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DIS: Copenhagen, Psychology
Copenhagen, Denmark (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Academic Year,
Fall
Homepage: Click to visit
Program Sponsor: DIS - Study Abroad in Scandinavia 
Program Dates &
Deadlines:
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Restrictions: CU applicants only
Fact Sheet:
Language of Instruction:
English
Core Program Attributes:
Direct Enrollment
Minimum GPA:
3.0
Housing Options:
Apartment, Dormitory/Residence Hall, Homestay, Other
Approved by:
A&S, AAP, CALS, ENG, HUM EC, ILR, SHA
Minimum Student Status:
junior, senior
Program Advisor: Alayne Prine Blog Journalists?: Yes
Curricular Highlights: Psychology
Program Description:

**DIS Programs have rolling admissions and an overall admissions cap per semester.  Please be mindful of deadlines.  It is recommended that students who are applying to DIS Programs in Copenhagen have a back-up program in mind, as admissions is not guaranteed (even if you meet admissions requirements).
 
 

Psychology 

Study psychological theory, research, and practice, with an emphasis on its application in a Danish and European context. 

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS

  • Understand how psychological science is applied and practiced in Denmark by hearing from guest lectures and local organizations who share real-world examples from the field 
  • Travel with your classmates and DIS faculty on course-integrated study tours regionally and across Europe, where you will meet and discuss central themes with key researchers, clinicians, policy-makers, and organizations working in the field of psychology 
  • Engage in hands-on experiences in your field with a supplemental practicum or lab attached to your core course 


STUDENT PROFILE
This program is right for you if you study psychology, human development, health science, or sociology. 


Pos Psych



CORE COURSE OPTIONS

Cross-Cultural Psychology 
Fall/Spring, 3 Credits 
Combining psychological theory and practical experience, explore how culture influences human behavior and its impact on experience of self and identity, development processes, intercultural encounters, and social relations. 

Week-Long Study Tour: Berlin 

Core Course Week: Study tour to Western Denmark + a two-day seminar in Copenhagen 

Prerequisite: A psychology course at university level. 

European Clinical Psychology 
Fall/Spring, 3 Credits 
Study clinical psychology and understand the discipline within a European context, covering cultural and ethical issues, and different psychotherapeutic schools. 

Week-Long Study Tour: Vienna 

Core Course Week: Study tour to Western Denmark + a two-day seminar in Copenhagen 

Prerequisite: A psychology course at university level. 

Recommendation: European Clinical Psychology Practicum 

Positive Psychology 
Fall/Spring, 3 Credits 
Through theory, research, and application, examine the psychology of well-being with both its possibilities and limitations, focusing on topics such as positive emotions, character strengths, mindfulness, resilience, and post-traumatic growth. 

Week-Long Study Tour (Preference of): Budapest or London or Milan-Verona or Prague or Krakow-Poznan 

Core Course Week: Study tour to Western Denmark + a two-day seminar in Copenhagen 

Prerequisite: A psychology course at university level. 

Recommendation: Happiness Lab: Positive Psychology and/or Positive Psychology Practicum: Methods and Practice 


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Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Approx. Start Approx. End
Academic Year 2018-2019 03/01/2018 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Fall 2018 03/01/2018 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Programs may fill long before their final deadline. * Recommendation--For SPRING: APPLY in MAY to study abroad the following spring. For FALL/YEAR: APPLY in DECEMBER. Late applications may be accepted, but colleges typically need time to process your approval.