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FLPA England: Development of Biological Thought
London, United Kingdom (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Summer
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Fact Sheet:
Program Sponsorship: Creighton Sponsored Program Program Type: Faculty-Led Program Abroad (FLPA)
Minimum GPA Requirement: 2.5 Language of Instruction: English
Open to Non-Creighton Students?: Yes
Program Description:

FLPA ENGLAND
The Development of Biological Thought

England


We explore the roots of the natural sciences in medieval philosophy and theology, the professionalization of the sciences, the role of the ancient universities (Oxford, Cambridge) in the development of biology, and the emergence of the modern natural sciences. During our trip we visit many of the institutions involved in the development of the sciences including: The Royal Society of London, Kew Gardens, Natural History Museum, and Sanger Genome Centre.  


LOCATION
London, United Kingdom

DATES
June 5 - 16, 2018

COURSES OFFERED
BIO 425

COST
$4,000 + round trip airfare to London, England


ELIGIBILITY
Prerequisite: BIO 201 and instructor permission

APPLICATION DEADLINE
Priority deadline: December 1, 2017
Will take applications until January 31, 2018


PROGRAM LEADERS & CONTACT INFORMATION

Dr. Charles Brockhouse | CharlesBrockhouse@creighton.edu | 402-280-3393



Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2018 12/01/2017 ** Rolling Admission 06/05/2018 06/16/2018

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.