Combine professional work experience with strong academic courses

Placement options include: an historic house; a government cultural archive; and a private archaeological company.

Work and study both in and outside the classroom as you boost your resume, experience life with the Scots, learn about their fascinating culture and earn academic credit at a leading, international university, Edinburgh Napier University. This program gives you a well-rounded resume-ready experience.

Edinburgh is an international hub - a knowledge-intensive city that drives growth, a world influencer in science, business, education and the arts with an unbeatable quality of life – and a perfect place to explore the intersection of your professional aspirations and academic preparation.

  • One 4-credit internship course - taught by expert faculty, with opportunities for research, reflective activity and the development of transferable professional skills through the embedded work placement.

  • Placements in Scotland’s knowledge-driven economy. Potential placements include an historic house, a government cultural archive, and a private archaeological company.

  • Two 5-credit courses at Edinburgh Napier University – choose from a large variety of disciplines allowing you to enhance your academic program, develop skills in your placement industry, or take a course in Scottish history and culture.

  • The range of co-curricular activities organized by the Arcadia Edinburgh Center staff will help deepen your involvement and appreciation of the rich and unique Scottish culture, landscapes and people.

  • All Arcadia students will have an Edinburgh Napier University card with full access to all Edinburgh Napier University facilities and resources.

Fees & Scholarship Details
Term/Period Departure Date Return Credits Base Program Fee Application Deadline
Spring 2015 1/4/2015 5/10/2015 14 $16,250 10/1/2014 More Info

Program fees listed are base fees only. Please select MORE INFO for an estimate of additional expenses and any additional fees that may be incurred based on enrollment selections or housing placements. Dates and fees for future terms will be posted as they become available. Please see Program Calendar for detailed dates.

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Program Details

Country

Scotland

Language of Instruction

English

City

Edinburgh

Location Type

Medium City

Accommodation

As a participant on an Arcadia program, you are guaranteed accommodation. Our priority is to provide a safe, clean, cost-effective and convenient place for you to live, while offering you every opportunity to explore the local culture and community.

Accommodation

Health & Safety

Student health, safety and security in Scotland are our top priorities. Our experienced and well-connected staff are prepared to deal with any emergencies that may arise...

Health & Safety