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Forensic Psychology in London, England


Program Dates

Maymester 2015


The College of Arts and Sciences will offer a three-week study abroad program in London, England led by Dr. James Norris.  Course work will focus on Criminal Justice and Forensic Psychology.  Cultural events include a London sightseeing tour, a visit to the theater, and a day trip to Oxford.

While in England, students will have a combination of lectures and field excursions to enhance their understanding of the British justice system, and contrast criminal behavior and forensics psychology.  Field excursions include visits to the Inns of Court, a guided Jack the Ripper walk, Prison visit, the Museum of London, the Tower of London and more. Included in the estimated program cost are all scheduled program activities, housing (student apartments), welcome and farewell dinner and a transportation pass for the inner 2 zones of London. (Program Flyer)



Detail Program information

Week 1

Local area waliking tour, AIFS orientation, tour of London, Museum of London, and day trip to Oxford 

Week 2

British Museum, Jack the Ripper Walking Tour, Inns of Court Walking Tour, Prison visit, and Tower of London

Week 3

Theather Performance and Farewell dinner


Students will reside in student apartments within a residential neighborhood.

Program Cost

The estimated program cost excludes roundtrip airfare to London, meals, and TAMIU tuition/fees. 

Timetable for Applications and Payment

February 15

Application and $200 non-refundable application fee are due 


Program payment deadline

April 17

Mandatory Orientation: Travel, travel documents, Culture, Health and Safety, and generic tips

Application Process

  • Turn in your TAMIU study abroad application and process the application fee by February 15th
  • Apply for any of the TAMIU study abroad scholarships by March 15th
  • The financial aid budget form will be sent by OSA to the Office of Financial Aid
  • Complete and turn in your Waiver and Liability Packet by May 1, 2015

Study Abroad Scholarships

TAMIU offers two scholarships for study abroad. Qualified TAMIU students may complete their application and supporting documents and submit them to OSA. You will be notified via email of your award and the award disbursement date.

Course Information

Course offerrings in field of criminal justice, psychology, and sociology.

Program Requirements

Students must have been approved by Dr. Norris for acceptance into the program.


Withdrawal from a study abroad program must be made in writing to OSA. The application fee of $200 is non-refundable, unless TAMIU cancels the program. Refunds will be based on the dates stated on your Study Abroad Program Payment Form. TAMIU is not responsible for indirect costs paid directly by students, including but not limited to passport fees, vaccinations, and transportation costs.

*TAMIU reserves the right to make changes to this itinerary as deemed appropriate by the program director due to unforeseen circumstances. However, every effort will be made to adhere to the itinerary as closely as possible.

**TAMIU reserves the right to adjust program fees or cancel any program without prior notification; however, every effort will be made to provide information on cancellations in a timely manner. In the event of cancellation, TAMIU will refund application fees and recoverable program fees.