The renowned Scottish Universities’ International Summer School is a mecca for creative writers, students of literature and for those passionate about theatre and performance. This unique opportunity takes place over three sessions (you’ll choose one of the three) and allows you to work with British writers and study alongside students from all over the world. Portions of the program coincide with Edinburgh’s world-famous International Festival and Fringe Festivals, along with the International Book Festival.
You'll choose 1 to 3 modules from the following 3 course areas:
- Text & Context: examine 20th and 21st century literature from Britain and Ireland.
- Creative Writing: build writing skills in fiction, poetry, and drama.
- Contemporary British and Irish Theatre & Performance: study theatre and performance while the Edinburgh International Festival and the Edinburgh Festival Fringe take place.
SUISS also offers a full cultural program throughout the sessions.
Travel to fascinating places of interest that enhance your cultural immersion and give a meaningful context to your academic courses. Here is a sampling:
- Firbush Activity Weekend
- Windsor Castle
- Adventure weekend in Wales
- Royal Ascot
- Ceilidh Dance
Arcadia is a nationally recognized leader in higher education, offering exceptional study, research and internship experiences for students from colleges and universities across the US. Our unique combination of customized, diverse academic programming and comprehensive support allows students to explore new worlds, get to know themselves, boost their resumes for future job opportunities and graduate school, and experience the incredible growth and shifts in perspective that a culturally immersive experience can deliver.
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