergraduate and graduate students interested in business information systems and international management. It provides a...

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

Development Policy

The program offers: classes that cover the main areas of development policy guest lectures on selected issues of development policy excursions (for example to governmental ins...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 6 ECTS
fee EUR 750
Germany, Berlin

Jewish Activism Summer School

The Jewish Activism Summer School is a program of the Universität Potsdam. We are It is a non-partisan project, unaffiliated with any political party. We , that seeks to expand y...

language English
duration 3 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 650
Germany, Greifswald

German Language & Culture

Greifswald Summer combines intensive German lessons at different levels and work groups with a diverse offer of cultural events and excursions. Become part of Greifswald’s Internat...

language German
duration 9 weeks
credits 12 ECTS
fee EUR 200
Germany, Augsburg

Frieden verstehen - Konflikte gestalten (Understanding Peace - Managing Conflict)

The peace summer school is a platform for participants to interact and discuss how our understanding of peace impacts our actions today and how we can manage conflicts in our envir...

language German
duration 1 week
credits 4 ECTS
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, Bochum

Eurasian Religions in Contact

The Eurasian Religions in Contact Summer School provides a format for introducing and discussing cutting-edge research relating to the problems of studying global inter-religious r...

language English
duration 1 week
Germany, Berlin

Investment Decisions in the Digital World

The international summer school 2017 in Berlin offers students a practitioner’s introduction to the world of international finance and corporate investment decisions. How do you...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 6 ECTS
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

Blue Engineering: Engineers with Social and Ecological Responsibility

The effects of technology on individuals, society and nature and what people can do to create a responsible technology that addresses the needs of everyone while considering possib...

language English
duration 4 weeks
credits 5 ECTS
Germany, Nuremberg, Weiden

The Future of Health Care: New Concepts - New Technologies

In the last decade health care services have been facing multiple and complex challenges with regards to the demands of an ageing society and complex requirements in infection cont...

language English
duration 3 weeks
credits 3 ECTS
fee EUR 600
Germany, Hanover

4-week training in IT Law

The courses are taught in English by highly qualified IRI-members and guest lecturers. They offer a broad knowledge in information technology law, a field of law that paves the way...

language English
duration 4 weeks
credits 10 ECTS
Germany, Germersheim

Automotive Technology: Diagnosis and Repair of Petrol Engines

This is a hand on training on updated cars of BMW and VW cars. Doing tests, diagnosis and fault finding by yourself. Also you will disassemble, and assemble a complete engine by ch...

language English
duration 2 weeks
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

Imagining Germany - German Cinema after the Reunification

Since the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989 and the (re)birth of a united Germany, topics such as the new role of Berlin as the symbol of unification, what/who is “German”, collectiv...

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, Berlin

Contemporary Journalism Studies

This course explores the role of journalism in democratic societies and media systems in order to understand its current challenges and opportunities as a major element of the publ...

language English
duration 4 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
fee EUR 900
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, 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, Karlsruhe

Summer Academy on Intercultural Experience

The Summer Academy on Intercultural Experience is organized by the Karlshochschule International University and InterCultur gemeinnützige GmbH. It approaches relevant topics in the...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 6 ECTS
fee EUR 900
Germany, Cologne

Energy and Environmental Economics

The CIES consists of two complementing parts. The first part contains lectures by Prof. Richard Green (Imperial College London, UK, on "Electricity Markets of the Future") and Prof...

language English
duration 1 week
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, Essen

Construction Technology / Civil Engineering - BIM Building Information Modelling

Many Job opportunities four young professionals in the real estate, governmental institutions, engineering and consulting market require excellent knowledge in project management s...

language English
duration 2 weeks
Germany, Hannover

Biotransformations

Biotransformations have become an important tool in all areas of industry, where high yielding chemo-, regio-, and enantioselective reactions often are critical. Here the following...

language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 480
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, Berlin

Street Photography 2 - Faces of Berlin

The workshop “Faces of Berlin” will focus on street portraiture in Berlin. Beside theoretical and practical aspects related to the topic, students will learn how to approach people...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 3 ECTS
Germany, Berlin

Graphic Design 2 - Graffiti & Urban Art

Along with stencil, posters, sculpture, and installation, graffiti is a widely used form of visual communication in the rich and unique context of public space. As wild, anarchic a...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 3 ECTS
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, Trier

European Tax Law

Key topics: - EU legal framework in the field of taxation - Landmark CJEU judgments in tax matters - Main sources of EU law in the area of direct and indirect taxation...

language English
duration 1 week
Germany, Hamburg

Summer School on Maritime & Logistics

This summer, HSBA will host its Summer School on Maritime & Logistics for the very first time from 10 July until 15 July 2017. Would you like to acquaint yourself with the field...

language English
duration 1 week
credits 3 ECTS
fee EUR 895
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, Essen

Construction Technology / Civil Engineering - Health & Safety on Site

Health and safety is very important bases for a successful management of modern construction sites. It is not only a question of avoiding heavy or fatal injuries of workers and en...

language English
duration 2 weeks
Germany, Langen

Mechatronics: Control Technology - Pneumatic-Hydraulic

Attributes and characteristics of pneumatic systems. Pneumatic operational areas. Advantages and disadvantages of pneumatic control systems. Structure and procedure of pneumatic ta...

language English
duration 2 weeks
Germany, Mannheim

Digital Entrepreneuship

Today’s economic landscape is dominated by new, fast - growing and innovative ventures, typically enabled by Information Technology (IT) and the Internet. They are driven by two ma...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 4 ECTS
Germany, Lingen

Management in a global environment

The Faculty of Management, Culture and Technology at Osnabrück University of Applied Sciences offers a summer program on "Management in a global environment". The faculty has 2,30...

language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 5 ECTS
Germany, Essen

Construction Technology / Civil Engineering on Site and Operation and Maintenance of Heavy Machinery

The concept of this course is to give you the basic practical skills as a young civil engineer on site. It is the start of your career at a construction company and you are respons...

language English
duration 1 week