Claudia Schmidt


Ms. Claudia Schmidt
DAAD Representative and German Lecturer
German Language Department

GUtech, PO Box 1816, Athaibah PC 130, Muscat, Sultanate of Oman. Room: 316 M
+968 2206 1140 (office)

Short biogaphy:

Claudia Schmidt holds university degree (equivalent to master's degree) in Political Science from the Free University of Berlin (2008). In addition, she holds a joint master's degree (2011) in "Teaching German as a Foreign Language in an Arab German context" from Leipzig University and Ain Shams University in Cairo. She worked as a lecturer and researcher in Germany (Leipzig University), Oman (Sultan-Qaboos-University), Jordan (German-Jordanian University), and Egypt (Goethe-Institut). Her current research interests are cultural learning processes in the context of learning German as a seco…

  • German as a foreign language
  • German as a second language
  • German for academic purpose

Research Areas

  • cultural studies
  • sociology
  • pragmatics

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