Amazing! May 23, 2018

By (Middlebury College) - abroad from 09/01/2017 to 06/01/2018 with

Arcadia: London - London School of Economics

What did you gain/learn from your experience abroad? Was it worthwhile?
I travelled a lot while getting a great education in Economics.

Personal Information

How much international exposure did you have prior to this program? 0-2 weeks

Review Your Program

* Overall educational experience

Academic rigor, intensity, resources, etc.

* Host Country Program Administration

On-site administration of your program

* Housing:

How satisfied were you with your living arrangements?

* Food:

* Social & Cultural Integration:

How integrated did you feel with the local culture?

* Health Care:

How well were health issues addressed during the program?

* Safety:

If you could do it all over again would you choose the same program? Yes

Finances

* Money: How easily were you able to live on a student's budget?

(1 = not very easy/$200+ on food & personal expenses/week, 2.5 = $100/week, 5 = very easily/minimal cost)

Not including program expenses, about how much money did you spend on food and other expenses each week? 100

Language

* Did your program have a foreign language component? Yes
How much did the program encourage you to use the language?

0 = No encouragement, 5 = frequent encouragement to use the language

How would you rate your language skills at the beginning of the program? Fluent
How would you rate your language skills at the end of the program? Fluent
How many hours per day did you use the language? 10+

Other Program Information

* Where did you live?

Select all that apply

  • Dorm
* Who did you live with?

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  • Local Students
* Who did you take classes with?

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  • Local Students
About how many local friends did you make that you will likely keep in touch with?

A Look Back

* What did you like most about the program?
  • Travel
  • Exploring London
  • British humor
* What could be improved?
  • Budgeting
  • LSE library
* What do you know now that you wish you knew before going on this program? Not too much honestly, maybe more preparation for being cost efficient

Individual Course Reviews

Course Name/Rating:

EH240

Course Department: Econ History
Instructor: Prof Cirenza
Instruction Language: English
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EC230

Course Department: Economics
Instructor:
Instruction Language: English
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AC100

Course Department: Accounting
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Course Name/Rating:

PS102

Course Department: Psychology
Instructor:
Instruction Language: English
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