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Sample Weekday Schedule

Sample Weekday Schedule

In the International Relations Institute, you'll attend academic programming between 9:00 a.m. and 9:00 p.m. during the weekdays, which will include lectures, guest speakers, hands-on activities, group discussions, and off-site visits. At the end of the day, you'll have opportunities to participate in optional cocurricular events, free time, and residential living activities until curfew.

Breakfast
Challenges in the International System: Nuclear Terrorism
Promoting Order and Justice in the International System
Lunch
Visit to Capitol Hill
Discussion session
International Dinner Night
Student​ activities and Residential Life ​supervision

Sections

XSPP-003-01 International Relations Institute I

Summer 2018

Status: Open
Class Dates, Times, and Locations
Sun
Various
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
Various
Sat
Various

Sunday, June 10

Students must arrive on Sunday at 4 PM EST for Check-In and Orientation.*
There will be no accommodations before the designated check-in time.

Monday, June 11 - Friday, June 15

Students will be in class from 9 am - 9 pm.*

Saturday, June 16

Students will have their final class, closing ceremony, and depart campus *
There will be no accommodations after the designated check-out time.

All admitted summer high school students must complete and submit Campus Life Forms for program participation and apply for a GOCard. Please visit our Pre-Arrival Requirements page for more information. We recommend that you complete and upload these forms as soon as possible. Students who have not completed and uploaded their forms will not be permitted to attend any aspect of their program.

*All times are subject to change.

Tuition: $2,895.00

XSPP-003-02 International Relations Institute II

Summer 2018

Status: Open
Class Dates, Times, and Locations
Sun
Various
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
Various
Sat
Various

Sunday, July 8

Students must arrive on Sunday at 4 PM EST for Check-In and Orientation.*
There will be no accommodations before the designated check-in time.

Monday, July 9 - Friday, July 13

Students will be in class from 9 am - 9 pm.*

Saturday, July 14

Students will have their final class, closing ceremony, and depart campus *
There will be no accommodations after the designated check-out time.

All admitted summer high school students must complete and submit Campus Life Forms for program participation and apply for a GOCard. Please visit our Pre-Arrival Requirements page for more information. We recommend that you complete and upload these forms as soon as possible. Students who have not completed and uploaded their forms will not be permitted to attend any aspect of their program.

*All times are subject to change.

Tuition: $2,895.00

XSPP-003 International Relations Institute

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Course Details

The International Relations Institute is offered on the following dates:

 

June 10 - June 16, 2018

July 8 - July 14, 2018

 

Renowned as a center of international dialogue, Georgetown is a venue that international leaders often choose to state their positions and calls for action. You will study at one of the oldest universities in the world, learn from distinguished faculty and gain valuable hands-on experience that will help you better understand and appreciate today's global issues and challenges. Learn and live in Washington, DC—a center for international relations.

 

 Core Topics Covered*

 
  • Global issues and dilemmas

  • Terrorism

  • Nuclear weapons

  • International diplomacy and law

  • Crisis management

  • Humanitarian crises

  • Military occupations

  • Foreign policy

  • Security

  • Economics

  • Ethics

  • Piracy

  • Information technology

 

Hands-on Experience*

 
  • Visit places such as the Islamic Center, Congress, foreign embassies, and the Organization of American States

  • Participate in an international crisis simulation

  • Listen to congressional briefings

  • Eat with new friends at an International Dinner Night at different ethnic restaurants around the District

  • Hear from prominent organizations and key players in international diplomacy and crisis management, such as the Central Intelligence Agency, the National Counterterrorism Center, and the International Organization for Migration

  • Participate in an international crisis simulation

 

Sample Day*

 

7:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Breakfast

 

9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Challenges in the International System: Nuclear Terrorism

 

10:30 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. Break

 

10:45 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Promoting Order and Justice in the International System

 

12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Lunch

 

1:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Visit to Capitol Hill

 

5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Discussion Section

 

7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. International Dinner Night

 

9:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. Student Activity Programing

 

Students are typically engaged in academic programming from 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. with free time and optional student activity programing until curfew. Students arrive and check-in on Sunday and depart on Saturday.

 

*Core topics, hands-on experience and sample day are subject to change.

 




Sections

XSPP-003 - 01 International Relations Institute I    
2018 - Summer 2018 Non-Credit   Status:  Available
Class:   Sun 4:00PM - 6:00PM
10 Jun 2018
Class:   Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9:00AM - 9:00PM
11 Jun 2018 to 15 Jun 2018
Class:   Sat 9:00AM - 4:00PM
16 Jun 2018
Number of Sessions: 7 Sessions
Course Tuition:
Tuition non-credit    XSPP-003 - 01 2895.00
Tuition + International Health Insurance Fee non-credit    XSPP-003 - 01 2945.00
 
Location:   Main Campus
Building:   Various
Instructors: Anthony Arend
Section Notes:  

Sunday, June 10

Students must arrive on Sunday at 4 PM EST for Check-In and Orientation.*
There will be no accommodations before the designated check-in time.

Monday, June 11 - Friday, June 15

Students will be in class from 9 am - 9 pm.*

Saturday, June 16

Students will have their final class, closing ceremony, and depart campus *
There will be no accommodations after the designated check-out time.

All admitted summer high school students must complete and submit Campus Life Forms for program participation and apply for a GOCard. Please visit our Pre-Arrival Requirements page for more information. We recommend that you complete and upload these forms as soon as possible. Students who have not completed and uploaded their forms will not be permitted to attend any aspect of their program.

*All times are subject to change.

  
 
 
XSPP-003 - 02 International Relations Institute II    
2018 - Summer 2018 Non-Credit   Status:  Available
Class:   Sun 4:00PM - 6:00PM
08 Jul 2018
Class:   Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9:00AM - 9:00PM
09 Jul 2018 to 13 Jul 2018
Class:   Sat 9:00AM - 4:00PM
21 Jul 2018
Number of Sessions: 7 Sessions
Course Tuition:
Tuition + International Health Insurance Fee non-credit    XSPP-003 - 02 2945.00
Tuition non-credit    XSPP-003 - 02 2895.00
 
Location:   Main Campus
Building:   Various
Section Notes:  

Sunday, July 8

Students must arrive on Sunday at 4 PM EST for Check-In and Orientation.*
There will be no accommodations before the designated check-in time.

Monday, July 9 - Friday, July 13

Students will be in class from 9 am - 9 pm.*

Saturday, July 14

Students will have their final class, closing ceremony, and depart campus *
There will be no accommodations after the designated check-out time.

All admitted summer high school students must complete and submit Campus Life Forms for program participation and apply for a GOCard. Please visit our Pre-Arrival Requirements page for more information. We recommend that you complete and upload these forms as soon as possible. Students who have not completed and uploaded their forms will not be permitted to attend any aspect of their program.

*All times are subject to change.

  
 
 


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