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UC San Diego Global Seminars / UCSD

http://globalseminar.ucsd.edu

UC San Diego Global Seminars / UCSD is a program provider offering 10 abroad programs. Programs offered include Study Abroad abroad programs in 8 countries such as The United Kingdom, Australia, Israel, and Germany.

UC San Diego Global Seminars are 5-week long student-centered study abroad experiences led by a UC San Diego professor. Programs are offered during summer session I or II. Students will enroll in a package of two courses for a total of eight UC San Diego units. Class sizes are between 15 and 28 students, allowing for one-on-one interaction with some of the best faculty at UC San Diego. All courses are taught in English. Global Seminars are open to non-UCSD students. Applications are accepted on a first come, first served basis.

Study Abroad with UC San Diego Global Seminars / UCSD

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October 22, 2019
Study Abroad Reviews for UC San Diego Global Seminars: Rome -  Revelle in Rome: Humanities 3
UC San Diego Global Seminars: Rome - Revelle in Rome: Humanities 3

We will study the revival of classical culture and values and the place of human beings in the world, as we experience Rome (and environs) and visit Florence. Rome – the e...

4.7

9 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for UC San Diego Global Seminars: Berlin - Revolution, Industry, & Empire in Berlin
UC San Diego Global Seminars: Berlin - Revolution, Industry, & Empire in Berlin

Berlin is a site of tremendous world-historical importance. The major themes of the coursework on this program are revolutionary activity and nationbuilding; imperialism a...

4.4

5 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for UC San Diego Global Seminars: Paris - Jazz in Paris
UC San Diego Global Seminars: Paris - Jazz in Paris

Paris, (the home of revolutions in dress, politics, food, and wine) was the first country outside of the United States to embrace and promote American jazz in the 20th cen...

4.7

3 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for UC San Diego Global Seminars: Madrid - Spain in the Modern World
UC San Diego Global Seminars: Madrid - Spain in the Modern World

The location of Madrid, Spain will serve as an ideal site to introduce students to the process of building the modern nation-state, one of the key themes of both courses. ...

3.8

3 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for UC San Diego Global Seminars: Edinburgh - Enlightenment, Revolution, and Romanticism in Edinburgh
UC San Diego Global Seminars: Edinburgh - Enlightenment, Revolution, and Romanticism in Edinburgh

Often referred to as “the Athens of the North” because of its rich intellectual tradition in the arts, hum...

3.7

3 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for UC San Diego Global Seminars: Athens - Modern Greece: Making of the Modern World
UC San Diego Global Seminars: Athens - Modern Greece: Making of the Modern World

Athens is one of the oldest and most cosmopolitan cities in the world. And Greece, of course, is renowned for its long history, natural beauty, spectacular seascapes, and ...

5.0

1 review
Study Abroad Reviews for UC San Diego Global Seminars: Rome - Mathematical Beauty in Rome
UC San Diego Global Seminars: Rome - Mathematical Beauty in Rome

Mathematical Beauty in Rome explores the mathematics and engineering behind Rome's greatest works of architecture. We will address such questions as: How did the Romans us...

5.0

1 review
Study Abroad Reviews for UC San Diego Global Seminars: Sydney - Social Cognition and Drugs in Australia
UC San Diego Global Seminars: Sydney - Social Cognition and Drugs in Australia

Significant work on mirror neurons has been conducted in Australia, especially in the important area of ne...

0.0

0 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for UC San Diego Global Seminars: London - Old Europe, New Europe: Revelle in London
UC San Diego Global Seminars: London - Old Europe, New Europe: Revelle in London

London is truly a global city, and among its eight million residents are represented peoples and cultures from around the world. The city has long had a vibrant and influe...

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Study Abroad Reviews for UC San Diego Global Seminars: Jerusalem - Israel the Start-Up Nation
UC San Diego Global Seminars: Jerusalem - Israel the Start-Up Nation

Jerusalem, one of the most fascinating cities on earth, provides an ideal setting for students to gain an in-depth understanding of the complexities of Israel’s history, p...

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