The program is a studio art course based on contemporary Danish art and design. The course will occur during spring semester with a concentration occurring during spring break travel to Copenhagen, Skaelskor, Middelfart and Kolding. Instructional time will be spent in museums, historical sites, contemporary artist and design studios, and research centers.
Exploring Art and Design in Denmark
Application Opens: TBA
- Program Dates
March 11-19, 2016
- Academic Program
Exploring Art and Design in Denmark HER R202/R511 (3 credits)
The course will be offered for studio credit. For Herron art history majors, studio credits earned on a study abroad program can count toward the degree requirements. For studio, visual communications, or art education majors, the studio credits counts as studio electives. For other IU/IUPUI students, the course will count as an elective unless otherwise agreed with the student’s academic advisor and/or home department.
The available coursework is particularly suited for, but not necessarily limited to, the following academic interests: Applied Art, Arts Administration, Communications, Fine Arts-History, and Fine Arts-Studio.
- Additional Information
For more information about this program, contact:
Lesley Baker - firstname.lastname@example.org
Cory Robinson - email@example.com
All information is subject to change. This site is neither a contract nor an offer to make a contract. The Office of International Affairs reserves the right to change or discontinue a program at will. Please contact our office if you have a disability and need assistance or special arrangements.
Students will be housed in Copenhagen at a hostel or hotel in twin rooms with private bathrooms with breakfast included. Lunch and dinner will be at restaurants in the area and the student will pay for their meals. In Skaelskor housing will be provided by the Guldagergaard International Ceramics Research Center. The rooms range from single to twin rooms, all individual twin beds, and shared bathrooms. Meals will be provided by the Center.
- Program Eligibility
You may apply if you:
All applicants must meet IUPUI’s minimum standard eligibility requirements. Additional requirements for this program include:
- Prerequisites: None, although priority will be given to students majoring in visual art, design, art history, or art education. It is suggested that students have completed at least 100 level-art history course, but not mandatory.
- Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.75 for undergraduates, 3.0 for graduate students.
- Students will be asked to indicate in their personal statements their interest and experience with art and design, which will be evaluated by program leaders to determine a student's fit for the program.
- Class standing: Open to all students, although priority will be given to students who have completed their sophomore year (undergraduate) or first year (graduate).
Language level: No knowledge of Danish is needed. Classes will taught in English, all contacts, artists, designers and tour guides will also speak English. The official language used at Guldagergaard is English.
Selection is based on maturity, seriousness of purpose, and appropriateness of match between program and applicant.
Complete eligibility criteria and selection criteria are outlined within the Academic Policies and Procedures of the Office of Overseas Study. Selection is based on maturity, seriousness of purpose, and appropriateness of match between program and applicant. Students on disciplinary probation during program period are ineligible.
- Costs and Financial Aid
The budget is an estimate and is not meant to portray the exact cost of this program.
Spring Break 2016
- Program fee: $1,654
- Airfare: $1,100
- Airport transfer: $10
- Meals: $400
- Insurance: $30
- Study Abroad Administrative Fee: $80
Total Cost (est.): $3,274 + standard tuition and fees
Costs will vary depending on the current exchange rate, airfare, and individual expenditures. Estimate does not include tuition. For information on tuition cost, visit the Office of the Bursar’s Tuition & Fee Estimator. Tuition fees will be affected by your student status at IUPUI.
Financial Aid and Scholarships:
- IU scholarships, grants and loans applicable to program costs with some exceptions. Please carefully check these exceptions before you commit to a program.
Please see our financial aid page for general information and links to additional scholarship opportunities.