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  • Locations: Galway, Ireland
  • Program Terms: Summer
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Program Sponsor: CEA Study Abroad 
Fact Sheet:
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Click here for a definition of this term Language of Instruction: English Click here for a definition of this term Class Status: 3-junior, 4-senior
Housing Options: Apartment (shared), Homestay Click here for a definition of this term Areas of Study: Ecology
Program Type: study abroad Minimum GPA: 3
Click here for a definition of this term Program: Direct
Program Description:

Study Abroad in Galway

Take a deep dive into Irish physical and social ecology through a dynamic combination of class seminars and fieldwork. Explore how Irish landscapes are created and maintained through both natural and anthropogenic activities. Field trips facilitate contact with the Irish countryside, flora, fauna and conservation practitioners. By introducing key elements in geology, hydrology, and ecology, you'll hone your field skills in species identification and gain an understanding of the essential conservation and sustainable management practices that are unique to the living landscapes of Western Ireland.

 Semester/Term Eligibility Requirements Rec. Semester Credits
 Summer  3.0 Min GPA; Completed two years of college; All levels of Gaelic; Previous coursework required  6


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Where You'll Study

Founded in 1845, the University of Galway hosts 17,000 students on its central campus along the River Corrib. Attend class side-by-side with Irish and other international students for an integrated experience in western Ireland’s largest, oldest university. Students receive a transcript from the University of Galway upon completion of their program.

What's Included

  • Pre-Departure Advising
  • Housing
  • 24/7 Onsite Emergency Assistance
  • Excursions & Cultural Activities
  • and more

Excursions

  • Cliffs of Moher & County Clare
  • Aran Islands
  • Dublin
  • and more.

Funding Options

CEA CAPA has several ways to help you fund your program, including scholarships, grants, and flight credits. Find out more about what we have to offer.

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