Boston University- London Internship Program

Subjects: Great Britain's history, Culture, and society with its roles in modern Europe; various liberal arts course offerings. Internships are offered in a variety of areas, including but not limited to: business and economics, advertising and public relations, the arts, film and television, health and human services, hospitality administration, politics, journalism, and international organizations.

Prerequisites: 3.0 GPA; junior-level standing; demonstrated maturity.

Length: Semester or Academic Year.

Credit: 4 Albion units (16 semester hours credit); 3 academic units + 1 unit internship (1 Albion unit = 4 semester hours).

Faculty: Local British faculty.

Housing: Student housing in the BU or London Apartments.

Costs not covered by Albion: Transportation to/from London; textbooks ; food; miscellaneous personal and vacation expenses.

Comments: The semester is in two parts. The first five weeks consist of orientation, tutorials, courses, and field trips. Students complete two courses before beginning their internships. During the second eight weeks, students attend their internships. Internships are in a variety of areas on this program, and should be considered unpaid (although on occasion a stipend may be involved). there is also a weekly seminar related to the internship.

Contact:
Program Coordinator
Boston University
International Programs
232 Bay State Road
Boston, MA 02215
Telephone: (617) 353-9888
Fax: (617) 353-5402
Web: http://web.bu.edu/abroad