Scholarship for Peace and Conflict Resolution Summer Program

London + Amman: Peace and Conflict Resolution Summer Program with Arabic Language
Amman, Jordan; London, United Kingdom (Incoming Program)
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2015 15-Mar-2015 ** Rolling Admission 07-Jun-2015 13-Aug-2015
** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term’s application deadline.
Fact Sheet:
Program Type: Study Minimum GPA: 2.75
Housing Options: Homestay, Residence Hall Class Eligibility: Graduate, Junior, Senior, Sophomore
Language of Instruction: Arabic, English Areas of Study: Arabic Language, Global Studies, History, Humanities, Middle East Studies, Peace Conflict & Social Justice
Program Description:

Spend your summer in London and Amman exploring the process of peace and the sensitive cultural and societal roots of conflict. This unique program will begin in the U.K. by studying peace and conflict theory, using Northern Ireland as a case study for beginning to understand how those theories translate to Middle Eastern issues. Once in Amman, use your new understanding of peace and conflict to examine how the Arab/Israeli conflict; regional conflicts such as those in Lebanon, Yemen or Iraq; and tribal conflicts are being addressed.  Following the conclusion of the Peace and Conflict Program, students have the opportunity to stay in Amman and pursue a course in intensive Arabic language, including instruction in both Modern Standard Arabic and Jordanian Arabic.

This program is a partnership between FIE and AMIDEAST.

For more information click here or alternatively you can contact us at FIE Inquiries or call 800-856-4358.

 

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