Summer Courses in Humanities Studies in North America 2020

Students looking to get ahead in their schooling often take a variety of classes as part of their summer courses. This type of interim education can also assist those who are already in a specific career, but need to find ways to continue increasing their learning.  Humanities and Social Sciences is a varied field of study that may prepare students for a wide variety of careers in a huge arra… Read more

Students looking to get ahead in their schooling often take a variety of classes as part of their summer courses. This type of interim education can also assist those who are already in a specific career, but need to find ways to continue increasing their learning.  

Humanities and Social Sciences is a varied field of study that may prepare students for a wide variety of careers in a huge array of industries. Those who wish to work in social services, education or any career involving the arts may benefit from focusing on this area.

Spanning 23 countries, North America is continent filled with educational opportunity. Students have the opportunity to learn multiple languages and develop an understanding of vastly different cultures.

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Wellesley College
Wellesley, USA

Designed to give you a sneak peek of college life: explore a topic of interest of your choice for one week; experience what it is like to live at Wellesley College; and cultiv ... +

Designed to give you a sneak peek of college life: explore a topic of interest of your choice for one week; experience what it is like to live at Wellesley College; and cultivate connections with a community of young women from around the country. -
Summer courses
Full-time
English
Jul 2020
17 Jun 2020
Campus
 
George Washington University, Summer & Non-Degree Programs
Washington, USA

This hands-on program is designed for international students who are English language learners to introduce them to concepts in cross-disciplinary research in a U.S. universit ... +

This hands-on program is designed for international students who are English language learners to introduce them to concepts in cross-disciplinary research in a U.S. university. Students will engage with professionals to help solve problems in science and technology disciplines, as well as gain skills in research and writing techniques. -
Summer courses
Full-time
English
29 Jun 2020
15 May 2020
Campus
 
International Programs at Tufts University
Medford, USA

Tufts Summer Institute for International Scholars program will prepare you for graduate school programs by providing focused training in writing and communication skills. Duri ... +

Tufts Summer Institute for International Scholars program will prepare you for graduate school programs by providing focused training in writing and communication skills. During the six-week program, you will build the skills and confidence necessary for success in your graduate school or professional experience while exploring the Greater Boston area. -
Summer courses
Full-time
6 weeks
English
28 Jun 2020
01 Jun 2020
Campus
 
Summer at Smith College
Northampton, USA

With so few writing programs that cater exclusively to high school girls, Smith's Young Women's Writing Workshop allows you to explore your writing in a creative and supportiv ... +

With so few writing programs that cater exclusively to high school girls, Smith's Young Women's Writing Workshop allows you to explore your writing in a creative and supportive environment that fosters your love of writing in a variety of mediums. -
Summer courses
14 days
English
05 Jul 2020
02 Jun 2020
Campus
 
ISSOS - International Summer Schools For 13-18 Year Olds‎
Saint Andrews, United Kingdom +1 More

The ISSOS creative writing summer school course is designed for students of all levels and interests who have a desire to explore their own potential and challenge themselves ... +

The ISSOS creative writing summer school course is designed for students of all levels and interests who have a desire to explore their own potential and challenge themselves creatively, learning to write in the most inspirational environments. Understand and harness the forces of creative language to produce original poems, scenes from a play or movie and short stories. -
Summer courses
Full-time
3 weeks
English
01 Jul 2020
Campus
 
University of Pisa Summer & Winter Schools
Altopascio, Italy

The Field School in Medieval Archaeology and Bioarchaeology at Badia Pozzeveri (Lucca, Italy) is an academic program aimed at training students in the archaeological and bioar ... +

The Field School in Medieval Archaeology and Bioarchaeology at Badia Pozzeveri (Lucca, Italy) is an academic program aimed at training students in the archaeological and bioarchaeological field and laboratory methods. Excavations will take place at the church of “San Pietro a Pozzeveri” in the municipality of Altopascio. Badia Pozzeveri is located approximately 10 miles east of the city of Lucca, capital of the Tuscan province of the same name. San Pietro’s church was once part of a Camaldolese monastery, which was founded in the 11th century on the shores of Lake Bientina. -
Summer courses
Full-time
4 weeks
English
22 Jun 2020
06 Jun 2020
Campus
 
Saint Michael's College
Burlington, USA

To register for a summer session course, complete and submit the Undergraduate Registration form, found on the Registrar's Office Forms page. Registration begins March 1.

To register for a summer session course, complete and submit the Undergraduate Registration form, found on the Registrar's Office Forms page. Registration begins March 1. -
Summer courses
Full-time
11 - 18 days
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Wellesley College
Wellesley, USA

The Pre-College Summer Focus Program is designed to give you a taste of the undergraduate experience. Students will investigate a subject that excites them or discover a new o ... +

The Pre-College Summer Focus Program is designed to give you a taste of the undergraduate experience. Students will investigate a subject that excites them or discover a new one. -
Summer courses
Full-time
2 weeks
English
28 Jun 2020
15 Apr 2020
Campus
 
Wellesley College
Wellesley, USA

The Pre-College Honors Immersion Program is designed for students who want to fully immerse themselves in the college experience and push their academic boundaries by taking t ... +

The Pre-College Honors Immersion Program is designed for students who want to fully immerse themselves in the college experience and push their academic boundaries by taking two undergraduate courses alongside Wellesley students. -
Summer courses
Full-time
English
27 Jun 2020
15 Apr 2020
Campus
 
International Programs at Tufts University
Medford, USA

As part of the English Today program, you will build your English language skills through Discover America excursions, weekday classes, and weekend trips and activities. You w ... +

As part of the English Today program, you will build your English language skills through Discover America excursions, weekday classes, and weekend trips and activities. You will live on the Tufts campus in a college dorm with students from across the globe and learn about the US college experience. The afternoon and weekend excursions include visits to local universities, museums and recreational sites where you will become more fully acquainted with American culture and develop the confidence to use your new English language skills. Through the Tufts English Today program, we’ll help you make the most of your summer in Boston with a combination of classes and extracurricular activities. -
Summer courses
Full-time
4 - 6 weeks
English
28 Jun 2020
01 Jun 2020
Campus
 
Summer at Smith College
Northampton, USA

Smith College and the surrounding area are home to unparalleled collections and cultural heritage institutions that offer an immersive experience in women's history. During yo ... +

Smith College and the surrounding area are home to unparalleled collections and cultural heritage institutions that offer an immersive experience in women's history. During your time at Smith, we will explore women's lives through archival research, visits to local museums and tours of historic sites. With a focus on women and social change, you will be introduced to women who have altered the course of American history through reform, mobilization, cultural interventions and outright rebellion. -
Summer courses
14 days
English
19 Jul 2020
02 Jun 2020
Campus
 
ISSOS - International Summer Schools For 13-18 Year Olds‎
Saint Andrews, United Kingdom

The exclusive summer program of ISSOS offers high school students (aged 13-18) the unique opportunity to combine learning, creative enrichment and action-packed adventure in t ... +

The exclusive summer program of ISSOS offers high school students (aged 13-18) the unique opportunity to combine learning, creative enrichment and action-packed adventure in the world renowned and stunning university towns of St Andrews in the UK. -
Summer courses
Full-time
3 weeks
English
01 Jul 2020
Campus
 
University of Pisa Summer & Winter Schools
Pisa, Italy

Through the collaboration of professors from various disciplines and several Italian and foreign universities (amongst these Bar-Ilan University and the University of Maryland ... +

Through the collaboration of professors from various disciplines and several Italian and foreign universities (amongst these Bar-Ilan University and the University of Maryland) and under the direction of CISE (Interdepartmental Centre for Jewish Studies ‘Michele Luzzatti’), which guarantees an international and interdisciplinary approach to the subject, the summer school intends to tackle the topic of Jewish prayer and burial sites, in particular, Tuscan ones, analyzed based on their architectural, artistic, linguistic, and anthropological characteristics. -
Summer courses
Full-time
English
21 Jun 2020
10 Apr 2020
Campus
 
University of Pisa Summer & Winter Schools
Livorno, Italy

Survey in the low Cecina Valley (ager Volaterranus). Methodology of the survey and landscape archaeology. Non-destructive diagnostic techniques applied to the archaeological r ... +

Survey in the low Cecina Valley (ager Volaterranus). Methodology of the survey and landscape archaeology. Non-destructive diagnostic techniques applied to the archaeological research. Stratigraphic excavations of the buildings of the harbour quarter of Vada Volaterrana: lessons in methodology and practical digging activities. Classification of the buildings and finds. Digital management of the documentation. The students will feed the collected data into a database linked with a GIS system. Visits to museums and archaeological areas (Pisa, Volterra, Firenze, Luni). -
Summer courses
Full-time
3 weeks
English
06 Jul 2020
15 Jun 2020
Campus
 
University of Pisa Summer & Winter Schools
Pisa, Italy

The Summer School in Osteoarchaeology and Paleopathology is an academic program aimed at attaining students in anthropological and paleopathological laboratory methods. It is ... +

The Summer School in Osteoarchaeology and Paleopathology is an academic program aimed at attaining students in anthropological and paleopathological laboratory methods. It is an outstanding opportunity for students to gain practical experience in a bioarchaeological investigation by working side-by-side with leading researchers in the field. -
Summer courses
Full-time
3 weeks
English
08 Jun 2020
30 Apr 2020
Campus
 

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