Germany's changing role in European and world politics. Have old principles based on lessons from World War II become obsolete? Can Germany be a leading power in global affairs?
Diversity of Berlin's architecture and urban design resulting from its historical background. Architect Ludwig Mies van der Rohe and his artistic ancestors.
German culture past and present through the lens of sports. Intellectual, societal, and historical-political contexts. Comparisons to Britain, France, and the U.S.
Battles still current within Germany¿s collective memory. Sources include the narrative resources of museums, and experts on the German history in Berlin and Potsdam. Field trips.
Hip Hop Culture has become both the most profound and the most perplexing cultural, musical, and linguistic movement of our times.
French politics and society from the causes of the collapse of the French Third Republic and the emergence of the French State at Vichy.
Biochemical pathways governing the metabolism of proteins, carbohydrates, fatty acids and lipids, and nucleic acids. Basic enzymology, bioenergetics, and energy storage and release.
Critical consideration of core concepts in community engagement.
Texts in fine and literary arts with emphasis on the origins and development of Spain¿s art history between realistic and fictional stages from Altamira to Picasso, through Romanesque, Gothic, Rena
Students attend theater and analyze works currently in performance in Madrid, including canonical plays, and performances at smaller historical and alternative theaters.
Cultural context that gave rise to the globally recognized phenomenon of "Italian Design" in the 20th century.
Grammar, composition, and conversation. Increases fluency in German as rapidly as possible to help students take advantage of the many opportunities in Berlin. Corequisite: GERLANG 100B.
Double vision of American artists and intellectuals of Paris, as well as their French counterparts of New York, throughout the 20th century.
History of the Xhosa language; understanding Xhosa culture and way of life.
Food in Italian cinema staged as an allegory of Italy¿s social, political and cultural milieu.
Urban development in developing countries with a focus on urban issues in contemporary China urban issues in the contemporary China.
Japan's energy-environment challenges and their consequences for Japan¿s wider society and economy.
Interdisciplinary focus on the relationship between earth systems and human activities.