Technology Innovation & Culture in Bavaria, Germany
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Explore German innovation and technology in Munich, the heart of Bavaria, with visits to world-renown companies, museums, and historical sites.
Technology, Innovation, and Culture in Bavaria, Germany (MFET 49900) is a three-credit course that features a trip to Munich, Germany during the spring break period in March 2019. The course will meet on Tuesday evenings starting in January 2019 from 6:00 to 7:30 pm.
Estimated cost $2,800. Includes airfare, lodging, transportation, tickets and most meals. Eligible for Study Abroad scholarships.
Open to students throughout Technology, Engineering and Management with an interest in manufacturing, logistics, operations and related information systems
LIMITED SPACES AVAILABLE… Sign up early to assure your space. This class was FULL by October 1 last year. It is expected to fill up fast!
Plant tours in the Munich area and special day trips to the manufacturing operations in the area, and the Neuschwanstein Castle in the German Alps.
Throughout the week overseas you will experience German culture and gain valuable insights into their manufacturing operations and life outside the United States.
Friday, March 8th
Travel to Munich
Saturday, March 9th
Arrive in Munich
Dinner at Wirsthaus Richel's
Sunday, March 10th
Dachau Concentration Camp visit
Monday, March 11th
Audi visit including Pressing Plant Tour
Tuesday, March 12th
George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies
Wednesday, March 13th
Munich Bus Tour
Marienplatz and Lunch
Dinner with Purdue Alumni Association of Bavaria
Thursday, March 14th
Friday, March 15th
Munich University of Applied Science
BMW Plant Tour
Saturday, March 16th
Ayinger Brewery Tour
Dinner and Music
Sunday, March 17th
Travel to U.S.