2018 Bates Fall Semester Abroad in Berlin
Spend Fall 2018 in Berlin studying modern German and Russian politics and society with two Bates professors.
The Fall Semester Abroad program in Berlin consists of 4 courses: Ideology and Politics in Germany and Russia (Professor Richter) and Everyday Life Under Hitler and Stalin (Professor Browne); a seminar series of lectures about Berlin by host country scholars and activists; and a German language course. No prior knowledge of German is required. Detailed course descriptions and credit information.
Live in Berlin, a city of 3.5 million people
The Berlin experience:
Academic Excursions: Regular academic excursions within Berlin and Germany are an integral part of the program as is an extended excursion to Russia (Moscow and St. Petersburg).
Housing: Students live in home stays with families in Berlin.
Fees: All expenses, including round trip travel to Berlin, are covered by the Bates single fee. Students will need additional funds for personal entertainment and personal travel. Students will need additional funds for personal entertainment and personal travel. Bates financial aid applies.