Study Abroad : London

Humanities Summer 2018


Description

Will you be 18 or older by May 7th, 2018? Have you ever considered studying abroad as part of your college experience? Visit London and other areas in the UK with Florida Gateway College to study the humanities! See sites related to British literature and authors, such as William Shakespeare’s birthplace at Stratford-upon-Avon; study the architecture of famous buildings like Westminster Abbey and St. Paul’s Cathedral; visit museums like the British Museum and Tate Modern to encounter classic pieces of art and sculpture; and engage with Britain’s musical past (Abbey Road, anyone?).

Join us for an amazing experience with the humanities which will expand your horizons and allow you to encounter different cultures and ways of living!

PRIORITY APPLICATION DEADLINE is December 15, 2017. No application will be accepted after January 15, 2018.

Please join us for an informational session:

  • Thursday, November 9 at 2:30 p.m., in Building 2, Room 3
  • Monday, November 13 at 10:00 a.m. in Building 2, Room 13

Study Abroad Application

Our Partner

Florida Gateway College will be partnering with CAPA, The Global Education Network to provide this study abroad experience. Here are some quick facts about this organization:

  • 45-year history
  • Over 70 programs per year
  • 2000+ students annually
  • Well-reviewed; 9.34 average on 838 reviews from 4 websites

Visit CAPA’s main website at https://www.capa.org/

Dates

A6 Summer 2018 (May 7, 2018 -June 18, 2018)

  • First two weeks spent on FGC’s campus attending classes
  • Three weeks spent in London (May 20-June 8)
  • Last week of semester spent on FGC’s campus

*Detailed itinerary will be available once accepted into program*

Courses

Earn six hours of humanities or electives credit:

HUM 2390: Themes in the Humanities (Humanities Group 1—3 credit hours)

LIT 2000: Introduction to Literature (Humanities Group 2—3 credit hours)

Cost

Total Cost of Program: $5,000.00

  • Program cost includes accommodations, tuition, books, travel, health insurance, and official program excursions
  • Above cost does not include additional estimated personal expenses, airfare, or weekend/personal excursions
Contact

Dr. Michael Baker

386-754-4232

michael.baker@fgc.edu

Prof. Mary Elizabeth Rogers

386-754-4294

mary.rogers@fgc.edu

Resources for student travelers

Students Abroad (https://travel.state.gov/content/studentsabroad/en.html)

Centers for Disease Control (https://www.cdc.gov/)

Travel Warnings (https://travel.state.gov/content/passports/en/alertswarnings.html)

U.S. Embassies Abroad (https://www.usembassy.gov/)

U.S. Embassy in London (https://uk.usembassy.gov/embassy-consulates/embassy/)

Help for Americans Abroad (https://travel.state.gov/content/passports/en/emergencies.html)

U.S. Passports Application and Renewal (https://travel.state.gov/content/passports/en/passports.html)

Information on the United Kingdom from the U.S. Department of State (https://travel.state.gov/content/passports/en/country/united-kingdom.html)

General Study Abroad Information from the U.S. Department of State (https://studyabroad.state.gov/)

Excursions
  • Daytrip to Oxford/Cotswold
  • Daytrip to Stonehenge/Bath
  • Daytrip to Stratford-upon Avon
  • London excursions include: the Tower of London, St. Paul’s Cathedral, Westminster Abbey, a to-be-determined play, the British Museum, the British Library, the Tate Modern, and the National Portrait Gallery, among others.

 

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