IES Abroad London Summer - UK Today

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IES Abroad London Summer - UK Today

The UK Today Program provides you with the opportunity to explore the vibrant culture and rich heritage of contemporary London. We offer a unique academic experience, integrating field study into virtually all courses to maximize the many opportunities for learning that London presents. All IES Abroad courses are taught by distinguished British and international faculty, who follow the British approach to instruction, whereby students are expected to supplement lectures with reading. You also benefit from free access to the University of London’s Senate House Library. You take two courses for a total of 6 semester credits. Course disciplines include: Art History Communication Cultural Studies Drama Fine Arts Film Studies History Literature Management/Business/Marketing Political Science Sociology

Subjects

  • Art History
  • Communications
  • Cultural, Population And Demographic Studies
  • Culture
  • Drama
  • Theater, Drama, Dance
  • Musical Theater
  • Art/Fine Arts
  • Film
  • History
  • Literature
  • Management
  • Business
  • Marketing, Advertising, Public Relations
  • Political Science
  • Sociology

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