Study a divided society in transition and develop a deep understanding of the process of peace building in Northern Ireland.
|Location||Derry-Londonderry, United Kingdom|
|Term||Fall Semester, Spring Semester|
|Credit Type||Resident Credit|
|Student Type||UofM Students|
|Student Year||Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors|
|Language||No Language Prerequisite|
Each student takes 4 courses worth 4 semester credits each: Northern Ireland: Building a Sustainable Democracy; Understanding the Politics of the Northern Ireland Conflict; and Internship Placement and Seminar (equivalent to 2 courses).
Instruction is in English by Irish faculty. Typical credits: 16 credits for spring semester.
Understanding the Politics of the Northern Ireland Conflict fulfills the following Liberal Education requirements: Social Sciences Core; Civic Life and Ethics Theme
Building a Sustainable Democracy fulfills the following Liberal Education requirements: Social Sciences Core; Civic Life and Ethics Theme
Note: students who take at least 3 credits/3 weeks study abroad will receive the Global Perspectives theme.
Orientation will be conducted in 2 parts: an online orientation, which is mandatory for all students, and an in-person session. You will receive more information about the online orientation via email. Failure to complete the online orientation will impact your ability to go abroad.
The date for the in-person Fall semester 2020 & Academic Year 2020-2021 orientation session is as follows:
|Fall 2020, Academic Year 2020-2021||TBD||TBD|
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Be aware: All programs require a $50 application fee. This fee will be charged to your student account upon submission of an online application.
To complete the online application for this program, you will need to select or provide the following information on the online application:
|Center Name||TC Learning Abroad Ctr|
|Education Abroad Term||See the HECUA website for term options|
|Track Name||See the HECUA website for track name|
For further information or questions about this program, send an email toNancy Vang or call at 612.301.1571.