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  • Locations: Cambridge, England
  • Program Terms: Summer
  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
Dates / Deadlines:

There are currently no active application cycles for this program.
Program Description:
Take Chemistry in Cambridge, England! 

Students will take CHM 223: Organic Chemistry II. (3h) This course is a prerequisite for essentially all upper level Chemistry courses, and a required course for applying to medical school. The structure of the course will provide plenty of time to learn the course material as well as time to explore Cambridge and the UK. There will be planned trips to sites and events around the university town of Cambridge and London area. (Note: The current plan does not include the lab portion of the course, CHM 223L. The lab can be taken in the following spring semester at Wake Forest.)


Dates: Summer Session I, 2022. 
Cambridge people
Cambridge gondolas
   London Chem 1London Chem 2  
Overview
Students will take CHM 223: Organic Chemistry II. (3h) This course is a prerequisite for essentially all upper level Chemistry courses, and a required course for applying to medical school. The structure of the course will provide plenty of time to learn the course material as well as time to explore Cambridge and the UK. There will be planned trips to sites and events around the university town of Cambridge and London area. (Note: The current plan does not include the lab portion of the course, CHM 223L. The lab can be taken in the following spring semester at Wake Forest.)

UK Chemistry program - future classes offered. 
2023 - CHM 370 Biochemistry (This course is likely to be offered in Dundee, Scotland)


Dates: Summer Session I, 2022
 
Location One of the most renowned university towns in the world, Cambridge has a small-town flavor, but it also offers tremendous opportunities to those seeking an outstanding academic and student culture. The excellent British public transportation system makes Cambridge an easy journey to London and other cities in England.
 
Program Students will take CHM 223: Organic Chemistry II. (3h) This course is a prerequisite for essentially all upper level Chemistry courses, and a required course for applying to medical school. The structure of the course will provide plenty of time to learn the course material as well as time to explore London and the UK. There will be planned trips to sites and events around London, including talks at the Royal Institution and trivia night at a local pub. Students will get to leave town to visit Cambridge and Oxford. There will also be events at Queen Mary University London (where students will be living) with other students from the UK and around the world. (Note: The current plan does not include the lab portion of the course, CHM 223L. The lab can be taken in the following spring semester at Wake Forest.)
 
Faculty 2022 Faculty Director:
Amanda Jones
Associate Professor of Chemistry
Phone: (336) 758-3054
E-mail: jonesac@wfu.edu
Accommodation You will live in self-catering row houses with your professor conveniently located near the center of Cambridge, the rail and bus stations, and in an area that has a large student population. Formerly a BnB, the house can accommodate up to 18 students sharing either double or large triple rooms.  The house has its own fully furnished kitchen and all linens are provided and changed weekly.
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Selection * Prerequisites: CHM 122 or 123
* Good academic standing
Costs The total cost of summer study abroad can be broken down into four categories:
  • Program Fee - Usually covers room, program related in-country travel, international health insurance, group meals and other costs associated with the program.
  • Tuition – Students on WFU summer programs pay WFU summer school tuition per credit hour. The 2021 summer rate was $900/per credit hour. Expect a small increase for 2022.
  • Airfare – Varies per location. Students are responsible for their own airfare unless otherwise noted.
  • Personal Expenses – These will vary depending on the students' spending habits, cost of living in the destination country, and the number of meals included in the program fee.
Program Fee - $3,077
Tuition (3hrs) - $2,850
Airfare (estimated) ~ $1,600
Personal Expenses (estimated) ~ $1,000
Estimated total cost - $8,500
Scholarships Contact the Center for Global Programs and Studies for information on summer scholarships. Folllow this link to the WFU summer scholarships http://studyabroad.wfu.edu/funding/#Summer%20Scholarship Information
Contact 2022 Faculty Director:
Amanda Jones
Associate Professor of Chemistry
Phone: (336) 758-3054
E-mail: jonesac@wfu.edu

Sean McGlynn
Study Abroad Advisor 
336-758-3194
mcglynsd@wfu.edu
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This program is currently not accepting applications.