International Relations at Georgetown

You will receive an introduction to the world of politics and the social-historical impact of global development

Program Highlights

Learn to address global issues by investigating and researching the relationships between various nation-states, cultures, and intergovernmental organizations such as the United Nations, and other NGOs.
Debate international conflicts, seek solutions and learn to negotiate and reach successful conflict resolution.
Collaborate and strategize with students and staff from different countries to develop new approaches to global issues.
Participate in a Model UN simulation and receive feedback from professionals in the field.
Tuition:

Residential Tuition:
$5,398

Commuter Tuition:
$3,198

Dates:

Session 1:
June 23, 2024 July 5, 2024

Session 2:
July 7, 2024 July 19, 2024

Location:

Georgetown Neighborhood
Washington, DC

Course Overview

Are you interested in learning how the world works, what causes war, and the conditions of peace? This summer, immerse yourself in international affairs by learning how the world works. You will receive an introduction to the world of politics and the social-historical impact of global development by exploring topics such as foreign policy, international Law, diplomacy, human rights, and environmental issues, among others.

 

Meet your instructor

Ambassador Jaime Aparicio-Otero

International Relations

Ambassador Aparicio is a Professor of International Human Rights Systems at Elliot School of Foreign Affairs at George Washington University. He served as Ambassador of Bolivia to the Organization of American States (OAS), Special Ambassador to the United Nations (UN), and from 2002 to 2006, as Ambassador of Bolivia to the United States.

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Topics you'll explore

Hands on Learning


Students will experience a West Wing Tour at the White House and participate in a roundtable. As well as visit the United States Holocaust Museum. Please note excursions are subject to change based on current events in the country and health and safety guidelines

Career Exploration


Meet with Foreign relations experts and former diplomatic professionals.

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