Summer Courses in Germany

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Summer course

Colleges and universities offer summer courses to students looking to continue their education during the summer months; a time when most students are on vacation. Students have the opportunity to earn credit for the following school year

A summer course is taken during the summer months, when many other students are on break. Students may choose to take a program during this time to help get ahead or catch up in their academic program.

Germany is a great destination for international scholarsand has a high quality higher education system. The value of this level of education has been improved by the Germany's strong economy. Foreign students enjoy excellent living standards in a secure and safe surroundings. Berlin is the capital.

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Globe Business College Munich
Campus Full time 1 week July 2017 Germany Munich

An action packed 5 days of business seminars and workshops with business professionals in the heart of Munich, the dynamic international hub of Germany. [+]

Summer Courses in Germany 2017. An action packed 5 days of business seminars and workshops with business professionals in the heart of Munich, the dynamic international hub of Germany. Dates: 2nd—7th July 2017. Designed for students 16-20 Years of Age With the Globe Business College team of professional tutors and coaches you will develop your skill set, gain orientation, expand your academic abilities and discover where your strengths lie in the business environment. You will get an insight not just into theory but also business practice and a first impression of business studies at college and university level. Each day you explore core areas of marketing, finance, strategy and economics and develop essential skills in time management, presentation, academic writing and interview techniques. Through seminars with a professional coach you will develop your own personal plan to help you achieve your goals. At the end of the week you will have a skill set to support you in your future studies. Why you should join the Business Summer School You have finished your second last year at school and you are looking for an edge going into your last year. You are applying to Globe College and this programme is part of your required assessment test. You are a gap year student who wants to gain orientation and useful business skills. You plan to study outside of Germany and want to improve your business and academic English to prepare for College life in the USA or the UK. You want... [-]

Summer School in Entrepreneurship and Digitalization in Sport & Event Management

BiTS University of Business Leadership
Campus Full time 3 weeks August 2017 Germany Berlin Region

The course provides a highly varied interactive program, giving students from different backgrounds the opportunity to learn additional skills and to get stimulated in the areas of Sport and Event Management. [+]

Program Details: 3-week/120-hour study program at BiTS 10 ECTS awarded upon successful completion of all units Language of instruction: English (no German proficiency required) Program fees: € 2450 Regular tuition fee This fee includes tuition, all excursions, free public transportation and lunch for the days at BiTS. Overview In the summer of 2016 BiTS will be offering the International Summer School program “Entrepreneurship and Digitalization in Sport & Event Management”. The course will take place from 08th – 26th August 2016 in Berlin, Germany. As the Summer School is held entirely in English, students from all over the world will meet in this dynamic city and participate in an innovative, creative and cultural summer program. The course provides a highly varied interactive program, giving students from different backgrounds the opportunity to learn additional skills and to get stimulated in the areas of Sport and Event Management. Each participant is awarded 10 ECTS credit points for attendance and successful completion of the Summer School. Purpose and Academic Approach How to run a professional club? How to deal with sponsors or sport agents? What are the major implications for creativity in terms of digitalization? What about innovation and technology in sports? Are there any? All these questions will be illuminated. By the end of the summer school you should have expanded your personal horizon and skills. Berlin is worldwide renowned as an outstanding city for sport and event activities. Professional clubs like Hertha BSC, Alba Berlin, Eisbären Berlin, or event highlights like... [-]

Summer Course - Digital Storytelling

Winterline Global Skills
Campus Full time 6 weeks

From a quick video on Facebook to a big budget movie, people love stories. What’s your story? Learn how to tell it. Writing a script. Lighting a scene. Storyboarding, editing, sound recording – every process and skill. You’ll learn from professionals: BBC writers and University of the Arts instructors in Stockholm. You’ll explore future technologies like VR and drone piloting. And of course, you’ll make your own short film, and also get to attend an international film festival. [+]

Discover Your Passions. The Best Summer Ever.

Travel the world, build skills, and fuel your passions during Winterline Global Skills' Summer programs.

You’ll gain hands-on experience in your areas of interest, discover what make you tick, and build lifelong friendships. You’ll understand how what you do impacts others throughout the world, and learn how to build from it. If you’re considering a field of study but not sure yet if it’s right for you, this is your opportunity to try it out while working with and learning from our incredible partner organizations.

Get ready for the best summer ever.

JULY 1 – AUGUST 11, 2017

Digital Storytelling

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Summer Course - Business Intensive

Winterline Global Skills
Campus Full time 3 - 6 weeks

Travel the world, build skills, and fuel your passions during Winterline Global Skills' Summer programs. You’ll gain hands-on experience in your areas of interest, discover what make you tick, and build lifelong friendships. You’ll understand how what you do impacts others throughout the world, and learn how to build from it. If you’re considering a field of study but not sure yet if it’s right for you, this is your opportunity to try it out while working with and learning from our incredible partner organizations. Get ready for the best summer ever. [+]

Discover Your Passions. The Best Summer Ever.

Travel the world, build skills, and fuel your passions during Winterline Global Skills' Summer programs.

You’ll gain hands-on experience in your areas of interest, discover what make you tick, and build lifelong friendships. You’ll understand how what you do impacts others throughout the world, and learn how to build from it. If you’re considering a field of study but not sure yet if it’s right for you, this is your opportunity to try it out while working with and learning from our incredible partner organizations.

Get ready for the best summer ever.

Summer Business Intensive

Looking for a Summer Business Intensive? We have it! Success in business is driven by “people” skills – negotiation, presentation, communication, finances, networking, etc. In this program, you’ll experience it all hands-on. So what you learn will be useful every single day through life and college whether you end up studying business or not. ... [-]


Summer Course - Global Gastronomy

Winterline Global Skills
Campus Full time 7 weeks

Travel the world, build skills, and fuel your passions during Winterline Global Skills' Summer programs. You’ll gain hands-on experience in your areas of interest, discover what make you tick, and build lifelong friendships. You’ll understand how what you do impacts others throughout the world, and learn how to build from it. If you’re considering a field of study but not sure yet if it’s right for you, this is your opportunity to try it out while working with and learning from our incredible partner organizations. Get ready for the best summer ever. [+]

Discover Your Passions. The Best Summer Ever. Travel the world, build skills, and fuel your passions during Winterline Global Skills' Summer programs.

You’ll gain hands-on experience in your areas of interest, discover what make you tick, and build lifelong friendships. You’ll understand how what you do impacts others throughout the world, and learn how to build from it. If you’re considering a field of study but not sure yet if it’s right for you, this is your opportunity to try it out while working with and learning from our incredible partner organizations.

Get ready for the best summer ever. JUNE 24 – AUGUST 13, 2017 Global Gastronomy Spain, Italy, France, Thailand, Cambodia, US Whether you dream of being a chef, owning a B&B or just want to know how to host a killer dinner party, this program delivers. You’ll explore different types of food prep. Visit a culinary arts university in Spain. Discover the craft of wine-making and mixology. Learn the cross-cultural art of hospitality. Immerse yourself in food as the heart of human culture, from professionals around the world. Skills Highlights: Celebrate the culinary traditions of farm-to-table and artisanal foods on family-owned vineyards, farms and ranches. Learn how grapes are grown and processed, how olives are harvested and made into oil, and how tomatoes are grown and dried. Discover the centuries-old arts of food preservation, including pickling, smoking, and making cheese. Learn first-hand the skills of meal planning, ingredient selection, cooking, and baking in kitchens, bakeries, and... [-]


Architecture of Soundscape Berlin

TU Berlin Summer & Winter University
Campus Part time 4 weeks July 2017 Germany Berlin

The summer course Architecture of Soundscape Berlin is inspired by Berlin’s rich and stimulating urban milieu. It provides aesthetic and technical appreciation of urban soundscape and aims to teach highly effective design tools, techniques and processes. [+]

Topic The studio focuses on the design of spatial objects through sound. It explores the intimate connection between two predominant human senses, seeing and hearing, and how they augment each other. 18 hours of class sessions per week, 5 ECTS credit points The studio addresses three major areas of exploration: How to perceive, sample and represent an urban place through sound as spatial qualities. How to translate one medium into another through drawings, models and construction in an analogical process. Construction and installation of “performative” objects that promote innovative design tools, techniques and processes. Target group Students of architecture, design, and media who are interested in design processes, techniques using multimedia digital tools and coding. Academics and professionals of architecture, design and media who are interested in experimental design tools, techniques and processes Learning Goal/Output From the course, students will gain working knowledge and skills of understanding urban conditions based on sonic and visual elements of real-world environment. The participants will learn how to interchange, adapt and translate between one type of medium and another using graphic, tectonic and algorithmic tools and techniques, and physical construction. Course Components Week 1-2: Lectures& discussions, field work, sound sampling & montage This phase of the studio consists of lectures, a workshop, tours and activities to identify, collect and compose the elements of Berlin’s soundscape. The students will start working with handheld digital sound recorders provided by the instructor. We will conduct a field investigation of specific places in Berlin in regard to their... [-]

German summer courses for Juniors and Teenagers

Humboldt-Institut e.V.
Campus Full time 2 - 8 weeks October 2017 Germany Konstanz

The lessons are especially structured and designed for younger and adolescent students. They are interactive and demanding, very effective, and fun! [+]

Summer Courses in Germany 2017. German summer courses for Juniors and Teenagers The Humboldt-Institut offers German courses for all age groups and language levels since 1977. This makes it one of the largest and most experienced providers of German as a foreign language. Juniors is the term we use for our youngest students between ages 7 and 13. Teenagers are our students ages 14 and 18. Our schools for juniors and teenagers are located amidst beautiful landscape or in attractive small towns. Some summer course centers for teenagers are in the heart of larger cities like Berlin, Cologne, Dusseldorf, Munich or Vienna. Our students' safety is always assured — regardless of course center chosen — through our 24-hour staff supervision. The fees for all courses include lessons, housing accommodations, full board, course materials, a daily activity program, weekly excursions and a certificate. Starting dates and language levels vary by course center. Please select the course that most suits your needs by using the filter function. Intensive courses. In the course centers for juniors and teenagers we offer intensive German courses with 25 lessons (juniors) and 30 lessons (teenagers) of 45 minutes per week. The lessons are especially structured and designed for younger and adolescent students. They are interactive and demanding, very effective, and fun! [-]

Summer School - German Engineering, Language and Culture

RWTH International Academy / RWTH Aachen University
Campus Full time 3 weeks August 2017 Germany Aachen

This Summer School includes an intensive 3-week German language course; its credits can be integrated into the students' study programmes in Japan. This year, we are happy to open the programme for all our Japanese partner universities for the first time. [+]

Beginning in August 2007, RWTH Aachen University and Keio University in Japan have staged a Summer School for around 20 selected students from Keio's Graduate School of Science and Engineering. This programme is a cooperation among the Laboratory for Machine Tools and Production Engineering (WZL), the Institute of Inorganic Chemistry (IAC), the Physics Institute (Physikzentrum), Aachen Chemical Engineering (AVT), the Language Center and the RWTH International Academy. This Summer School includes an intensive 3-week German language course; its credits can be integrated into the students' study programmes in Japan. This year, we are happy to open the programme for all our Japanese partner universities for the first time: Keio UniversityAsia Tokyo, Japan Kyoto UniversityAsia Kyoto, Japan Nagoya UniversityAsia Nagoya, Japan Nara Institute of Science and Technology - NAISTAsia Nara, Japan National Institute of Informatics – NIIAsia Tokyo, Japan Osaka UniversityAsia Osaka, Japan The University of TokyoAsia Tokyo, Japan Tohoku UniversityAsia Sendai, Japan Tokyo Institute of Technology - TiTechAsia Tokyo, Japan Waseda UniversityAsia Tokyo, Japan We are looking forward to welcoming you to Aachen! [-]

Summer School - Sustainable Energy Technology

RWTH International Academy / RWTH Aachen University
Campus Full time 2 weeks June 2017 Germany Aachen

This Summer School programme offers an overview of cross-cutting technologies in the extensive sphere of Sustainable Energy Technologies. The students get an insight in sustainable facility and smart city management, complex power systems of smart and green buildings or recent solar and air conditioning technologies. [+]

Summer Courses in Germany 2017. More information (Academic content, Application requirements, Weekly Schedule) will be provided soon. Early applications are encouraged! Apply by the 1st of March to receive an 10% early bird discount on the total tuition fees - in case of admission. You can find more information on our programme website: https://www.academy.rwth-aachen.de/en/index/education-formats/summer-schools/sustainable-energy-technology [-]

Summer School - Smart Electrical Power Systems

RWTH International Academy / RWTH Aachen University
Campus Full time 2 weeks June 2017 Germany Aachen

More information will be provided soon. [+]

More information will be provided soon. Early applications are encouraged! Apply by the 1st of March to receive an 10% early bird discount on the total tuition fees - in case of admission. You can find more information on our programme website: https://www.academy.rwth-aachen.de/en/index/education-formats/summer-schools/smart-electrical-power-systems [-]

Summer School - Geometry Processing for Digital Fabrication

RWTH International Academy / RWTH Aachen University
Campus Full time 3 weeks July 2017 Germany Aachen

This summer school addresses excellent students in engineering from all over the world who would like to learn more about Geometry Processing for Digital Fabrication. [+]

Summer Courses in Germany 2017. In this summer school, students will start from the mathematical foundations of (discrete) geometry and will learn and discuss a variety of algorithms for the generation and optimization of 3D models. The topics covered in this summer school will provide the basic knowledge to understand state of the art methods in this area and to be able to apply, tune, and extend them for a given application scenario. In practical programming exercises own experiments will be done in order to gather some hands-on experience. 3D printers will be available for prototype testing. Early applications are encouraged! Apply by the 1st of March to receive an 10% early bird discount on the total tuition fees - in case of admission. You can find more information on our programme website: https://www.academy.rwth-aachen.de/en/index/education-formats/summer-schools/geometry-processing-and-digital-fabrication [-]

Summer Course in German

Friedensau Adventist University
Campus Full time 4 weeks July 2017 Germany Möckern

4 –week German course at Friedensau Adventist University with an introduction to the language and culture for adults. [+]

4 –week German course at Friedensau Adventist University with an introduction to the language and culture for adults. Special offer for the summer of 2016 only: 1.700€ Included: Beginner courses School books Room & Board All meals provided Excursions twice a week (Berlin, Magdeburg, Leipzig and many more) Why take German? Great business opportunities. The most spoken language in Europe (Germany, Austria, Switzerland and others). Germany’s economy is the strongest in Europe and 4th strongest in the world. It is the language spoken by Einstein (Physics), Luther (Literature), Mozart and Bach (Music), Marie Antoinette (History) It is your turn! Come to Friedensau to get started learning German in Germany and discover the rich culture! [-]

Summer School - Management Research Methods and Big Data Analytics ACISS

RWTH International Academy / RWTH Aachen University
Campus Full time 1 - 7 weeks September 2017 Germany Aachen

The School of Business and Economics is glad to announce its research-oriented summer school for Post-Docs, PhDs, and advanced master students from all areas of specialization [+]

Summer Courses in Germany 2017. The programme is based on the following pillars: I. Excellence Science and Research in Management Research Methods and Big Data Analytics The 2016 ACISS Summer School offers a unique set of courses designed to meet the needs of novice and advanced researchers in research methods ranging from qualitative research and academic publishing to scale development and data mining. All classes will be highly interactive, method-, and application-oriented. Outstanding instructors from PennState, the University of Chile, the University of Leeds, the University of Vienna, and RWTH Aachen University will deliver the courses. All courses have been designed to equip you with insights into state-of-the-art research methods and supporting software packages. You will also have the opportunity to apply these insights in order to solve hands-on research problems and to discuss your findings with your peers. What better way to prepare for your empirical master thesis, PhD project, and journal publication? II. Mentoring During the week long courses, participants will have the opportunity to get in touch with their respective lecturer to discuss their own research projects. Current research projects or dissertations can be presented to receive feedback from a qualified third party. III. Get-together with Researchers All participants of the ACISS programme are invited to take part in get-togethers with researchers and academic staff at the RWTH Aachen University. There is a wide offer of intercultural activities and excursions in and around Aachen – enjoy your stay! You can find more information on our programme website:... [-]

Summer School - Systematic Product Innovation

RWTH International Academy / RWTH Aachen University
Campus Full time 3 weeks June 2017 Germany Aachen

Developing product innovations in a systematic way, is an essential process for every company and business. This Summer School provides insight into the complex processes of developing a production innovation and by performing a case study. [+]

In this Summer School, students receive an introduction to established and cutting-edge methods and processes of product innovation and development design methodology and product lifecycle management. Theory taught in the lecture will be applied in hands-on workshops featuring the analysis and improvement of a real life product. Students will learn how to carry out market research, identify and evaluate requirements, set up functions and their structures and to derive and vary concepts for product innovations. These concepts will be transferred into a suitable embodiment design using conventional and agile methods including rapid prototyping technologies. The RWTH International Academy works closely together with the International Office and the Institute for Engineering Design (ikt) of the RWTH Aachen University to offer a perfect mix of technical study and cultural experience. Early applications are encouraged! Apply by the 1st of March to receive an 10% early bird discount on the total tuition fees - in case of admission. You can find more information on our programme website: https://www.academy.rwth-aachen.de/en/education-formats/summer-schools/systematic-product-innovation [-]

Summer School - Mechatronic Systems Engineering and Product Innovation

RWTH International Academy / RWTH Aachen University
Campus Full time 2 weeks July 2017 Germany Aachen

The "Mechatronic Systems Engineering and Product Innovation" Summer School is conceptualized and conducted by the Institute for Engineering Design (ikt) of the RWTH Aachen University. Participating students should be in their second semester or later in the Bachelor’s programme they are enrolled in. [+]

Summer Courses in Germany 2017. In this Summer School you will have an introduction in the demanding topics of generating product innovations. You will get introduced into the aspects of mechanical engineering to create and engineer cutting-edge innovative products. The "Mechatronic Systems Engineering and Product Innovation" Summer School is educationally conceptualized and conducted by the Institute for Engineering Design (IKT), Institute for Theoretical Information technology (TI) and the Institute of mechanism theory and dynamics of Machines (IGM) of the RWTH Aachen University. The Institute for Engineering Design focuses especially on computer-aided product design and development - the elementary ingredients for innovation and technology leadership. Within their very interdisciplinary team, the IKT provides a practice-oriented education, which is based on distinct cooperation with international industry partners and application-oriented specific research. For decades, the IKT has been training outstanding engineers in the field of systematic product development as a worldwide recognized institution in the field of design methodology and product lifecycle management. In our four competency groups, research is being done on a broad interdisciplinary spectrum of current, future and industry-related issues. Early applications are encouraged! Apply by the 1st of March to receive an 10% early bird discount on the total tuition fees - in case of admission. You can find more information on our programme website: https://www.academy.rwth-aachen.de/en/education-formats/summer-schools/mechatronic-systems-engineering-and-product-innovation [-]