For complete info, please visit the website for The Office of International Programs
Please note the following:
Offerings vary by semester.
Courses are three credits each.
Students should register for a minimum of fifteen credit hours.
Art History 313 (Italian Renaissance Art) Exploration of the invention of perspective and techniques of Renaissance realism including masterpieces by major artists such as Giotto, Donatello & Michelangelo. Weekly visits to museums and churches. Taught in English.
Students participating in the Semester in Florence may fulfill their Cluster Two requirements by taking nine hours on site in Art History 313 (Italian Renaissance Art), English 302F (Dante's Commedia), and GHUM 250F (The Florentine Enlightenment).
Please note the following: All courses are three credit hours. Offerings vary by semester. You must take at least four courses and you are advised against taking more than five. You may participate without extra cost in any of the course outings, and you will receive theatre and concert tickets even if you do not take the related course for credit. You may take an independent study in your major under the supervision of a JMU faculty member and with the approval of the program director. Students should register for a minimum of fifteen credit hours.
Art History 315 (Masterpieces of British Architecture)
The history and theory of British architecture. Visits to the outstanding structures in England from prehistoric to modern times.
Art History 316 (Masterpieces of British Art)
Survey of painting and sculpture in Britain from 1530 to 1860, concentrating on 18th and 19th century painting. British art is viewed in the context of European civilization. Weekly visits to London museums.
Students planning to participate in JMU's Semester in London Program may fulfill their Cluster 2 requirements by taking three hours on campus selected from GPHL 101, GHUM 102, GHIS 101B or GHIS 102B, plus six hours on site including three hours in art or music, and three hours in literature or theater.
The JMU Summer Program in Berlin is open to all students in good academic standing who are interested in travel and study abroad. (No German language experience is necessary.) Students will earn 6-11 transfer credit hours from the International Summer University at the Free University of Berlin (FUBiS), selecting two courses from a variety of offerings in history, art history, German language, and other disciplines. Classroom meetings on weekday mornings are accompanied in the afternoons by city tours, museum visits, performances, and other outings. Students may choose to participate in additional weekend excursions to sites such as Hamburg, Prague, and Auschwitz. All courses (except German language instruction) are taught in English. Classroom meetings on weekday mornings are followed in the afternoons by city tours, museum visits, performances, and other excursions.
Representing the Nation: From Romanticism to Reunification.
JMU course equivalent: GART 200 OR ARTH 320
All courses are three credit hours. You must take at least five courses and are advised against taking more than six. You may take an independent study in your major under the supervision of a JMU faculty member and with the approval of the program director, and you may participate in any of the course outings even if you do not take the related course.
ARTH 414/SPAN 490T(Tenative): Masterpieces of Spanish Art