Spend your summer exploring the British fantasy fiction in England, Scotland and Wales! Study abroad in Great Britain, with AIFS.
Location: London, United Kingdom
Type of program: Study Abroad
Undergraduate Level: Undergraduate
He spends the summer traveling through Wales, Scotland and England, following in the footsteps of the great British fantasy writers and their characters and earns 3 credits. Live in hotels and student residence, with breakfast included. Enjoy excursions to the Neolithic and Roman ruins, historical sites related to King Arthur, Oxford, Bath, Stonehenge, the Shakespeare Globe and many more. Students have free time to explore on their own.
The program combines traditional classroom learning with excursions that explore the landscapes, history and culture that inspired Shakespeare, Jane Austen, J.R. R. Tolkien, C.S. Lewis and J.K. Rowling to name a few. Venture through the British countryside with your teacher to bring some of your favorite books to life; Take an exhilarating trip through the breathtaking mountains of North Wales reminiscent of Middle-earth and transported to the Hogwarts School of Magic and Witchcraft in the cloisters of Gloucester Cathedral.
Spend 3 weeks following the steps of the great British fantasy authors and their characters. Start with the legend of King Arthur and Merlin in the Welsh city of Bangor, travel the landscape and time exploring the evolution of myth, fantasy and magic through popular fiction up to the present London and the phenomenon of the series of Harry Potter.
AIFS is a leading provider of study programs abroad. Program fees cover tuition and housing, with $ 800,000 in scholarships and grant funds available each year. Also included are a meal plan, excursions and excursions, insurance and 24-hour emergency service. AIFS flight packages coordinated with the main airlines are also available.
Additional information of the program:
Requirements: Open to second year, third and fourth year university students. A minimum of 2.5 GPA is required (the lowest GPA will be considered on a case-by-case basis).
Description of scholarships: Check the website for deadlines and eligibility requirements.