Northern Ireland: Partition, Sectarianism and Reconciliation
Travel Dates: Friday, March 9, 2017 - Saturday, March 17, 2017
Class Meeting Times: Wednesday, 2:50PM - 5:50PM, 35 College Avenue Room 302, College Avenue Campus
Program Cost: TBD (airfare included)
Course Number: 01:090:229:H1, 1 credit, 01:090:297:01, 3 credits. (Honors Students will receive a total of 4 credits).
As part of a Spring 2018 Interdisciplinary Honors Seminar (Northern Ireland: Partition, Sectarianism and Reconciliation) 01:090:297:01, Paul Blaney will be leading 15 students on a week-long trip to Ireland. In conjunction with the New Brunswick-based Interdisciplinary Honors Seminar, students will enroll in a Spring one-credit field experience, 01:090:229. Students will travel to Ireland during Spring Break 2017. The seven-day study abroad experience is designed to bring to life the history, the conflicts, and the post-Good-Friday-Agreement reality of the province. Based in Belfast, students will visit the seat of Northern Ireland's devolved government and explore other key sites in the city. Day-trips from Belfast will take in the rugged north coast and the home of poet Seamus Heaney.
* Students must be enrolled in the SAS Honors Seminar "Northern Ireland: Partition, Sectarianism and Reconciliation" 01:090:297:01 in order to be enrolled in the one-credit field experience, 01:090:229.
* There are 15 available spaces. Rolling admission. Click here to apply through the Center for Global Education.
Students accepted to the program will receive special permission numbers to enroll in 01:090:229:H1 (1 credit field experience) AND 01:090:297:01 (3 credit honors seminar).