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Block III Germany and Austria

The arrangements for the travel, housing, meals, excursions and course content of this program have been made by the leader. Questions about this program can only be answered by the program leader listed below.

Program Type Departmental
Program Location Vienna, Austria & Berlin, Germany
Course # SA 10406 or
SA 59000
Duration Summer
Upcoming Program Dates
To Be Announced
Past Dates
Summer 2018 05/12/18 to 06/01/18

Program Leader

Name Chrystal Johnson

Program Description


Undergraduates who complete this program will earn a total of nine credit hours, completing three of the following four courses:

  • EDCI 32600:  Literacy in the Intermediate Classroom
  • EDCI 36100:  Social Studies in the Elementary Classroom
  • EDCI 49000:  Teaching Social Studies Via Historical Places
  • EDCI 49100:  Exploring Social Justice through Children's Literature

Graduate student participants will earn 3-9 credit hours of EDCI 59000 or 59100.

Students may apply to the program by providing the following materials to the program leader (Chrystal S. Johnson-- (1) a statement from his/her advisor attesting to good academic standing, a lack of disciplinary or dispositional write-ups, acceptance to the College of Education, (2) a brief statement of no more than one page explaining his/her interest in the Germany program, and (3) scheduling an interview  Program acceptance is dependent on a favorable report from the student advisor, an acceptable written statement, and positive interview.



Academic Credit

Most students choose to earn nine credit hours; however, students may choose to take fewer credits. This would need to be arranged with the coordinators.


Students must be accepted to the College of Education and have successfully passed EDCI 32500. Graduate students from other departments will be considered. Non-Education majors will be considered on an individual basis.

Program Cost

In the past, the program has cost about $5200 which covers all travel, meals, books, lodging, and tuition.

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