UMW in London
Exploring British Museums
|Explore the world-class museums of London, England with Dr. Marjorie Och of the Department of Art & Art History. Visit some destinations as a group, and choose others to explore on your own, exact itinerary will depend on student participants’ interests.
In London, students will stay in double-occupancy rooms at the Lancaster Gate Hotel. Breakfast is included.
The Lancaster Gate Hotel is just a two minute walk from Hyde Park. A quick walk through Hyde Park brings you to the Royal Albert Hall or through to the shopping haven that is Oxford Street. The hotel is situated between Lancaster Gate and Queensway underground stations and next to Paddington mainland station.
Students will earn 1 credit for IDIS 350S. The course focuses on:
Class will meet daily for 5-10 hours during the trip. Students will complete required readings in addition to completing an on-site report and reflective paper. This course satisfies the Beyond the Classroom OR Diverse and Global Perspectives general education requirement by contract with the Faculty Director only.
Requirements & Prerequisites
There are no prerequisites for this course. Students must maintain a minimum 2.0 GPA in order to participate. This program is open to all UMW students regardless of major or year of study.
Faculty-Led Program Scholarships are available to UMW students (deadlines apply).
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