The Foreigner's Guide to German Universities: Origin, Meaning, and Use of Terms and Expressions in Everyday University Life by Albrecht BehmelThe Foreigner's Guide to German Universities: Origin, Meaning, and Use of Terms and Expressions in Everyday University Life by Albrecht Behmel

The Foreigner's Guide to German Universities: Origin, Meaning, and Use of Terms and Expressions in…

byAlbrecht Behmel, Kelly Neudorfer

Paperback | October 4, 2016

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Figuring out the many new terms confronting international students at German-language universities can be difficult. Even if the degree program is in English, most administrative work has to be done in German, and the bureaucratic university jargon is a language in and of itself. This guide aims to help international students and researchers understand the structures and organization of German universities by providing in-depth descriptions of terms and their origins, allowing for easier integration into the host university and its culture.

Albrecht Behmel is the author of several books and a writer for film and TV. He worked as an academic mentor for international students in Heidelberg and Berlin for many years.Kelly Neudorfer was born and raised in the United States but spent time as an exchange student both in a high school and at universities in Germany. She has a d...
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Title:The Foreigner's Guide to German Universities: Origin, Meaning, and Use of Terms and Expressions in…Format:PaperbackDimensions:210 pagesPublished:October 4, 2016Publisher:ibidem PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:3838209923

ISBN - 13:9783838209920

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Foreword Tips for readersAlphabetic partAnnexLists of UniversitiesUniversities in GermanyUniversities in AustriaUniversities in SwitzerlandList of common subjectsFurther Literature