UMW in Austria & the Czech Republic
Holocaust Memory | Austrian & Czech Culture
|Spend your spring break in Vienna, Austria and Prague, Czech Republic guided by Dr. Marcel Rotter, Modern Languages and Literatures and Dr. Suzie Kim, Art and Art History. Visit historic sites in Vienna and Prague and surrounding areas as you study the history of 20th-century antisemitism under the German Third Reich. Visit the program’s blog for more detailed information.
Students will stay in a local hotels.
Students will earn 1 course credit for IDIS 350FF Holocaust Memory or IDIS 350BB Art & Culture in Prague and Vienna. Students may elect to take both courses (for a combined total of 2 credits). As part of their coursework, students will:
These courses 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 either 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. It is also open to non-UMW students.
Faculty-Led Program Scholarships are available to UMW students (deadlines apply).
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