Information for term January in Dublin
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Bring your interest in Irish culture and society to Dublin this January to earn credits and immerse yourself in the vibrant, culture-filled capital. During January in Dublin, students take the required Transformational Leadership Across Cultures in Ireland course at CIEE Dublin, which is complemented with immersive co-curricular activities designed to increase intercultural understanding.
LIVE AT DUBLIN CITY UNIVERSITY
a compact high-tech campus with central green areas, cafés, a theater and sports center, all within close proximity to the center of Dublin.
VISIT LOCATIONS OF CULTURAL INTEREST
such as the National Museum, Dublin Castle, and many Viking and Norman sites in the city.
DISCUSS ISSUES OF NATIONAL IDENTITY
religion, and immigration with dedicated CIEE staff.
acres of public green space3,700
students at DCU16K
seats at Croke Park, the third largest sports stadium in Europe82.3K
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EXCURSIONS & ACTIVITIES
- Enjoy the vibrant nightlife in the youthful city of Dublin, with an estimated 50% of its citizens younger than 25.
- Partake in cultural activities, such as visits to medieval castles, cathedrals, galleries, and a field trip to Northern Ireland.
- Sample food from around the globe – in restaurant and market form – in this city that embraces diversity and multiculturalism.
- Take a walking tour along the cobblestone alleys of Trinity College, founded in 1592 and one of seven ancient colleges in the UK.
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Students have a private bedroom and ensuite bathroom with study space and ample storage in an apartment suite shared with up to 7 other students. This includes communal living, dining, and kitchen spaces.
Apartments are in purpose built student residence communities within 30 minutes’ walking distance of Dublin City's center.
Meals are not included in the program fee and are the responsibility of the student. There are dining facilities and a small grocery store on campus.
Where You'll Study
DUBLIN CITY UNIVERSITY (DCU)
DCU isa 20 to 30 minute bus ride from downtown Dublin. Public transportation is easily accessible.
What People are Saying
"It was a well put together program and easy to follow."Cali M., Oakland University
"The city and staff are great."William S., Elon University
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January in Dublin offers challenging coursework and culturally immersive activities so students can gain an in-depth understanding of Irish culture, society, and identity. The program focuses on the history and culture of modern Ireland and includes lectures by educators associated with several Irish institutions of higher education.
CIEE Dublin is located on the Glasnevin, St Patrick’s, and All Hallow’s campuses of Dublin City University, located approximately 20 minutes by bus from the city center.
There are no specific language requirements for this program.
All students take one required course.
Total credit: 3 U.S. semester/4.5 quarter credits
CIEE courses: 3 U.S. semester/4.5 quarter credits; 45 contact hours
The course includes daily lectures, readings, films, and frequent outings in the city, as well as a field trip linked to the coursework. CIEE courses are taught by the CIEE academic staff.
CIEE courses are for CIEE students only.
Language of Instruction
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January 2023 CIEE CoursesClick to Open
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.
"(GI)" denotes courses that originated at CIEE's Global Institutes and that are offered at multiple CIEE sites.
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Dates & 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.
- 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 Irish 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
- Cultural and/or Co-curricular Activities
- Excursions and/or Study Tours
- Insurance and other travel benefits, with CIEE iNext
24/7 emergency on-site support
Fees & Housing
|January 2023||Deadline Passed||Jan 2, 2023||Jan 22, 2023||
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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 = $2,653 **
Housing = $950
Insurance = $47Total Fees = $3,950
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 = $600
International Airfare = $1,000 †
Local Transportation = $100
Books & Supplies = $20
Personal expenses = $600Total Estimated Costs = $2,320
CIEE offers the most grants and scholarships of any study abroad organization, including $8 million/year in travel grants, merit-based scholarships, institutional and MSI grants, and Gilman Go Global Grants.
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 by their US home institution to study abroad via CIEE's School of Record will be charged a $500 administrative fee in addition to the Program Fees listed.
** direct cost of education charged uniformly to all students
† r?ound-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, your college or university may charge additional fees for study abroad, or may require you to receive a transcript via CIEE's School of Record, which carries an additional fee of $500.
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