London, England

January in London

Terrorism, Security, and Policing in the Metropolitan City
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Information for term January in London

Application deadline, and cost information.

Application Deadline

November 1, 2018
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Program Deadlines and Pricing Info

  • Deadline: November 1, 2018
  • Dates: Jan 2 – 23, 2019
  • Credit: 3 semester hours / 4.5 quarter hours
  • Eligibility: 2.5 Overall GPA

Overview

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London’s global impact in art, music, fashion, and literature is incomparable, but the city also has an active community policing policy. Explore its influential culture while gaining insight into the London’s value system and influence on Europe and the world.

Unique Experiences

  • Watch a performance

    in Shakespeare’s Globe theater, a faithful reconstruction of the open-air playhouse designed in 1599.

  • Take a weekend excursion

    to Wales, Scotland, or Northern Ireland.

  • Gain access to experts

    and practitioners working in Britain’s healthcare and communications industries.

  • languages spoken in London

    250
  • artifacts in the British Museum in Bloomsbury

    7M
  • species of butterflies

    47

Location & Culture

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Home of the 2012 Olympic and Paralympics Games, London is a vibrant and cosmopolitan city. London is at the cutting edge of the arts scene and provides access to music, fashion, museums (which are all free!), comedy, and theater. There are abundant opportunities for enjoying London – with eight Royal Parks right in the heart of the city and more green space than any comparable city in the world.

The Culture

EXCURSIONS & ACTIVITIES

  • Research the challenges facing the modern police force and debate whether London is safer than other world cities because its police are routinely unarmed?Take day trips to neighboring cities, such as Cambridge or Portsmouth.
  • Visit Regent's Park, featuring the London Zoo, the world's oldest scientific zoo, and Madame Tussauds Wax Museum.
  • Enjoy a rock concert at the Wembly Arena or the symphony at the Royal Albert Hall. London’s music scene appeals to all musical tastes!

Daily Life

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  • HOUSING

    Housing will be in either a residence hall or shared apartments centrally located in Bloomsbury, Farringdon, or Kings Cross. Students will share twin or triple rooms.

  • Meals

    No meals are provided in London, but students will have access to kitchen facilities to cook their own meals.

London, England

Where You'll Study

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    CIEE GLOBAL INSTITUTE – LONDON

    Located within walking distance of the student accommodations in central London, near the King’s Cross St. Pancras Underground stations.

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What you need to know

The program details

The CIEE Global Institute combines the best of both worlds, with a U.S.-style residence life integrated with a British neighborhood. Located in the heart of Bloomsbury, one of the most vibrant and student-populated neighborhoods of central London, the campus offers easy access to one of the city’s largest Royal Parks, restaurants and cafés, and a wide variety of shops.

CIEE Global Institute – London features numerous modern classrooms, an onsite café, a quiet study room, and comfortable common areas.

Academics

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Academics

  • CLASS FORMAT

    All courses are for CIEE students only.

  • GRADING

    Assessment is based on the individual’s overall performance in the course, including coursework, presentations, and essays. Students must check with their professors to find out exam and project presentation dates. Under no circumstances will CIEE alter deadlines or exam dates for students who have made conflicting travel plans.

  • ACADEMIC CULTURE

    CIEE classes are taught at the CIEE Study Center, and are designed to follow U.S. academic culture.

Eligibility

  • OVERALL GPA

    Students need to have a GPA of at least 2.5.

Curriculum

Program Credit

  • Total credit, 3 semester/4.5 quarter hours
  • Contact hours: 45

All students take the required course, Terrorism Security and Policing in the Metropolitan City.

Note: This course listing is for informational purposes only and does not constitute a contract between CIEE and any applicant, student, institution, or other party. The courses, as described, may be subject to change as a result of ongoing curricular revisions, assignment of lecturers and teaching staff, and program development. Courses may be canceled due to insufficient enrollment.

Scholarships

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Scholarships & Grants

Last year, we awarded more than 1,000 scholarships per term for a total of $5 million, helping more students get on planes and live their dreams in faraway places than any other organization.

Students who apply to this program are eligible for the following scholarships and grants:

  • Global Access Initiative (GAIN) Grants

To be considered, submit the CIEE Scholarships & Grants application within your CIEE program application. Learn more at the Scholarships & Grants section of our website.

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Dates, Deadlines & Fees

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Dates, Deadlines & Fees

You get more for every dollar when you study abroad with CIEE, because our high-quality programs include everything from excursions to insurance. There are no hidden charges, and no disappointing surprises when you arrive.

  • Tuition
  • Housing
  • Meals are not included  
  • Advising before you depart to set goals and answer questions
  • Optional on-site airport meet-and-greet
  • Orientation - an introduction to British culture, your academic program, and the city, plus practical information about living in your host city.
  • Full-time program leadership and support in your host city
  • Field trips and cultural activities
  • Overnight excursions
  • Insurance and other travel benefits, with CIEE iNext
  • 24/7 emergency on-site support

No Hidden Fees

Program

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End Date

Fees & Housing

January 2019 Nov 1, 2018 Jan 2, 2019 Jan 23, 2019
$3,350
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Program Fees

CIEE offers the most student support of any provider in its program fee, including an airport greeting, full-time leadership and support, orientation, cultural activities, local excursions, pre-departure advising, and CIEE iNext travel insurance with benefits.

Participation Confirmation = $300 *

Educational Costs = $2,053 **

Housing = $950

Insurance = $47

Total Fees = $3,350

Estimated Costs

Students are responsible and manage costs related to travel, meals, books, and personal expenses. Below are estimates for consideration.

Meals not included in program fee = $936

International Airfare = $1,100

Local Transportation = $218

Books & Supplies = $100

Personal expenses = $625

Total Estimated Costs = $2,979

Financial Aid

CIEE offers the most grants and scholarships of any study abroad organization, including $5 million/year in travel grants, merit-based scholarships, MSI grants, Gilman matching grants, and Pell matching grants.

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This breakdown has been prepared from the program budget for the purpose of calculating eligibility for financial aid. During the course of program operations, actual figures may vary. It should not, therefore, be used as a basis for calculation of refunds. CIEE reserves the right to adjust fees at any time.

Students required to study on CIEE programs through a School of Record will be charged a $500 administrative fee in addition to the Program Fees listed.

* non-refundable

** direct cost of education charged uniformly to all students

round-trip based on U.S. East Coast departure

To help you budget, keep in mind that students are responsible for the cost of international airfare, local transportation, books and supplies, visas, and personal expenses. In addition, ask your college or university study abroad advisor if your school charges additional fees for study abroad.

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