Quarter Abroad Ireland

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Internships and Writing in Dublin

Dublin, Ireland

Arrive Date:  September 24, 2020   End Date:  December 3, 2020

Program Overview

Known for its lush green countryside, historic cultural sites, and fantastic brewery scene, the Emerald Isle is the ideal place to spend fall quarter. As part of this program, you’ll gain global workplace experience by earning credit through a halftime internship. Additionally, you’ll participate in two writing courses taught by faculty from the nationally-ranked University Writing Program, and complete two thirds of the professional writing minor. Complete a third course by participating in historical and cultural excursions in and around the city. You will have the opportunity to explore food, dance, theater, music, and more in Ireland’s capital city and metropolitan destination, Dublin.

Taught in:  English

Max Enrollment:  25

Program Coordinator:  Aspen Felt

Courses, Eligibility, Prerequisites

This program is open to students who meet the eligibility requirements and who have taken the necessary prerequisites. See Courses for syllabus and other academic information.

NOTE: International students may be required to complete an English interview with program provider.


Students will participate in a professional internship for 20 hours per week. All students are guaranteed an internship in their field of study or a related field. Internship details, placement information, and sample internships.

Program Highlights

  • Immerse yourself in a truly international educational and professional experience.
  • Gain hands-on intercultural experience in a genuinely international city.
  • Apply cross-cultural and intercultural classroom experiences in a global workplace.
  • Build a resume that makes you stand out among your peers.
  • Enjoy the peace of mind that UC Davis Study Abroad provides while greatly expanding your comfort zone and your independence.

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