England and Italy:
ACM London and Florence — Arts in Context
The spring semester London and Florence Program compares the artistic achievements of two historically prominent cities. Participants study the historical and political context of art, architecture, literature, and theatre, as well as Italian language. Visits to museums, galleries, theatres, short trips to other areas of England and Italy, and discussions with local scholars supplement this course work. Students spend eight weeks in each city and enjoy a weeklong mid-semester break. An optional intensive course in Italian language is offered every January in Florence (three semester credits).
Length of Program: Late January to May.
Enrollment: 50 students (25 begin in London, 25 in Florence).
Eligibility: Sophomores, juniors, and seniors.
Credit: 4 units.
Application Deadline: October 10.
Campus Advisor: Re Evitt.
This program contributes toward a thematic minor in the Arts of London and Florence.