Time, Tides, and Measurement of the Cosmos

This Burch Field Research Seminar is a three-week, London-based program that focuses on Aristotle, Copernicus, Galileo and other scholars of time that contributed to the practical knowledge of astronomy. Explore the birthplace of modern mechanics, the recovered wreck of King Henry VIII’s ship, and the complicated devices found at the National Maritime Museum in Greenwich.

Upcoming Seminars
May 23 - June 13, 2020

Application Deadline

February 10, 2020


All Burch Field Research Seminars are open to UNC undergraduates (second-year status or greater) who have a 3.0 GPA. No course pre-requisites.




Gina Difino
Director, Global Education and Fellowships

Schedule an appointment to discuss Honors Study Abroad programs here.