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  • Locations: Berlin, Germany; Dessau, Germany; Munich, Germany; Paris, France; Prague, Czech Republic; Vienna, Austria; Weimar, Germany
  • Program Terms: Maymester
  • Budget Sheets: Maymester
  • Dates / Deadlines
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Housing: Hotel Academic Courses: ART, HUM, ILC, JCS, SOC
Program Length: Short-Term Faculty-Led Program Type: Faculty Led
Minimum GPA: 2.50 Office Location: Study Abroad Office JAAC 1009
Program Fee: $6750
Program Description:

Belmont in Europe  

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

PROGRAM
 
CENTERS OF EUROPEAN MODERNISM
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This three-week study-abroad on Modernism will introduce you to some major art movements such as Impressionism, Art Nouvedesigned by Le Corbusier) in Poissy (France), Film and Media City Babelsberg with Filmmuseum Potsdam (Germany) and the Concentration Camp Memorial Site Sachsenhausen (Germany), in an exploration of the many dimensions of European Modernism in the arts, as we learn how artists understood and responded to Modern Times and impacted the development of urban communities.
Excursions
Paris:  
  • Musée D’Orsay
  • Orangerie
  • Musée Rodin
  • Pompidou Centre
  • Musée de l’Art Moderne 
  • Musée Picasso
  • Montmartre
  • Eiffel Tower
Munich:european city street
  • Lenbachhaus
  • Deutsches Museum
  • Pinakothek der Moderne
  • Schwabing
Vienna:
  • Upper Belvedere
  • Secession
  • Leopold Museum
  • Albertina
  • Hundertwasser House
Prague:
  • Old Town 
  • Jewish Quarter
  • Mucha Museum
  • Kafka’s Grave
 Dessau:
  • Bauhaus Building,
  • Master Houses Settlement
Berlin:
  • Bauhaus Archive 
  • Hamburger Bahnhof
  • Käthe Kollwitz Museum
  • Concentration Camp Memorial Site Sachsenhausen 
COURSES AVAILABLEeuropean city scene
 
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 Europe. You should consult individual program faculty to see how online options can fit into your study abroad program.
 
  • ART 2950: Art Experience in European Modernism, 3 credit hours – taught by Dr. Meaghan Brady Nelson;
  • Art 2950: Studio Art in European Modernism, 3 credit hours – taught by Dr. Meaghan Brady Nelson;
  • HUM 2950/GER 2950/EUR 2950: Modernism and the Evolution of German Film, 3 credit hours - taught by Dr. Regine Schwarzmeier;
  • SOC 1950/SOC 2950/SOC 3950: The Role of Modernism in the Urban Community, 3 credit hours - taught by Dr. Ken Spring.
These courses can also be taken as Junior Cornerstone. Some of the courses can also be combined to form a Learning Community.
ONLINE OPTIONS:
ENG 3950: Third Year Writing (English 3010; satisfies BELL CORE requirement)
REL 3950: Religion Jr. Cornerstone (Path A or B; satisfies BELL CORE requirement)
INB 3950: (satisfies BBA Core Business requirement for International Business 3300)


COSTS

1. Program Fee: $6,750: 
This fee will include roundtrip airfare from Nashville, all travel between cities on itinerary, all hotel accommodations (22 nights), breakfast every day, at least 6 group meals, entry to all sites on itinerary.

Costs not covered by the program fee include: Meals other than group meals, individual museum/site visits, and souvenirs. Unpredictable currency fluctuations or low enrollment may affect the actual cost of the program.

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. Meaghan Brady Nelson
Art Department 
meaghan.nelson@belmont.edu

 

Dr. Regine Schwarzmeier
Professor of German
regine.schwarzmeier@belmont.edu JAAC 3050

 

Dr. Ken Spring
Professor of Sociology
ken.spring@belmont.edu  JAAC 2069





Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Maymester 2020 02/01/2020 ** Rolling Admission 05/05/2020 05/28/2020

** 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.