GMST 489

I-witness Field School

Units: 3.0

Hours: 6-0-0

Formerly: GERS 435

Exploration and analysis of the ways in which the Holocaust has become memorialized in Central Europe, focusing on memorial sites, museums and monuments of the Holocaust. The course will begin at the University of Victoria and will require three weeks of study and travel in Central Europe.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of GMST 489, GERS 435.
  • No knowledge of German required.


  • Permission of the department.

Undergraduate course in Germanic Studies offered by the Department of Germanic and Slavic Studies in the Faculty of Humanities.

Fall 2019 Spring 2020 Summer 2020

Summer timetable available: February 15. Fall and Spring timetables available: May 15.

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