University Students’ Year-Abroad Essays

newnwgnblue3a_smallOn this page, you can see examples of the kinds of essays university students studying German write, and you can also learn about the experiences they have during their year abroad.



Sarah Dale studies French and German at Lancaster University. She spent 9 months in Freisen (Saarland) as an English language assistant at a Gemeinschaftsschule (GemS Freisen). In this essay, she writes about German dialects.

In this essay, she writes about learning a foreign language as a student in a German school.