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EC London, England

APPLY NOW!! (Deadline: March 2, 2018)

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London, England: June 28 – August 1, 2018 (Summer Term B)

Join Dr. Bill Eaton of Georgia Southern University  and faculty and students from across the University System of Georgia for a 5-week adventure in London, England!  Students will spend Term B living and studying in the heart of one the world’s most cosmopolitan and historically important cities.  Stay at the University College of London, use the “tube” to explore your surrounds, and travel outward to the English countryside to experience the towns of Bath, Oxford, and others.

Students will spend two days per week in the classroom, attend field trips in the city two days per week, and have free 3-day weekends.  All students will be registered for classes through Georgia Southern and receive Georgia Southern credits.  It is mandatory to register for at least 3 credit hours while on this program.

Program Cost
The 5-week program cost is $5,400.00 and includes the following:

  • Roundtrip airfare between Atlanta and London
  • Accommodations at University College London
  • Weekly Tesco grocery card
  • Train excursion to Hampton Court
  • Jack the Ripper walk
  • Unlimited travel on the metro system
  • A primary health insurance policy providing coverage for medical expenses

The program cost does not include: Georgia Southern tuition and fees for course enrollment, personal shopping or travel expenses, or food/meals beyond the allotment on the provided grocery card.  HOPE and other forms of financial aid are available for students participating on summer study abroad.  Contact the Office of Financial Aid at 912.478.5413 to learn more.

Course Equivalencies
What will you earn credit for at Georgia Southern?  Use this guide to help you select the courses you need. Georgia Southern course numbers are listed in italics.

Morning Classes
Intro to Philosophy  – PHIL 2010s: Intro to Philosophy
British Literature – ENGL 2111s: World Literature I (ENGL 1102 pre-requisite)
Human Genetics – TBD
History of Computers & Security – CISM 3331s: Principles of Enterprise Information Systems Security
Politics of the British Isles – POLS 4031s: Politics of the British Isles
Inside/Outside London – TBD
Intro to Psychology – PSYC 110s: Intro to Psychology
Heightened Language & Musical Theatre – THEA 3030s: Heightened Language & Musical Theatre

Afternoon Classes
British Philosophy – PHIL 3030s: British Philosophy
Steampunk: Evolution of a Literary Genre – ENGL 5090s: Steampunk as Literary Genre (ENGL 2111 or 2112 pre-requisite)
Biology of Toxins & Venom – TBD
World Literature – ENGL 2112s: World Literature II (ENGL 1102 pre-requisite)
Introduction to Comparative Politics – POLS 3433s: Survey of Comparative Politics
Art, Society, and Culture – TBD
Culture of International Business – BUSA 4830: Business Culture in UK & Europe
Cultural Diversity – PSYC 3090s: Psychology of Cultural Diversity
Introduction to Theatre – THEA 1100s: Theatre Appreciation

Contact
To learn more about the program, payment schedules and deadlines, read course descriptions, and apply, visit the program website.

For questions, contact:
Dr. Bill Eaton – Department of Literature & Philosophy, weaton@georgiasouthern.edu
Ms. Emilee Carr – Study Abroad Advisor, International Programs & Services, ecarr@georgiasouthern.edu

Last updated: 9/27/2017