Art & Memory: Post-Holocaust Berlin

Art & Memory: Post-Holocaust Berlin — Academics

Program Structure

Program Type Freshman Seminar Abroad
Program Level 1000 level course
Courseload One 3-credit course

Course Schedule

Freshman Seminars Abroad are a unique opportunity for first-year students to combine on-campus class during fall or spring semester with study abroad during winter or spring break.


Spring Semester 2019 with study abroad during Spring Break 2019

On-campus course schedule

Mondays, 4:40–7:10 p.m., East Bank, Minneapolis


Taught in English by a University of Minnesota professor.


This course explores how German visual culture is intertwined with the political and social history of Berlin since the nation's birth. This seminar examines the evolution of German cultural memory and how it is inextricably intertwined with the politics and history of the nation.

No previous German or film studies experience is required. 

Receive credit for GER 1911W. 

Fulfills the following Liberal Education requirements: Writing Intensive and Global Perspectives theme.

General Freshman Seminar Abroad Information Sessions

Wednesday, November 14th
3–4 p.m.
Blegen 155

Thursday, November 15th
3–4 p.m.
Blegen 155