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*WCU Summer in Denmark: Global Art & Design in Copenhagen
Copenhagen, Denmark (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Summer
This program is currently not accepting applications.
Dates / Deadlines:
There are currently no active application cycles for this program.
Fact Sheet:
Language of Instruction: English
GPA:
3.0
Housing Options:
Other (see "accommodations" section below for details) Area of Study: Art, Art History, Graphic & Interactive Design
Program Type: WCU Faculty/Staff-Led Program Abroad Credit Type: Direct WCU Credit
Faculty/Staff Director: David Jones, Karen Watkins College: Arts & Humanities
Program Description:
PROGRAM DESCRIPTION
A 4 week Art + Design program with 3 weeks in Denmark, Global Art + Design in Copenhagen is an integrated course designed for students to further their academic achievements, develop intercultural understandings and acquire life skills in a global setting. Students will explore the cultural impact of the ideas of mid-20th century “Scandinavian design” and apply those principles to a data visualization that focuses on topics relevant to Denmark’s rich and unique traditions and culture. As an innovator in the fields of sustainability, architecture, and positive psychology, Denmark offers a variety of unique experiences and topics to study. Copenhagen’s unique size and prime location in Scandinavia offers an intimate cosmopolitan atmosphere with the cultural benefits of a major city.
 
LOCATION
3 days on WCU's Campus and 3 weeks in Copenhagen, Denmark
 
ACCOMMODATION
Students will be housed either in Residential Community or a Kollegium, arranged by our partner, DIS. Housing includes:
• Shared bedrooms, bathrooms, kitchen and laundry facilities and/or allowance
• Blanket, pillow, bed linen and towels provided
• Internet access
 
LANGUAGE
The language of instruction for this program is English. No prior foreign language experience is required.
 
COURSE INFORMATION
All participants on this program will be registered for ART 350: Global Art and Design // Copenhagen (3 credit hours).
 
EXAMPLES OF POSSIBLE EXCURSIONS
 • Tivoli Gardens
 • Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek (top art gallery)
 • Thorvaldsen’s Museum
 • Rosenborg Castle
 • Carlsberg Brewery
 • Louisiana Art Museum
 • Round trip day excursion to Aarhus, the 2nd largest city in Denmark
      Aros (Aarhus Art Museum)
      Den Gamie By (open air folk museum and village)
 
PROGRAM COSTS*
In addition to the regular WCU tuition rates for the 3 credit hour course, all participants will pay the following fees to WCU: 
 
Study Abroad Application Fee
Billed through WCU Bursar bill upon application to the program
$100
Program Fee (includes housing, on-site orientation, in-country transportation, and administrative fees)
Paid to WCU post-acceptance to the program
$2,775
Mandatory WCU International Insurance
Paid to WCU post-acceptance to the program
$35 (estimated)

Items not included in the program fees listed above but that participants should plan for:
Round-Trip Airfare (estimated around $750.00)
Meals (estimated around $600.00 for cooking on premises)

*Please note that the costs listed are subject to change. Contact the Program Directors below to confirm the information listed.

CONTACT INFORMATION
Karen Watkins: kwatkins@wcupa.edu
David P. Jones: DJones2@wcupa.edu
 

 
This program is currently not accepting applications.