Summer in London 2014

Summer Program in London  
June 28 - July 28, 2014

 Program Price: $3650 (with 20 students)


Program Director - Professor Moore at dmoore@gwc.cccd.edu or call (714) 895-8264. You may also call the ACCENT office at 1-800-869-9291.

Preview Meetings | Brochure incl. Application Form | Testimonials

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A first payment of $250 reserves a place on program

SO HOW DO I APPLY?

Go to the Brochure link at the start of this website, print it out and complete the application form. Mail it with deposit for $250 to:

ACCENT
870 Market St., #1026
San Francisco, CA 94102
Tel: 800-869-9291
Fax: 415-835-3749

 

Program Leader, Professor D.W. Moore:

Dave Moore
GWC Faculty of the Year Winner 2009, D. W. Moore

Dave Moore has taught history courses at Golden West College since 1991. He was born and educated in England earning his BA (Hons) at the University of Greenwich in London and MA at the University of Newcastle upon Tyne. A well-traveled educator and published author (The Other British Isles, McFarland, 2005), he taught for over ten years in British higher education before teaching in the USA under Fulbright sponsorship 1986 to 1988. He was Visiting Professor in British History at Loyola Marymount University in LA 1990 to 1991. He led CCCD programs to Cambridge 1996, Florence 2000 & 2003; this will be his tenth consecutive year to London. 

 

WHAT DO I GET FOR MY MONEY?

  • You will live in a CENTRAL LONDON apartment with other students on the Coast program, go to school nearby, and get to experience the exhilarating opportunities of a world city at your own pace. Shared occupancy room in secured building with kitchen, bathroom, living area/lounge, television, and telephone. In short you become a Londoner for a month!
  • You will study History 135: British History since the late medieval age, with a London focus, presented in “hands-on history” field trips and lecture-discussion. Taught by Golden West College faculty and program leader Professor Moore (see above). 3 units – UC/CSU transfer.  
  • Two theatre evening performances including the world-famous Globe Theatre, recreated as it was in Shakespeare’s time.
  • Three out-of-town train excursions to Hampton Court (Henry VIII's palace), Brighton, and Greenwich (by Thames river boat).
  • Visits within central London to the British Museum, a medieval law school, crusader church, and Churchill’s World War II bunker.
  • Go-anywhere in London Zones 1 & 2 with an Oyster Pass – tube/underground rail and/or bus
  • Personalized practical and travel information services through Accent (travel contractor), 9-4 weekdays.
  • Coach transfers from and to the airport for group flight participants.
  • Welcome reception and orientation program.

Our Study Abroad Program provider is ACCENT, a San Francisco based multinational college travel contractor with many years of experience of working for CCCD.

NOTE: The program price does not include:

  • Round trip airfare ($1490 in 2013). You may take the program group flight or fly independently.
  • CCCD tuition fees ($46 a unit for California students).
  • Personal expenses, texts (less than $20), passports.
  • Meals
  • Medical insurance (about $55 through CCCD coverage).

Tuition Fees

A tuition fee of $46.00 per unit must be paid to Golden West College at the time of registration. Note: non-resident students pay an additional $242 per unit. These fees are state mandated and subject to change.

Insurance

Students will be required to provide proof of medical insurance prior to departure. For further details regarding this phone Lynne Thissell at CCCD (714) 438-4706 or contact Prof. Moore dmoore@gwc.cccd.edu

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