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Study Abroad

SAO-LAS Stockholm Summer Arctic Program, June 7 - July 6, 2016

SCAN 386/GLBL 386/ESE 386: Environment and Society in a Changing Arctic - 6 credit hours.

Students from the University of Illinois and KTH-Royal Institute of Technology will spend 3 weeks together in Stockholm taking an interdisciplinary course on issues related to climate change and the Arctic, including a two week field visit to conduct research on location north of the Arctic Circle (alternately Svalbard, Norway or Lapland, Sweden). Open to students of all majors and fields. For information on the course, visit the link below.

For more information contact Mark Safstrom

SAMore Study Abroad Opportunities

The University of Illinois offers many other excellent study abroad programs in Scandinavia, as indicated by the Study Abroad Office.

The Scandinavian Program has established strong relationships with study abroad programs at Uppsala University in Sweden, Oslo University in Norway, and Danish Institute for Study Abroad in Copenhagen. Here you can take courses in both English and modern Scandinavian Languages that can be used to complete the Scandinavian Studies Concentration for the Major in German or the Minor in Scandinavian Studies. Some scholarships are available. Please contact Anna Westerstahl Stenport for more information:

Uppsala University

Oslo University

Danish Institute for Study Abroad

KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm

Stockholm University