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  • Locations: Edinburgh, United Kingdom; London, United Kingdom
  • Program Terms: Summer
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Restrictions: Memphis applicants only
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2019 03/01/2019 04/01/2019 TBA TBA
Program Description:

British Studies Summer Program

London, England

London Clock Tower

June 1 - July 2, 2018

Program Overview: The British Studies Program, founded in 1976, is organized by the University of Southern Mississippi through an academic consortium of colleges and universities. The purpose of the consortium is to promote a more profound understanding of British culture and society among students and faculty through scholarly and educational activities.

Program Description: In the program, students take one course for six semester hours of credit. Three hours is awarded through lectures, seminars, and field excursions, and three hours through supervised research. 

  • 6 credits earned over 4 weeks
  • Courses taught by British and European scholars, artists, business leaders and government officials
  • Every course requires a supervised research project on a topic related to your studies
  • Credit hours are awarded by The University of Southern Mississippi, a fully accredited institution of higher learning
  • A supervised trip to Edinburgh is offered as one option for the mini-break
  • During the third weekend of the program, students enjoy a four night mini-break allowing them to travel and sight-see on their own 

Course Options: Students take one course for six semester hours of credit. Three hours is awarded through lectures, seminars, and field excursions, and three hours through supervised research. Courses generally meet from Monday through Thursday, with weekends free for individual travel. Excursions and class trips take up the bulk of course time, and lectures are offered by eminent British scholars, artists, business leaders, and government officials.
 

Program Fee Program Fee Includes Program Fee Does Not Include



$6,000
(Undergraduate)



 
  • $300 Program Deposit 
  • Tuition and fees for 6 semester hours
  • Accommodations
  • Academic excursions.
  • $100 UofM application fee
  • Round trip international airfare
  • International health insurance
  • Meals
  • Oyster Card (public transportation)
  • WeekendEXPLORE Travel
  • Mini Break Travel
  • Books and supplies
  • Incidentals
$6,300 (Graduate)
Students may opt for a group flight departing New Orleans, Jackson (MS), Dallas, or Charleston on June 1 and returning July 2 for $1,500. Expect to spend $3000 - $4500  for items above not included in program fee.
 
Housing: Based at The University of Westminster's residence halls, each student has a single room with a shared kitchen.

Application Procedure: In addition to completing the regular study abroad application, students must also complete the University of Southern Mississippi application process.

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