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  • Locations: Belfast, Northern Ireland; Dublin, Ireland
  • Program Terms: May Term
  • Restrictions: Rider applicants only
  • Budget Sheets: May Term
  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
Dates / Deadlines:

There are currently no active application cycles for this program.
Program Description:
  

Education Abroad 2018
Ireland & Northern Ireland
IND 210

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Program Description Faculty Leader
This international program offers students a chance to experience education in both Dublin, Ireland and Belfast, Northern Ireland. This comparative education program leads students to experience the different education systems between the two countries and cultures. 

To apply for this program, click "apply now" to begin your application. (please use your EASYPASS credentials)
1. Complete online application 
2. Interview with Dr. Pearcy
3. App fee & Deposit to Cashiers Office (receipt to CIE)

Sample school visits include public primary, private primary, public secondary and private secondary schools in both Ireland and Northern Ireland. 

This trip will accept a minimum of 10 students and a maximum of 20 students.

Syllabus: Soon to be posted
Dr. Mark Pearcy
MEM 102Q
mpearcy@rider.edu
609-895-5405
 
Dates & Deadlines
 
Application Deadline: November 15th
$600 Deposit+ $100 App Fee + Interview with Dr. Pearcy
 
Final Deposit to AIFS by February 15, 2018

The application fee is non-refundable and the deposit is refundable before December 15, 2017.
Itinerary/Syllabus Travel Costs

Highlights:

  • Group Dinner
  • Live music performance of Celtic Nights
  • Professional school visits in both cities
  • City tour of Dublin
  • City tour in Belfast
  • Tour of Murals & Peace Wall of Belfast
  • Guided tour of the Game of Thrones
  • Guided tour of Giant's Causeway
  • Carrick-a-rede Farewell dinner at McHugh's
Detailed Itinerary, syllabus, class assignments etc:
Education Abroad Itinerary.pdf
* Itinerary may be subject to change*

Students will be housed in these centrally located apartments in Dublin and in a centrally located hotel in Belfast.
 
$3,430 program fee
+ $100 application fee

Inclusive of International Airfare, ground transportation in both Ireland & Northern Ireland, admissions to all events, and a welcome & farewell dinner.

Hold your spot today with the $100 application fee and $600 deposit!
App fee short term study abroad programs NEW (1).xlsx
Deposit form for Education Abroad 2018.xlsx

Please bring these forms to the cashier's office and your receipts to the CIE office (BLC 124)



This program is currently not accepting applications.