German Language Program
Instructor Natalie Andreev, Marjan Asgari, Branka Hanisch, Angelika Heinze, Sandra Künstler, Simone Lampert, Armin Marschall, Sylvia Rieger, Constanze Saunders, Susanne Sichting, Christine Weber-Neumann
FU-BEST 1: Contemporary Germany in European Perspective
Instructor Dr. Dirk Verheyen
FU-BEST 2: Integration, Conflict, and Security in Europe
Instructor Dr. Dirk Verheyen
FU-BEST 3: History of Central European Classical Music: Baroque to Contemporary
Instructor Dr. Andrew Noble
FU-BEST 4: Perspectives on 20th Century Art in Central Europe
Instructor Dr. Matthias Vollmer
FU-BEST 5: German Cinema Before 1945 (Fall only)
Instructor Dr. Philipp Stiasny
FU-BEST 6: The Human Condition and the Totalitarian Experience
Instructor Thomas Werneke
FU-BEST 7: Berlin: History, Memory, Literature
Instructor Dr. Marita Roth
FU-BEST 8: Modern German History in European Context: A Thematic Approach
Instructor Dr. Martin Jander
FU-BEST 9a: The Promise of German Philosophy: Kant to Hegel (Fall only)
Instructor Dr. Frieder Otto Wolf
FU-BEST 9b: Tragedy and New Beginnings in German Philosophy: From Marx and Nietzsche to Habermas (Spring only)
Instructor Dr. Frieder Otto Wolf
FU-BEST 10: Islam and Europe: Historical and Contemporary Dimensions
Instructor Nina Mühe
FU-BEST 11: European Business Cultures: Management and Marketing in Cross-National Perspective
Instructor Connie Voigt
FU-BEST 12: Architecture in Berlin from the 19th Century to today
Instructor Gernot Weckherlin
FU-BEST 13: Contemporary Cinema in Germany and Europe (Spring only)
Instructor Dr. Philipp Stiasny
FU-BEST 14: Theatermetropole Berlin: Vergangenheit und Gegenwart (Spring only)
Instructor Dr. Julia Bertschik, Dr. Marita Roth
FU-BEST 15: Literatur und Film in Deutschland seit der Wende (Fall only)
Instructor Dr. Julia Bertschik, Dr. Marita Roth
FU-BEST 16: Themes and Issues in Transatlantic Relations
Instructor Rolf-Dieter Schnelle
FU-BEST 17: European Legal Traditions
Instructor Sebastian Golla
FU-BEST 18: Environmental Politics and Policy in Europe
Instructor Dr. Andrzej Ancygier
FU-BEST 19: Art and Dictatorship
Instructor Jan Thomas Köhler
FU-BEST 20: Pop Culture: European-American Trends
Instructor Dr. Jana Toppe
FU-BEST 21: European Traditions in Sociology
Instructor Dr. Klaus Müller
FU-BEST 22: Media Politics: Structures and Case-Studies in Germany and Europe
Instructor Till Büser
FU-BEST 23: History of Modern European Diplomacy
Instructor Frank Beyersdorf
FU-BEST 24: Europe in the Global Economy
Instructor Dr. Ognian Hishow (Fall only), Ulas Sener (Spring only)
FU-BEST 25: Jewish Life in Central Europe
Instructor Christoph Kapp
FU-BEST 26: Statistics for the Social Sciences: Quantitative Research Methods
Instructor Thijs Benschop
FU-BEST 27: Women’s and Gender Studies in Transatlantic Context
Instructor Dr. Heike Schimkat
FU-BEST 28: Film Music: Listening Outside the Frame (Spring only)
Instructor Dr. Hilary Baker
FU-BEST 29: Music in the Digital Age (Fall only)
Instructor Dr. Hilary Baker
FU-BEST 30: Energizing Europe: 21st-Century Renewable and Fossil Transformations
Instructor Dr. Thomas W. O'Donnell