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Programs : Featured

This is a listing of all the featured programs in the program catalog. You can view the brochure for any of these programs by clicking on the program name.
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Arts in Society London London, United Kingdom
Terms: Jan Term, Summer 1B Description: The Arts in Society London course provides the students with a working knowledge of the meaning and importance of the arts as a product of the creative imagination in a dynamic interaction with a society. Its purpose is to develop a deeper under standing[...]
Biology, Culture, and Revolution in Latin America Panama, Panama; San Jose, Costa Rica
Terms: Summer 1 Description: This is a special topics course in Latin American culture and biology that utilizes an interdisciplinary approach.
British Media and Culture London, United Kingdom
Terms: Summer 1A Description: Go behind the scenes of such London media giants as the BBC (British Broadcasting Corporation), Warner Brothers London Studio (home of the Harry Potter movies), The Guadian newsroom, and Abbey Road Studios, forever immortalized by The Beatles. This g eneral[...]
Education Cross-Cultural Practicum in London London, United Kingdom
Terms: Summer 2B Description: Education practicum experience involving a sustained-direct relationship with people of different cultural groups. Students complete assigned tasks under supervision, after making a thorough study of the culturally different groups.
Food, Culture and Society in London London, United Kingdom
Terms: Summer 2B Description: Food, Culture and Society in London is a multicultural study of indigenous foods from various regions of the world represented in ethnic London. London provides a literal microcosm of the world where students can experience not only the unique cuisin e[...]
Hong Kong Baptist University (Exchange) Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Terms: Fall, Spring Description: Hong Kong Baptist University is an autonomous, public-funded university with a Christian heritage. It was founded in 1956 and is the second oldest institution of higher learning in Hong Kong. As an exchange partner with Samford University, Samfo rd[...]
Indonesia Cross Cultural Practicum Jakarta, Indonesia
Terms: Jan Term Description: This program includes a travel abroad experience involving the comparison of education in the United States and Indonesia. Students will discover how education looks in the unique Indonesia setting.  This program will examine the influence of th e[...]
Nursing in the British Isles London, United Kingdom
Terms: Jan Term, Summer 1B Description: This course explores the evolution of the National Health Service of the United Kingdom with an emphasis on nursing. Students will compare the health care delivery systems in the US and UK.
Pharmacy Practice and Healthcare in Spain Granada, Spain
Terms: Summer 1 Description: This is a 2-week immersive experience in Spain.  In conjunction with Studies in Spain, students travel to the city of Granada, Spain and will stay at a local hotel for two weeks.  While in country, students are provided with a variety of op portunities[...]
Pharmacy and Healthcare in Great Britain London, United Kingdom
Terms: Summer 1 Description: Pharmacy Majors Only This course provides students with the opportunity to learn about the role of the pharmacist in the health care system of Great Britain. In addition to preparatory meetings at the McWhorter School of Pharmacy prior to the trip ,[...]
Public Health International Field Study London, United Kingdom
Terms: Summer 1B Description: This course explores the health system and determinants of health in a given country to understand what influences population health. The historical foundation and evolution of the public health and medical care systems in the field study country are [...]
Reformations & Revolutions Erfurt, Germany; Geneva, Switzerland; Prague, Czech Republic; Wittenberg, Germany
Terms: Summer 2 Description: A study of the historical, cultural, and religious factors of the Protestant Reformation and other revolutionary movements in Continental Europe. Taught in Europe with visits to historical sites. Students can apply for GER 405, RELG 497 or HIST 400.
Sacred Spaces: Families & Community London, United Kingdom
Terms: Summer 2B Description: London is a meeting place for many cultures and many nations. Students explore multicultural themes with the unique and colorful diversity of the London setting as a backdrop.  This course is designed to provide students with an overview of cont emporary[...]
Samford in France Grenoble, France
Terms: Summer 1 Description: Samford in France is a four-week or eight week summer program which offers a unique opportunity to explore France's rich heritage of language and culture through classroom study, travel, and the experience of daily living with a local family whil e[...]
Samford in Germany Bamberg, Germany
Terms: Summer 1 Description: Both the Department of World Languages and Cultures of Samford University and Sprachinstitut Treffpunkt believe that linguistic competency increases dramatically when one is exposed to the culture from which it springs and immersed in the foreign lan guage[...]
Samford in London London, United Kingdom
Terms: Fall, Spring Description:  The Samford in London semester long program offers students an opportunity to study, intern, and live in London for the fall or spring semester. The Fall 2019 faculty-in-residence will represent the Howard College [...]
Samford in Spain Seville, Spain
Terms: Summer 1 Description: Samford University’s Language Study Abroad summer program, in partnership with International Studies Abroad (ISA), offers a unique opportunity to explore Spain’s rich heritage of language and culture through classroom study, travel and th e[...]
Scientific Methods London London, United Kingdom
Terms: Summer 1A Description: From Newton and Darwin to Watson and Crick, the UK is rich with scientific history! Explore and learn the scientific method through a combination of class exercises and excursions in and around London.  Visit landmarks of scientific significance [...]
Seinan Gakuin University (Exchange) Fukuoka, Japan
Terms: Fall, Spring Description: Seinan Gakuin University was founded in 1916 and currently enrolls about 8,000 undergraduate students. Fukuoka, where Seinan Gakuin is located, is on the island of Kyushu and is only 335 miles from Seoul, Korea, and 540 miles from Shanghai, making it [...]
Service-Learning in Tanzania Ukerewe, Tanzania
Terms: Summer 2 Description: Service-Learning in Tanzania June 26-July 15, 2019 This course is designed to expose social work and social science students to international work, specifically human development issues in a remote part of Tanzania (Ukerewe and Musoma). It offers [...]
Strategic Decision-Making in U.K. Organizations London, United Kingdom
Terms: Summer 2B Description: Explore strategic decision-making in British business.  Visit London businesses and hear business leaders from U.K. organizations on topics such as effective leadership, marketing & communication, project/operations management, and mergers & amp;[...]
Third Party Programs Homewood, United States
Terms: Fall, Jan Term, Spring, Summer 1, Summer 2, Year (SH) Description: If you are applying to study abroad independently with an international university or with a third party provider (i.e. not a Samford program), please fill out this application.  We will use the information you provide to maintain emergency cont act[...]
University Fellows in Italy Florence, Italy; Rome, Italy
Terms: Jan Term Description: University Fellow in Italy January 2-19, 2019 All University Fellows (usually sophomores) who are in good standing with the University Fellows Program and who are able to travel, go on a three-week study abroad trip to Italy. While in Italy, th e[...]