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Ireland & Jordan Study Abroad
Summer 2020

Conflict & The Struggle For Peace

Program Details

Callout: Tuesday, December 3 @ 7pm KRAN G020
Location:

Dublin,  Ireland & Amman, Jordan

Program Dates: May 31th - July 5th, 2020
Faculty: Local faculty
Host: Krannert School of Management
Eligibility:

The program is open to undergraduate students with a 2.5 GPA

Course Credits:

MGMT 39000 International Elective courses for 6 credits total

Cost:

TBD (Airfare from Ireland to Jordan included in program – round trip airfare from US and personal spending not included)

Scholarships

Krannert students may apply for Krannert specific scholarships in addition to the Purdue Moves Scholarship. For more information click here!

Housing

During the Ireland portion of the program, students will be housed in purpose-built student residences, serviced apartments, or a long stay hotel with modern amenities. Students are responsible for the majority of their own meals.

During their time in Jordan, students live with a Jordanian family. All participating families are screened  from a database of qualified applications. Families provide meals throughout the program.

Language Requirements: None.
Scholarship Deadline:

February 1, 2020. Krannert Scholarship deadline (students will be notified by mid-February of Scholarship standing)

Deposit Deadline: March 2, 2020. $500 non-refundable deposit
Contact: gabriel2@purdue.edu for more information.

Program Description

The program starts in Dublin, Ireland and explores the Anglo-Irish peace process. It includes a study tour to Northern Ireland, United Kingdom before moving to Amman, Jordan. Using the Anglo-Irish peace process as a case study, students examine intractable conflicts in the Middle East but beyond the Israel-Palestine conflict to also examine larger inter-regional as well as inter-tribal conflicts.

Course Descriptions

MGMT 390 - The Life Cycle of Peace and Conflict: Lessons Learned in Northern Ireland

 Syllabus for Northern Ireland

MGMT 390 - Conflict Resolution and Management: Beyond The Arab-Israeli Conflict

 Syllabus for Jordan