Important Dates

Outlined below are the key program dates for the next two cohorts that will launch in the near future.

  • The LGP8 DMin cohort begins September 4, 2017.
  • The LGP9 DMin cohort begins September 3, 2018.

Application due dates

  • Early application deadline of February 1st.
  • Final application deadline of June 1st. We will continue to accept applications after the deadline when cohorts are not filled.
  • Apply now for next start
  • Enrollment deposit due July 15 of start year

Advances

Advance

LGP8 cohort

LGP9 cohort

Orientation Advance

Sept. 19-27, deparing Sept. 28, 2017

Sept. 25-Oct. 3, departing Oct. 4, 2018

Second Advance

Sept. 27-Oct. 3, departing Oct. 4, 2018

Sept. 26-Oct. 2, departing Oct. 3, 2019

Final Advance

Sept. 25-Oct. 2, departing Oct. 3, 2019

Sept. 23-30, departing Oct. 1, 2020

Module 01

Event

LGP8 cohort

LGP9 cohort

Course registration

by August 15, 2017

by August 15, 2018

Coursework begins

September 4, 2017

September 3, 2018

Weekly Online Chat Mondays, 3-4pm BST/GMT Mondays, 4-5pm BST/GMT

Coursework phase

Module

Cohort 8

Module

Cohort 9

Fall 2017 Module
  • Begins: Sept. 4, 2017
  • Online Chat: Weekly on Mon. at 3-4pm BST/GMT
  • Cape Town Orientation Advance
  • Ends: Dec. 15, 2017
Fall 2018 Module
  • Begins: Sept. 3, 2018
  • Online Chat: Weekly on Mon. at 4-5pm BST/GMT
  • Hong Kong 2018 Orientation Advance
  • Ends: Dec. 14, 2018
Spring 2018 Module
  • Begins: Jan. 8, 2018
  • Online Chat: Weekly on Mon. at 3-4pm BST/GMT
  • Spring Break / Holy Week Break: Mar. 26-30, 2018 (tentative)
  • Ends: Apr. 27, 2018
Spring 2019 Module
  • Begins: Jan. 14, 2019
  • Online Chat: Weekly on Mon. at 4-5pm BST/GMT
  • Spring Break: Mar. 25-29, 2019 (tentative)
  • Holy Week Break: Apr. 15-19, 2019
  • Ends: May 3, 2019
Summer 2018 Module
  • Begins: May 7, 2018
  • Online Chat: Weekly on Mon. at 3-4pm BST/GMT
  • Ends: June 29, 2018
Summer 2019 Module
  • Begins: May 6, 2019
  • Online Chat: Weekly on Mon. at 4-5pm BST/GMT
  • Ends: June 28, 2019
Fall 2018 Module
  • Begins: Sept. 3, 2018
  • Online Chat: Weekly on Mon. at 3-4pm BST/GMT
  • Hong Kong 2018 Advance
  • Ends: Dec. 14, 2018
Fall 2019 Module
  • Begins: Sept. 2. 2019
  • Online Chat: Weekly on Mon. at 4-5m BST/GMT
  • London 2019 Advance
  • Ends: Dec. 13, 2019
Spring 2019 Module
  • Begins: Jan. 14, 2019
  • Online Chat: Weekly on Mon. at 3-4pm BST/GMT
  • Spring Break: Mar. 25-29, 2019 (tentative)
  • Holy Week Break: Apr. 15-19, 2019
  • Ends: May 3, 2019
Spring 2020 Module
  • Begins: Jan. 13, 2020
  • Online Chat: Weekly on Mon. at 4-5pm BST/GMT
  • Spring Break: Mar. 23-27, 2020 (tentative)
  • Holy Week Break: Apr. 6-10, 2020
  • Ends: May 1, 2020
Summer 2019 Module
  • Begins: May 6, 2019
  • Ends: June 28, 2019
Summer 2020 Module
  • Begins: May 4, 2020
  • Ends: June 26, 2020
Fall 2019 Module
  • Begins: Sept. 2. 2019
  • Online Chat: No chat
  • No taught coursework; students focus exclusively on their dissertations.
  • London 2019 Advance
  • Ends: Dec. 13, 2019
Fall 2020 Module
  • Begins: Sept. 7. 2020 (tentative)
  • Online Chat: No chat
  • No taught coursework; students focus exclusively on their dissertations.
  • Cape Town 2020 Advance
  • Ends: Dec. 18, 2020

The Dissertation

Draft LGP8 cohort LGP9 cohort
Evaluation draft January, 2020 January, 2021
Oral defense February, 2020 February, 2021
Final archival copy deadline April, 2020 April, 2021

Graduation

Event LGP8 cohort LGP9 cohort
Hooding ceremony and commencement May 1, 2020 April 30, 2021

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