GERMANY TODAY PART V

Topic: Department of Defense
Instructor: Werner Dobner
Method: Online (OWRK)
Sponsor: Department of Defense
Location: SWPD

Course Description:

YOU MUST BE A DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE EMPLOYEE TO PARTICIPATE

This offering is designed for educators to gain an appreciation and understanding of German people and German modern history. Topics will include dates ending in 8 or 9 that represent turning points in US/German history. This offering provides information that can be used in the classroom with students. Topics include:

  • US/German turning points of history (1848; 1918 end of WWI; 1919 Founding of Weimarer Republic; 1929 Stock Market Crash and repercussions; 1939 WWII starts; 1948 Berlin Air Lift; 1949 Founding of the FRG; 1989 Fall of the Wall; 2008 Global Financial Crisis)
  • Excursion to Hambacher Schloss
  • Steps towards the Fall of the Wall/German-American Encounters
  • Life in the GDR
Cost: $65
Timespan of Course:
November 15, 2013 to December 16, 2013
Contact E-mail: werner.dobner@t-online.de

Meeting Times

  • Day and Time of Meeting: 
    Friday, November 15, 2013 - 6:30pm to Sunday, November 17, 2013 - 2:00pm
    Location of Meeting: 
    Pfalzakademie, Lambrecht/Pfalz
Registration Information:
Course Number: 438
Course Section Name: EDU*6260*J7
Academic Term: 14/GW
Academic Level: GW
Credits: 1.00
Subject: EDU