Conflict and the Struggle for Peace - Dates and Fees


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Conflict and the Struggle for Peace: May 31 – July 5, 2020

Arabic Language Option:  July 5 –  July 29, 2020

Non-FIE partner fees for the Peace & Conflict Resolution Program and the Intensive Arabic Language option are available on our Program Fees page. Your home campus may charge a different fee. 


Please visit our What's Included page for a detailed list of what the program fee includes.


FIE scholarships for the Peace & Conflict Resolution program can be found on the FIE Scholarships page.




Ireland, Northern Ireland, and Amman
Summer 2020 Tentative Schedule: Summer 2020 Tentative Schedule:
  • Sunday, May 31: Arrive in Dublin
  • Monday, June 1: Classes Begin
    • Course: The Life Cycle of Peace and Conflict: Lessons Learned in Northern Ireland 
  • Various co-curricular activities including study excursions to Northern Ireland
  • Saturday, June 13: Depart Dublin/Arrive in Amman
  • Monday, June 15: Classes Begin
    • Course: Conflict Resolution and Management: Beyond the Arab-Israeli Conflict
  • Various co-curricular activities including Amman City Tour, Wadi Rum & Petra, and Biblical Jordan Tour
  • Thursday, July 2: Final day of the Peace & Conflict Program
  • Saturday, July 4: Peace & Conflict Only Students Depart Amman/Arrive in Dublin
  • Sunday, July 5: Depart Dublin

  • Sunday, July 5: Orientation
  • Monday, July 6: First day of class for Intensive Arabic Program
  • Various co-curricular excursions including Northern Jordan excursion
  • Sunday, July 26: Final exam 
  • Monday, July 27: Reflection Day (Attendance Required)
  • Tuesday, July 28: Depart Amman/Arrive in Dublin
  • Wednesday, July 29: Depart Dublin

Additional information on the Intensive Arabic Course in Amman including Academic Information and Course Descriptions can be found on the AMIDEAST website. 

At the end of the program, students are free to travel either back to their home country or to other locations. After the day indicated as the day students depart (typically following the final day of the program), students are responsible for all of their own transportation, visa, housing, insurance, and other logistical arrangements. Students should note that after the departure day noted on the academic calendar, their program-provided insurance coverage will end and they must arrange for accommodations outside of AMIDEAST shared apartments, AMIDEAST host families, or the hotel in Dublin.


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