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Drexel Fall Break In Spain: Architecture & Interiors Intensive (Outgoing Program)
- Locations: Barcelona, Spain; Valencia, Spain
- Program Terms: Fall
- Restrictions: Drexel applicants only
This exciting Intensive Course Abroad in Barcelona is sponsored by the Department of Architecture, Design & Urbanism and will take place in the break period between the Summer and Fall terms. Prior to travel, lectures and readings in Philadelphia will acquaint students with the history, arts and architecture in Barcelona and surrounding areas. The program includes thirteen days of intensive visits in Barcelona and a short stay in Valencia and the Catalonia countryside. The group will visit numerous museums, gardens, and historic and contemporary sites and and each student will be responsible for the completion of a written research project.
Credit/Registration: Students will be registered for ARCH 347 / INTR T580 for 3 credits during the summer term. The course satisfies the History/Theory in the architectural curriculum and humanities for other majors. Students must leave room for the 3 credits in their summer credit load as the credits are not optional.
Pre-Travel Required Lectures: attendance is mandatory during summer term lectures in Philadelphia. Tentative class weeks are listed below and the exact meeting dates during each week will be determined.
Pre-requisites: Arch 141-143, OR ARTH 101-103, OR INT 200
Instructors: Mark Brack and Debra Ruben
Pre-Travel Required Lectures: attendance is mandatory during summer term lectures in Philadelphia. See schedule above.
Arrival Date: Sunday, September 4th
Departure Date: Saturday, September 17th
*Students traveling before or after official program dates assume all risk for independent travel.
Architectural Itinerary Highlights:
Due May 2nd, 2022 $500 Advance Payment + $25 Application Fee
Due July 1st, 2022 $1,180 Final Payment
*All payments are non-refundable unless declined admission or program cancels for unforeseen reasons.
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US Citizens are not required to have a visa for this program. Other nationalities should check visa requirements on the Spanish Embassy website here: http://www.exteriores.gob.es/Consulados/NUEVAYORK/en/Pages/inicio.aspx
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