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Greece

Study-Abroad Program· Summer · Five Weeks

Program Overview 

Study the archaeology of ancient Greece and the language of modern Greece while visiting sites ranging from the Neolithic period to modern period. Highlights include hiking the Samaria Gorge on Crete and staying in restored 19th century homes in Arachova, where you can get a first-hand lesson in Greek cooking.

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Courses:                                                                                                                                            

GREK 3400: Art and Archaeology of Greece (3 credit-hours)
GREK 1110: Intensive Elementary Modern Greek (4 credit hours)

General Itinerary:
You'll spend the first two weeks in the city of Chania on the north coast of Crete. Next is a three-day tour of Crete's sites and museums. After a ferry ride to the mainland, you'll spend time on the road visiting sites in Argolid, Olympia, Delphi and central Greece. You will spend your final four days in and around Athens. The itinerary is tentative and subject to change.

Lodging and Meals:
You will reside in a double-occupancy hotel room. Depending  on the number of students, you may reside in a triple-occupancy hotel room on occasion. Breakfast and dinner are included.

Cost:
Level 4 includes APSU tuition, transportation in Greece, lodging, breakfast and dinner each day  and entrance fees.

Price is based upon the estimated cost of the program and grouped into the levels. Level 1 - $2k-3k, Level 2 - $3k-4k, Level 3 - $4k-5k, Level 4 -  $5k-6k, Level 5 - $6k-7k. Prices are subject to change due to increase in airfare, fluctuation of currency exchange and changes in tuition and fee rates. Estimated cost may not include airfare, APSU tuition, or health coverage unless specified. You should also budget funds for personal expenses based upon your spending habits.  

Financial Aid: 

Your current scholarships and financial aid may apply toward the cost of the program. Call the Office of Student Financial Aid at (931) 221-7907 to schedule an appointment with financial aid counselor, Cathy Naef. Additional scholarships and travel grants are available through the Office of International Education. Scholarship information.

Payment Schedule and Deadlines:
· Apply by January 31.                                                                                 

· Full payment due no later than six weeks prior to departure.                

· Register for GREK 3400 and GREK 1110 during the registration period for APSU summer courses.

Contact Dr. Tim Winters, professor of languages and literature, at (931) 221-7118 or WintersT@apsu.edu.

Travel Advisory - This is not a complete list of travel advisories. Please see the U.S. State Department travel site for an up-to-date and extensive list. 

Please review the Student Code of Conduct that applies to all students participating in APSU study-abroad and exchange programs.

Austin Peay University reserves the right to make cancellations, date and fee adjustments and any other changes that may be required.

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