This program offers something truly unique to serious students of art: a semester of art history at Britain’s preeminent art institute, the world-renowned Courtauld Institute of Art at the University of London. Students will be integrated into every facet of the academic and extracurricular life at the Courtauld and considered full members of the student body. You’ll study alongside Courtauld students and receive all of the privileges the Institute provides, including membership in the student union, library access, email addresses, and identification cards.
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The Padua Italian and European Studies Program offers a semester of study in the historic and lively university town of Padua (Padova) Italy, located 20 miles west of Venice. Designed for students with no previous background in Italian, the program combines a beginning Italian language course with elective coursework in English in a variety of fields. All courses are taught by local faculty either at the BU Padua Academic Center or at the University of Padua. Excursions within Padua and to neighboring sites complement the curriculum for a truly immersive experience in this historically and artistically rich Italian region. Upon successful completion of a semester, students earn 16 Boston University credits.
This program is offered for those students who are looking to enhance their Spanish language skills while working abroad in one of Europe’s most important vibrant commercial centers. Students with sufficient language skills take three courses along with an internship, which ranges between 15 and 20 hours per week.