Euro-Mediterranean Trends: Society and Culture, Politics and Economics

LUISS Guido Carli

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Euro-Mediterranean Trends: Society and Culture, Politics and Economics

  • Host University

    LUISS Guido Carli

  • Location

    Rome, Italy

  • Area of Study

    International Relations

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

    Hours & Credits

  • ECTS Credits

    8
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    6
  • Overview

    The Istituto Affari Internazionali (IAI) and LUISS University have joined their forces to launch a unique Summer School in Euro-Mediterranean Trends. Learn about emerging dynamics in the Mediterranean in its heart, in Rome, and become part of a distinguished community of students from all over the world, who are interested to learn more about this region. The summer school will enable you to assess key themes of Euro-Mediterranean relations, including political, economic, and cultural dynamics, in their complexity. You will be taught by renowned professors and specialized researchers, experts in both, the academic and policy consulting fields.  Trips in this program include:

    • Tours of St. Peter's Basilica, a mosque, and a synagogue in Rome
    • Visit Doctors Without Borders International Association
    • Visit The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)
    • Visit The Union for the Mediterranean, an intergovernmental Euro-Mediterranean organization
    • Visit ENI, a multinational oil and gas company (energy diplomacy)
    • Vatican and Sistine Chapel guided tours

Course Disclaimer

Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.

ECTS (European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System) credits are converted to semester credits/quarter units differently among U.S. universities. Students should confirm the conversion scale used at their home university when determining credit transfer.

Availability of courses is based on enrollment numbers. All students should seek pre-approval for alternate courses in the event of last minute class cancellations