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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 36 abroad programs. Programs offered include Study Abroad abroad programs in 22 countries such as Italy, India, Greece, and South Africa.

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 UCSD. All courses are taught in English.

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April 26, 2018
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 w...

4.7

9 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for UC San Diego Global Seminars / UCSD: Tokyo - Modern Japan
UC San Diego Global Seminars / UCSD: Tokyo - Modern Japan

Tokyo is an ideal location to teach the two proposed courses. For MMW, the city serves as a wonderful background for the study of twentieth century global conflicts, polit...

4.9

5 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 U...

4.5

5 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for UC San Diego Global Seminars: Athens - Drugs, Behavior, and the History of Neuroscience in Greece
UC San Diego Global Seminars: Athens - Drugs, Behavior, and the History of Neuroscience in Greece

Drugs, Behavior, and History of Neuroscience in Greece will explore psychopharmacology and neuroscience from antiquity to modern times. You will learn a broad background i...

5.0

2 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for UC San Diego Global Seminars: Parma - Social Cognition and Drugs in Italy
UC San Diego Global Seminars: Parma - Social Cognition and Drugs in Italy

An Italian Perspective on Drugs and the Self-Regulation of Social Behavior will explore the relationship between drugs, the brain, mind, and culture, in this case US and I...

4.3

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: Granada - Spanish Memories, African Hopes Through Literature and Film
UC San Diego Global Seminars: Granada - Spanish Memories, African Hopes Through Literature and Film

A Mexican diplomat/poet living in Spain at the turn of the 19th century famously wrote: “Give him alms woman, for there is nothing in life like the sadness of being blind ...

5.0

1 review
Study Abroad Reviews for UC San Diego Global Seminars / UCSD: Quito - Culture, Language, and Child Development in Ecuador
UC San Diego Global Seminars / UCSD: Quito - Culture, Language, and Child Development in Ecuador

Quito, Ecuador is an ideal international location to study first hand the intersection of language, culture, and learning. Quito is a major urban city with visible and tan...

5.0

1 review
Study Abroad Reviews for UC San Diego Global Seminars: Cape Town - Change in Modern South Africa
UC San Diego Global Seminars: Cape Town - Change in Modern South Africa

Since the end Apartheid in 1994, Cape Town became and remains one of the most popular tourist cities in the world. The city is famed for its natural beauty, a distinctivel...

4.5

1 review