BRS 499 is an international embedded course traveling to Freiburg, Germany over Spring Break in 2018 for about 9 days to learn about bioproducts in Germany.


Course Name

  • BRS 499: Bioproducts in Germany
  • 3 Credits
  • Spring Semester 2018 with travel over spring break

About the Course and Travel

The course will meet on campus during the spring semester, 2018 once a week (TBD, tentatively Monday evening at 5:30pm)

Students will travel to the University of Freiburg, in southern Germany. Together with faculty and students at the University of Freiburg, we will have a one day workshop on Bioproducts in the surrounding area. For the following 3 days, we will exploring the black forest, and visit bioproducts production and quality testing facilities. This will give students a perspective of the European bioproducts industry.


Costs for this program will include flight, accommodations, meals, and activities fees. The budget will be determined and posted soon.

How do I sign up?

Contact Dr. Nicole Brown, for more details or to apply to participate in the course.