Field Study in Global Politics

St. John's University

Discover the beauty and historical prominence of this North African kingdom and live like a local in some of the most spiritually and culturally inspiring cities of Morocco!

Imagine yourself traveling and studying among the beauty and ruins of one of the Mediterranean world's most distinctive and historically important locales. This Government and Politics field study in Morocco gives both graduate and upper-level undergraduate students the opportunity to explore various issues of economic, social and political development , while traveling to the imperial cities of Morocco.

Known for its broad cultural and ethnic diversity, Morocco serves as the perfect field site for students looking to gain an international perspective on issues of global development.  Visits to the cities of Fes, Rabat and Tangier will provide participants firsthand experience in understanding how different cultures communicate, and tackle, their unique social and economic challenges.

Through these interactions, student participants have the opportunity to deepen their understanding and their appreciation of Moroccan culture through direct interaction with other university students and local faculty.

Details:

Locations Rabat, Morocco
Fes, Morocco
Tangier, Morocco
Period 5 Jan 2019 - 16 Jan 2019
Level Master / Graduate
Credits 3.0 US Credits
Program fee 2,700 USD
Accommodation fee Included in program fee
Application deadline 15 October 2018
Entry requirements None

Contact information & application:

Azzedine Layachi, Ph.D
Professor of Government and Politics,
layachia@stjohns.edu

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