My favorite experience was the Art in London class. This gallery based course really opened my eyes to how fascinating art history can be and made me more motivated to pursue a career within the museum field.
Location: London, England
Affiliated universities: London South Bank University and London College of Fashion
Central College Abroad coursework: Yes
Language prerequisite: None
Language of instruction: English
Service-learning options: Yes
Recent excursions: Historical and cultural sites in London, plus a weekend trip to Stratford-upon- Avon or Liverpool and day trips outside of London to Bath, Stonehenge and Winchester.
Housing and meals: Woburn Place, a residence hall located in Bloomsbury, the heart of London’s academic district. No meal plan — communal kitchens in the halls for cooking meals, plus restaurants and cafés located on and near by.
Program dates: Fall semester, early September – mid-December. Spring semester, mid-January – early May.
Average program size: 38 students
Staff to student ratio: 1:19