Study & Travel (Multi-Destination) Programs

The Vikings: Academics

Richmond, The American International University in London

This program is accredited by Richmond, The American International University in London. The University is an independent, non-profit international university of liberal arts and professional studies. It is accredited by the Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, one of the regional accrediting bodies recognized by the U.S. Department of Education. Richmond is licensed to grant BA, BS and MA degrees by the Department of Education in the State of Delaware, where the University is incorporated.

Academic Overview & Policies

Attendance at all lectures and site visits is mandatory.

Grades No AIFS participant is permitted to take a course without receiving a letter grade. Pass/Fail grade options are not available.

Transcripts are issued by Richmond, The American International University in London. An official transcript will be sent directly to the student’s home university on completion of the program.

Course Description

HST 57xx (3 credits) Course code to be confirmed
The Vikings

The aim of this course is to examine Viking society in Scandinavia and will include reference to the cultural legacies in language and literature and representations in film. The course will be taught as a series of lectures, seminars, workshops and site visits and will examine a range of historical, archaeological and art historical sources.