London Center

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London Center

What else could you desire from a city? London, a city of 320 languages, 300 museums and galleries, 60 theaters, 5,000 restaurants, and 7,000 pubs, is your new home. And despite all of the choices available to you, the city remains accessible. Once you're here, you'll realize that you are part of a huge assortment of smaller towns and village neighborhoods, each boasting its own distinct character and devoted denizens. The SU London center is in Bloomsbury, the heart of academic London, and the staff and faculty of Faraday House are ready to help you make your time abroad the experience of a lifetime.

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  • Economics
  • English Literature
  • History
  • Middle Eastern Studies
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
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  • Sociology
  • Creative Writing
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  • Finance
  • Human Resource Management
  • Information Technology

Related Programs

South Africa: A Global Health Education Experience

This course will be delivered in two formats, beginning with an online-supported module students will complete prior to traveling to South Africa. During the online module, students will explore techniques and methods for working collaboratively with communities and focus on topics such as participatory planning models, cultural competency, and empowerment. During part two, students will travel to a global community (Grahamstown, South Africa) where they will participate with local community partners to implement and evaluate a mutually-designed program. Students will also have the opportunity to visit local NGOs, local community clinics, attend lectures by SU and Rhodes University faculty and local community experts, and immerse themselves in the history, education, health, and culture of South Africa. During part three (another online module), students will complete final assignments and evaluate their learning and experiences. In South Africa, students will work closely with Inkululeko, an educational non-profit organization headquartered in Grahamstown. As per their website: "Inkululeko’s mission is to provide South African township youth with the skills, support and guidance necessary to apply, attend and succeed in university; to challenge the bigotry of low expectations for township youth; and to provide sustainable, positive change; student-by-student, generation-by-generation."

Syracuse University Abroad

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Religion, Law, and Human Rights in Comparative Perspective

Focusing on both European and non-European jurisdictions, the course will introduce students to contemporary debates about the role of religion in public and political life, familiarize them with critical human and women’s rights issues across different religious traditions and political systems by specifically discussing contemporary multicultural and pluri-legal challenges to universal human rights values and principles. The course will link together the study of aspects of European human rights law and of specific Asian and African legal systems, as well as comparative state-church relations, creating much room for individual specialization of students, built on a common core of covered material. The course, which will be of interest to students studying law, international relations and political sciences, with an emphasis on human rights, religion, Islam, the Middle East, Western Europe, and women and gender studies, is open to both undergraduate and graduate students.

Syracuse University Abroad

106 Walnut Place

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