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Semester / Trimester

Advanced German Language & Liberal Arts

Freie Universität Berlin

Fall 2 2017 (Aug 26, 2017 to Dec 15, 2017)
Catalog Code: IBEF1217

The ISA Advanced German Language & Liberal Arts program at Freie Universität Berlin (FUB) offers students a variety of German language and Liberal Arts courses taught in German. Popular subject areas include German Language, History, and Art History. Of particular note is FUB's language tandem program and its week-long excursion.

Students are required to have a background of advanced German language in order to participate in this program. Students will be required to complete a language placement exam prior to departure.

Courses are taught by local and visiting faculty at FUB and ISA students take courses with other international students. All courses are taught in German.

Prices & Dates

August 26, 2017 - December 15, 2017

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March 1, 2017 Extended to March 10, 2017

Application Due Date:

March 15, 2017

Final Forms & Payments Due:

Program in Progress

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*prices and dates are subject to change


Minimum GPA

Students must have a minimum grade point average of 3.00.

Minimum Admissions Prerequisites

Students must have completed a minimum of 2 semesters at a 4-year university at time of application. Cumulative GPA will be calculated from credit from 4-year institutions only.

Students must have C1 or C2 level German language skills in order to apply. All courses are taught in German.

All students are required to take a placement exam prior to departure to determine appropriate language proficiency. Exam results may determine eligibility for course enrollment.

*Students have to submit the following additional materials to complete their application: valid passport copy, photo and host university application. The host university application will be accessible through the ISA student portal upon submission of the application. If ordering or renewing your passport, ISA suggests to expedite the process to receive it by the application due date. Please contact ISA should you have any issues in receiving your passport by the deadline.

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