Study Abroad in Berlin, Germany - Internship Program

Intern Abroad in Berlin: Courses

International Internship with Intercultural Internship Seminar 399 (6)
The 8-week, full-time (35-40 hours per week) internship allows students to enrich their academic experience in Berlin by immersing themselves in a German workplace and gaining valuable intercultural experience along with skills for their careers. Internships are sought with organizations and companies in Berlin that match each studentís professional and academic background, previous work experience, and career goals. Each internship placement is arranged on an individual basis. In addition to the internship placement, students are required to attend specifically designed classroom-based weekly seminars which cover topics such as working life in Germany, personal organization, identifying oneís goals and expectations, communication and etiquette in the workplace, the German work ethic, hierarchies, cultural differences, etc. A written report about the experience is required at the end of the internship.