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Academic Courses: ENG, MUH Housing: Apartment
Program Length: Short-Term Faculty-Led Program Type: Faculty Led
Minimum GPA: 2.50 Program Fee: $6000
Program Description:

Belmont in Paris 

PROGRAM | COURSES AVAILABLE | COSTS | APPLICATION PROCESS | FACULTY CONTACTS

PROGRAM

 
MUSIC & (POST-) MODERNISM IN THE CITY OF LIGHTnotre dame church

Visit the world-famous Cathedral of Notre Dame, and nearby Sainte Chapelle with its floor-to-ceiling stained glass. Ponder the art and architecture of the Centre Pompidou, Europe’s largest modern-art museum. See musical instruments from the Medieval to the present and from all around the world at the Musée de la Musique at the Philharmonie de Paris. Have a cappuccino in Montmartre, the historic arts community on the hill to the north of the city. Discover the famous island monastery Mont-St-Michel in Normandy, which is cut off from the coast by each high tide. View the Impressionist art of Monet, Gauguin, Degas, Renoir, and others at the Musée d’Orsay. Admire some of the 5,000 paintings and sculpture by Pablo Picasso at the Musée Picasso. Explore Versailles, the palace of King Louis XIV, just a half-hour from Paris. Attend a performance at the historic Opéra de Paris. See Monet’s house and gardens in Giverny, inspiration for his famous water lily paintings.
Excursions
  • Cathedral of Notre Dame
  • Centre Pompidou
  • Mont-St-Michel in Normandy
  • Montmartre
  • Versailles
  • Giverny
  • Musée Picassoeiffel tower
  • Opéra de Paris

COURSES AVAILABLE
 
All courses will satisfy either Belmont requirements in the Gen Ed core or the specified major. You must participate in at least one course offered in Paris. You should consult individual program faculty to see how online options can fit into your study abroad program.
 
  • MUH 1950: Introduction to Music: History, Style, and Culture (counts as MUH 1200) (satisfies Fine Arts in the BELL Core)
  • MUH 2950: History of Western Music: 1700 – Present (counts as MUH 2200)
  • MUH 3950: Evolution of the Popular Song (Counts as MUH 3210)
  • MUH 3950: History of Western Music: Ancient – 1700 (counts as MUH 3200)
  • MUH 4950: History of Commercial Music (counts as MUH 4110)
  • ENG 3950:Third Year Writing (counts as ENG 3010)

ONLINE OPTIONS:
INB 3950: (satisfies BBA Core Business requirement for International Business 3300)

REL 3950: Religion Jr. Cornerstone (Path A or B; satisfies BELL CORE requirement)

COSTS

1. Program Fee: $6,000: 
This fee will include round-trip airfare from Nashville, accommodations, some meals,admission to museums and events, and student insurance.paris Does not include tuition.  

Costs not covered by the program fee include: Course texts/supplies, personal expenses for additional travel, some meals, and gifts/souvenirs. 

2. Belmont Tuition
Tuition is charged at the special study abroad tuition rate of 2/3 off the cost of normal Maymester tuition. For every 3 hours of study abroad credit you register for, you pay for only one hour.  

Program Deposit: $500 due at time of acceptance 


APPLICATION PROCESS

Faculty-Led Application Process
 
Dates and Deadlines
All requirements must be completed by the Study Abroad Office deadlines: online materials are due by 11:59 PM on the 
deadline date
  • Spring Break Programs: November 15
  • Maymester Programs: February 1
  • Summer Programs: February 15 
How to Apply
1. Please click the Apply Now button (found at the top-right of this page and/or at the bottom of this page) to apply. 
2. You will automatically be directed to your myBelmont account to log-in. 
3. After logging in to your myBelmont account, if you are not re-directed back to Belmont Global, open a new window for Belmont Global to complete your application. 


FACULTY CONTACTS

 

Dr. Peter Lamothe
School of Music
peter.lamothe@belmont.edu • WILSON MUSIC BUILDING 230

 
Dr. Virginia Lamothe
School of Music
virginia.lamothe@belmont.edu • MASSEY PERFORMING ARTS 22


Dr. Charmion Gustke
Department of English 
charmion.gustke@belmont.edu • JAAC 3070






Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Maymester 2019 02/01/2019 ** Rolling Admission 05/06/2019 05/20/2019

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.