UF in Germany – Kinesiology & Engineering

UF in Germany – Kinesiology & Engineering

UF in Germany – Kinesiology & Engineering

This program is designed to introduce students to foundational concepts and career pathways in the areas of kinesiology and engineering, via site visits and lectures. Students will also learn about German culture in the context of kinesiology and engineering. The program’s curriculum involves both industry and cultural site visits and engages students in reflecting about how German society impacts kinesiology and engineering. 

Excursions:
  • Schreiber & Ebert (prosthetics company)
  • Hochschule RheinMain (university labs and lecture)
  • Kliniken Schmieder (neurological rehabilitation)
  • Heidelberg Castle (cultural excursion)
  • John Deere (production plant)
  • Mercedes-Benz (production plant)
  • Streifeneder (orthopaedic branch)
  • City Physio (physiotherapy facility)
  • Allianz Arena (athletic training facility; pictured left)
  • Hofbrau Munchen (brewery)
Program Information
  • Dates: May 1-9, 2021 (Tentative)
  • Open to all majors, particularly APK and Biomedical/Mechanical Engineering students
  • More information: Michael Fitzgerald at mgfitzgerald@eng.ufl.edu 
  • Application LINK HERE