Rhodes Summer School in London
Location and Dates:
We will live in the residence halls at the University of London, Goldsmiths, in New Cross, London. We will go one weekend (TBA) to Paris, France overnight.
COURSE SCHEDULE: All courses are held in the mornings, leaving the afternoons free for scheduled excursions, study, and exploration. Students choose two 4-credit courses for a total of 8 credits:
9:00 AM - 10:15 AM (choose 1 of 2):
Search 201 (British Studies track) (F1)
Contemporary Art in London (F3)
10:45 AM - 12:00 PM (choose 1 of 2):
Music and Drama in London before 1820 (F5)
British Literature (TBA) (F4 pending)
Syllabi: HUM 201_syllabus_British Studies_Summer 2018.docx
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: July 5-August 3, 2019
Minimum GPA of 2.0 and be in good academic and social standing
Live and Study in the United Kingdom (and take an overnight trip to Paris, too)!
8 credits • 4 weeks
Participate in this intensive four-week study abroad opportunity to learn about British literature, history, art (and more!) from prehistoric through contemporary times. The immersion program includes highlighted excursions to famous sites and landmarks such as Stonehenge, the British Museum, Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre, and many more. It also includes an overnight trip to Paris, France! The courses are taught by American and British professors.
Get your Foundation credits: This depends on which two courses you choose, but F1, F3, F4 (pending) and F5 are available (one Foundation credit per course); students will also receive the F11 for Study Abroad (for a total of three F credits)
: Students choose two 4-credit courses for a total of 8 credits. These courses include:
Contemporary Art in London (F3 and F11) – includes trips to famous London museums to see the masterpieces you are learning about!
Music and Drama in London (F5 and F11) - examines the rich musical history of the performing arts and theatre in 17th- and 18th-century London
Literary London and English Decadence (F4 and F11) – specific class topic will be announced soon
Search 201: British Studies track (F1 and F11) – we will read Shakespeare, Equiano, Keats, Wordsworth, Woolf, Wilde, Zadie Smith, and moreLive and Study in the United Kingdom (and take an overnight trip to Paris, too)!
WHAT IS INCLUDED: Tuition for two 8-credit courses, all meals, housing, events and excursions (including overnight trip to Paris, France), airport reception, resident directors, on-site orientation, a £100 Oyster card (for London transport), and social and cultural activities.
NOT INCLUDED: Transatlantic airfare.
Professor Vanessa Rogers