With these courses you may satisfy the foreign language requirement, earn credit toward a Concentration, or major and minor in German Studies. Majors will become proficient in the German language, gain knowledge of German-speaking literature, culture, and history, and engage in the critical analysis of those traditions.
The centerpiece of German Studies at Davidson is our study abroad program in Berlin, which we run in affiliation with Duke University. Open to all Davidson students, irrespective of their language proficiency, the program offers you a summer, semester, or full-year experience at one of the three main universities in Berlin. A resident director oversees the program.
On campus, the faculty are engaged in scholarship and research, but we all take an active interest in our students, past and present. Our office doors are always open, and we'd love to talk.
You can apply until:
Always verify the dates on the programme website.
This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.
Applicants must complete secondary school graduation requirements and submit academic test scores before enrolling at Davidson.
Excluding consideration for exceptional circumstances, at least 16 high school units are required, although the average student accepted at Davidson has taken 20 units. These units should include:
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
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