Joint MA in Intercultural German Studies
Hannah Oestreich is a student in the M.A. program Intercultural German Studies in the Department of Germanic and Slavic Studies at the University of Waterloo and at the University of Mannheim, Germany. The program includes one year each in Mannheim and in Waterloo, the latter lasted from January to December 2012. Her M.A. thesis researches the understanding of German proverbs by German-speaking residents of Kitchener-Waterloo. For this purpose, she undertook a study with questionnaires in the community. Her research interests are mainly in linguistics and education. She was a TA for online language courses, taught German as a private tutor and participated in the course “Fundamentals of University Teaching”.
University of Waterloo