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 Hilton London Kensington. A traditional English breakfast, buffet-style, is included. Conveniently located near 3 different tube lines, London Overground and Southern trains. Hilton London Kensington hotel offers easy access to London’s attractions and shopping outlets. Fashionable Oxford Street is a 15-minute bus ride away and Notting Hill and Portobello Market are only a 15-minute walk away.
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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