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  • Locations: Copenhagen, Denmark; London, United Kingdom; Stockholm, Sweden
  • Program Terms: Summer
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Program Sponsor: AIFS 
  • Dates / Deadlines
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Program Type: Traditional Study Abroad Academic Areas: Psychology
Accommodations:: Hotel/Hostel Minimum GPA: 2.5
Program Description:

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The Science of Wellbeing
Explore London, Stockholm and Copenhagen as you discover the factors that contribute to the wellbeing of both individuals and populations. Copenhagen consistently ranks highly on lists of the world’s healthiest and happiest cities and the Danish concept of ‘hygge’ is central to the culture and way of life – find out how and why!

Earn 3 credits from Fairfield University taking The Science of Wellbeing. The aim of this course is to provide an interdisciplinary overview of wellbeing as a scientific construct, with its underpinning biological, psychological, cultural and social determinants, exploring the factors that contribute to the wellbeing of individuals and populations. 

You'll stay in centrally located tourist-class hotels and hostels - and receive breakfast throughout, plus welcome and farewell meals.

You'll have private group discussions with mental health and happiness charities, research centers, and local professionals. Cultural and social activities include guest lectures by local experts, excursions, and cultural sightseeing.
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Over 50% of our participants receive financial support from AIFS!  
AIFS is recognized as a premier provider of study abroad programs. All-inclusive program fees cover tuition, housing, a meal plan, tours and excursions, insurance and 24-hour emergency service. Since 1964, more than 1.5 million students have traveled abroad with AIFS.


Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2022 03/01/2022 03/01/2022 05/27/2022 06/15/2022