The Fifth International Summer Academy in German
We are pleased to announce the Fifth International Summer Academy in German organized by the Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum, as part of educational programmes organized at the International Center for Education about Auschwitz and the Holocaust. It will take place on August 19 – 25, 2017. Application deadline is May 12, 2017. Results of the recruitment process will be announced till June 5, 2017.
The Summer Academy addresses teachers, educators, museologists, researchers and all those who are interested in the historical, sociological and religious aspects of Auschwitz and the Holocaust. The Academy is a combination of an encounter with the original historical place, with the memorial site and the museum as an institution, along with the knowledge shared by experts in the field: museum staff and invited researchers.
Participants will join study guided tours of the former camps Auschwitz I and Auschwitz II-Birkenau; they will also visit Museum Archives, Collections and Preservation Department. All participants will receive certificates.
Location: Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum,
Accommodation: Hotel Imperiale Oświęcim (single rooms)
Dates: 19-25 August 2017
Session Length: 7 days
Application Deadline: 12 May 2017
Approx. cost: 500 Euro (covers program, accommodation, half-board)
Contact: Anna Stańczyk