Program Details

ELIGIBILTY: This program is open to all undergraduate students with a cumulative GPA of 2.25, including students who do not attend George Mason University. CREDITS: Undergraduate: Students can earn a total of 6 credits in PSYC 379, 405 and 461. Meets Gen
Location:
Nicosia, Cyprus
Program Type:
Study Abroad
Degree Level:
Undergraduate
Term:
Summer

Program Overview

Program Description:
Spend 4 weeks in the heart of the Mediterranean Sea this summer soaking up the sun and culture of Cyprus! Students will stay one week in the capital of Nicosia and three weeks in the port city of Limassol.

ELIGIBILTY: This program is open to all undergraduate students with a cumulative GPA of 2.25, including students who do not attend George Mason University. CREDITS: Undergraduate: Students can earn a total of 6 credits in PSYC 379, 405 and 461. Meets General Education requirements for synthesis and global understanding! Classes offered are PSYC 405: Mystery, Madness, and Murder and PSYC 379: Applied Cross-Cultural Psychology which are open to psychology and non-psychology majors. PSYC 405 satisfies General Education requirement for synthesis and PSYC 379 satisfies General Education requirement for global understanding. If students have already taken one or both offered classes they can receive 3 or 6 credits in PSYC 461: Special Topics. HOUSING: Student campus apartments. EXCURSIONS: Pafos, Akamas National Park, Kavo Greko National Park and more!

Setting Description:
Tentative Itinerary: Saturday, June 15 Arrive in Larnaca, Cyprus Transfer to Nicosia Orientation Sunday, June 16 City tour of Nicosia and visit to the Green Line and Historical Sites (Ledras Street, Siakolas Tower, Bazaar, Imprisoned graves, United Nations) Monday, June 17 - Thursday, June 20 Instruction at the University of Cyprus Friday, June 21 Trip to Agia Napa Village- Day excursion to Kavo Greko National Park Overnight in Agia Napa Saturday, June 22 Trip to Agia Napa Village Overnight in Agia Napa Sunday, June 23 Arrive in Limassol City tour of old town Limassol and visit to the Limassol Castle Monday, June 24 - Thursday, June 27 Instruction at Cyprus University of Technology Friday, June 28 Visit Pafos International heritage sites: Kouklia, Petra of Romios, Tomb of the Kings, Pafos Castle, Pafos museum, Geroskipou. Overnight in Pafos Saturday, June 29 Visit Akamas National Park Aphrodite's Baths Sunday, June 30 Free Day Monday July 1 - Thursday, July 4 Instruction at
Cost:
DATES: June 15 - July 14, 2013 * APPLICATION FEE: $100 PROGRAM FEE: $4,710 The Program Fee includes tuition and program expenses. International airfare and personal expenses are not included in the Program Fee and are the responsibility of the participant. APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 8, 2013 APPLY ONLINE TODAY!

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