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Faculty-Led Ireland and the UK: Cross-Cultural Communication
Cork, Ireland; Derry, United Kingdom; Dingle, Ireland; Dublin, Ireland; Galway, Ireland; Glencolumbkille, Ireland (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Spring Travel Study
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Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring Travel Study 2019 12/07/2018 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
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Faculty-Led Travel Study
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Freshman, Junior, Other, Senior, Sophomore
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Program Description:

Faculty-Led Travel Study Ireland/UK

Cross Cultural Communication

Location Ireland and Northern Ireland(UK)
Duration UW-W Spring 2018 class, May 21-June 11, 2018 (tentative travel)
Requirements Consent of the instructor, minimum 2.5 GPA, at least second semester freshman status, and good disciplinary standing
Language of Instruction English
Course Selections COMM 491 or JOURNL 491
Application Deadline Friday, December 1st 2017

The Program

The goal of this course is to provide students with understanding of intercultural communication practices through study of Irish culture and immersion experiences in Ireland.  The course can be taken for communication or journalism credits, for undergraduate or graduate level credits (academic requirements will vary).  The course will be offered at UW-Whitewater during the spring semester, followed by a mandatory three-week travel component to Ireland and Northern Ireland. 

Estimated Program Fee $TBD
Fee Includes -Airfare and local transportation
-Local accommodation in hostels
-Indicated group meals
-UW System academic abroad insurance
Expenses not Included -Transportation from your residence to O'hare Airport
-Non-group meals
Tentative Travel Itinerary Ireland Information Sheet.pdf

*The estimated program fee is based on 14 paying participants. The actual program fee will be established mid-term when all participants have obtained legal travel documents and the student roster is finalized.


Center for Global Education

Office: Hyland 1227
Tel: 262-472-5757 (direct)
  262-472-5759 (appointments)

Global Experience Coordinator
Dan Colleran

Faculty Contact:
Kate Ksobiech
Department: Communication
Office: HE 420
Tel: 262-472-3175

Corey Davis
Department: Communication
Office: HE 414
Tel: 262-472-5026