Summer Abroad 2024 Australia Austria Belgium Belize Bhutan Chile Europe (Multi-Country) France Greece Iceland Ireland Italy Japan Mexico Netherlands Spain Thailand United Kingdom Australia Sustainable Animal Production Down Under (NEW, Summer Intensive) Brisbane and Sydney—AustraliaAnimal Science Learn about Australia's unique animal management systems and explore its diverse landscapes, from Brisbane to Sydney. Austria Vienna—Crossroads of Central Europe Vienna—AustriaHistory From the Renaissance to the United Nations, experience life and history in one of Europe’s grand imperial capitals. BELGIUM Microbiology in Europe's Capital—Brussels Brussels—BelgiumMicrobiology Build a foundation in microbiology as you explore historic labs in the enchanting capital of Belgium. BELIZE Paradise Found—Sustainable Planning and Design (NEW, Summer Intensive) South Water Caye and Blue Creek—BelizeLandscape Architecture, Sustainable Planning and Design Explore sustainable planning and design strategies for visitor-serving development in Belize’s pristine barrier reef and an inland rain forest. BHUTAN GIS in the Land of the Thunder Dragon Thimphu—BhutanLandscape Architecture and Applied Biological Systems Technology Learn how to use geographic information systems (GIS) in the peaceful, culturally rich, and biodiverse country of Bhutan in the Himalayan Mountains. Chile Human Rights, Memory and Democracy (NEW, Summer Intensive) Santiago—ChileSpanish and Portuguese Immerse yourself in Chile's transformative history and vibrant social movements, exploring grassroots mobilization, and the struggle for justice and democracy. EUROPE (MULTI-COUNTRY) World Cinema and the European Film Festival Switzerland, FranceCinema and Digital Media Attend an entire A-level film festival in the Italian-Swiss Lake region, with two weeks of film studies in Cannes, France. Design in Europe United Kingdom, IcelandDesign Journey through three European countries famous for their trend setting historical and contemporary art, architecture and design. FRANCE Introduction to Winemaking Dijon—FranceViticulture and Enology Learn the basics of wine making while visiting many of the major French wine regions and accessing many elite wineries. GREECE Writers in Greece Athens, Hydra, and Nafplion—GreeceUniversity Writing Program Learn about Greece’s vibrant culture while traveling to many beautiful and historical sites. ICELAND Thermodynamics in the Land of Fire and Ice Reykjavik—IcelandEngineering What better way to study thermodynamics than in a country that is powered completely by geothermal and hydroelectric resources? IRELAND Bio Sci 2A on the Emerald Isle Cork—IrelandBiological Sciences Take Biological Sciences 2A in beautiful Ireland at University College Cork, one of the country’s top universities. ITALY Immersive Artistry—Summer Sketching in Italy (NEW) Todi, Siena, Florence, Rome (and more)—ItalyArt Discover Italy as you learn to draw and appreciate art in Todi, visit Renaissance masterpieces in Florence and Siena, and explore ancient wonders of Rome. Art, Culture, History in the Eternal City Rome—ItalyItalian Our classroom is Rome and nearby historical sites where we will study art, culture, and history that shaped European culture. Science of the Mind Bologna—ItalyPsychology Study cognitive neuroscience through the internationally known Department of Psychology at the University of Bologna in Italy. JAPAN Design Japan Tokyo and Kyoto—JapanDesign Based in Tokyo and Kyoto, this program explores Japan’s design culture and includes visits to castles, temples, and unique museums. Life Sciences in Japan Kusatsu (near Kyoto)—JapanBiological Sciences Study biochemistry while living in Japan. With ample free time, students can visit Osaka or Tokyo, shop, delve into manga, dine in foodie heaven, or relax in an Onsen town. MEXICO Building Sustainable Water Treatment Systems (NEW) Monterrey—MexicoCivil & Environmental Engineering Participate in the sustainable design of holistic rainwater collection and wastewater treatment systems in an underserved community. NETHERLANDS Sustainable Urban Systems (NEW, Summer Intensive) Delft and Amsterdam—NetherlandsCivil and Environmental Engineering Delve into the renowned Dutch infrastructure and sustainability practices through the exploration of water management and transportation systems. SPAIN Housing and Urbanism in Barcelona Barcelona—SpainCommunity and Regional Development; Landscape Architecture Discover the many lessons we can take home from Barcelona on housing development and neighborhood regeneration efforts. Three Cultures of Medieval Spain Salamanca, Toledo, Madrid (and more)—SpainSpanish Explore the cities of Salamanca, Toledo, Madrid, Cordoba, Sevilla, and Granada to learn about the religious and cultural differences of medieval Spain. History of Cancer San Sebastian and Bilbao—SpainMolecular and Cellular Biology Explore the history of cancer in San Sebastian, a picturesque beachside town on the Bay of Biscay. THAILAND Microbiology Lab in the Kingdom of Smiles Bangkok—ThailandMicrobiology; Food Science and Technology Explore tropical jungles, pristine beaches, and the mega-city of Bangkok while getting hands-on microbiology laboratory experience. UNITED KINGDOM Oxford on Film (NEW) Oxford—United KingdomUniversity Writing Program Fulfill the Upper Division Writing Requirement in one of the most visited cities in the U.K. In Search of Scotland Edinburgh—United KingdomUniversity Writing Program Study the ghosts and hauntings of Edinburgh, cruise the Loch Ness, visit Glasgow, and trek through the Highlands of Scotland. Organic Chemistry in Nottingham (NEW) Nottingham—United KingdomChemistry Complete a key UC Davis organic chemistry course and explore the rich culture and history of England.