The Department of Sociology and Anthropology strongly encourages an international experience during the junior year of study. After the completion of the courses SOCL201/101, SOCL316 and SOCL302, would be the ideal point in the program to participate. Criminology concentrates note the third option in England.
The BCA “Bridge the world, program, Connect for peace, Act for justice” has proven to fit neatly with our department’s mission. In particular, we endorse the “The Global Conversation Program” that includes four BCA study centers: Dalian, China; Derry, Northern Ireland; Strasbourg, France; and Xalapa, Mexico (GPA required=2.6).
Here is a recent example from the China location (no previous experience in Chinese required!):
Winthrop Transfer Credits
Twenty one hours and your language requirement is complete!
Kansai Gaidai University (GPA require >3.25), located near Kyoto and Osaka (2nd largest city) in Japan, offers a wide range of classes in Business/Economics Anthropology, History, Political Science, Religion, and Sociology, focusing on Japan/Asia. Classes are offered and taught in English by experienced professors. Here is an example (student pays Winthrop tuition, room and board):
Achieve your language requirements and receive 20 hours credit!
Edge Hill University, one of our sister schools in England, offers both criminology and sociology. The University is located in northwest England (just north of Manchester and Liverpool) and the program fee is Winthrop tuition, room and board. Not bad for England!
A few of the exciting international criminology courses:
More about these and other programs from firstname.lastname@example.org or the International Center.
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