European Field Studies 2018

Italy, Europe United Kingdom, Europe Past Program Interdisciplinary

Duration of Program:

  • April 22-30, 2018 (Vancouver)
  • May 3-June 2, 2018 (Italy and London)

Overview

Crossing Boundaries, Bridging Worlds
European Field Studies in Italy and London

  •     April 22-30 (Vancouver)
  •     May 3 –June 2 (Italy and London)

Earn nine university-transferable course credits:

  •     Geography 1195: Exploring Landscapes, Culture & Tourism  (3 UT credits)
  •     Geography 1105: Field Techniques (3 UT credits)
  •     English 1395: Writing Travelogues, Creating Blogs (3 UT credits)

Exploring Landscapes, Culture & Tourism

Art. Architecture. Ancient ruins and traces of empire. Amazing coastal landscapes. Not to mention delicious food, coffee, wine and gelato! Travellers to Italy have appreciated its unique qualities for centuries. Now you too can share this experience, and enjoy la dolce vita while immersing yourself in the physical, historical and cultural wonders of Italy.

After savouring Italy, travel to London, and experience for yourself the ‘wow’ factor of this quintessential world city. Explore the ancient and modern culture of this extraordinary and ever-changing city, with it’s iconic landmarks (Big Ben, Buckingham Palace, and the London Eye, to name a few), bustling markets, and wealth of museums and galleries.


Writing Travelogues, Creating Blogs

As you travel, create a personal memoir by blogging about your adventures in Italy.  Travel provides unique opportunities to interact with people of different cultures and to gain insight into yourself.  Students frequently declare that a travel abroad program was the best experience of their lives: treasure your memories with a unique written and photographic record.