If the thought of studying art on the grounds of a 16th century castle in rural Ireland sounds appealing to you, then the Burren College of Art may be the ideal program for you. The most unique aspect of studying at the Burren College of Art is the setting as your creativity will be inspired by both the facilities and the surrounding area. You'll have personal studio space and one-on-one guidance by faculty and visiting artists who are noted for their outstanding achievement in contemporary art and scholarship. With fewer than 50 students - all practicing artists - the Burren College of Art offers an intensive and highly individualized experience.
Course selection include a variety of studio art classes such as painting, drawing, photography, and sculpture amid the magnificent landscape of the Burren, an area that has long been an inspiration for artists of all genres because of its ethereal and intriguing beauty. In addition to traditional art courses, the College offers Insight on Site, a special program that encourages integration of various creative pursuits to broaden and advance artistic perception and methods. You'll also be able to choose courses in Irish history and art history. Optional trips to galleries and museums in Berlin, London and Paris put your experience into the broader context of the art world and its global influences.
Travel to fascinating places of interest that enhance your cultural immersion and give a meaningful context to your academic courses. Here is a sampling:
Belfast and Antrim Coast Weekend
Croagh Patrick Pilgramage
Cliffs of Moher
Arcadia opens the doors to new experiences, different academic learning, people, cultures and perspectives so you can build your own lifelong learning and memories:
Enjoy academic success – earn credit abroad.
Explore a new world – excursions, activities, events, and so much more!
Get to know yourself – gain a new view of the world and your place in it.
Rely on us for support – 9 centers in 12 countries worldwide.
Boost your resume – employers AND graduate schools.
The University of Sydney, Australia’s oldest university, is a large comprehensive university with famous colonial era buildings and an urban campus located in downtown Sydney.
In addition to being recognized as a world class research institution, the University of Sydney offers a full range of courses that include arts and social sciences, architecture, business, engineering, health sciences, music, science and visual arts.
The STEM Summer Research - Dublin program allows you to study at one of Europe’s leading research-intensive institutions, University College Dublin (UCD). UCD has top quality facilities and faculty to support your research program in the UCD O’Brien Center for Science. Spending your summer conducting independent research in your STEM field of choice with leading experts in Ireland will add a fascinating dimension to your resume when applying for graduate school or a career in the field.
There is a large range of research projects offered in key areas of study: biology, chemistry, computer science, geological sciences, mathematics and physics. You will conduct your independent research alongside academics and Ph.D students with expertise in areas such as molecular biology, particle physics, synthetic chemistry and data analytics. You will engage in faculty supervised, hands-on research projects with results that will culminate in the preparation of a research paper.
Arcadia University opens the doors to new experiences, different academic learning, people, cultures and perspectives so you can build your own lifelong learning and memories:
Explore a new world – excursions, activities, events, …
Get to know yourself - then change! Gain a new view of the world and your place in it.
Rely on us for support: 9 centers covering 12 countries worldwide
Boost your résumé – employers AND graduate schools.