UK: England: Exploring Art in London
Winter Break Program
Exploring Art in London provides participants with the opportunity to explore London's rich and diverse art world and culture.
Students learn to look at and talk about art while visiting some of the world's finest and most interesting museums, galleries and historic homes.
Evening activities include a ride of the London Eye, two world class West End plays and a proper British cream tea at the famous Fortnum and Mason Diamond Jubilee Tea Salon.
The program stays in shared flats in the very center of London, just two minutes' walk from Russell Square tube station. From there you are within easy distance of literally hundreds of exciting activities.
December 28, 2019 to January 8, 2020
*Student will need to leave the United States by December 27 to arrive in the London on December 28.
This program is open to all OHIO undergraduate and graduate students in good academic standing. No prior knowledge of the fine arts is necessary to participate. This program also accepts non-Ohio University students.
Students who will be on probation at any point during the program for a conduct offense that took place less than a calendar year from the program start date may not study abroad. Click here to read the entire conduct policy.
Priority deadline: September 24, 2018
Final deadline: October 1, 2018
Note on Priority Deadline: This program accepts students on a rolling basis until the program fills (16 students).
Courses and credits
Successful completion of this program will earn 3 OHIO credits. Choose one from the following:
- Art 1100: Seeing and Knowing the Visual Arts. (Counts as a TIER 2 course).
- AH 3270: 19th Century Art
- T3 4603: Cultural Tradition & the Arts. 19th & 20th Centuries (Counts as a TIER 3 course).
Program fee includes housing, excursions, airport transfers, activities, in-country transportation and some meals.
Non-resident surcharge waived for this program.
Additional Information on the United Kingdom
To learn more about this study abroad destination, please visit the CIA World Factbook.
Health and safety
Ohio University Office of Education Abroad suggests you follow the recommendations of the Centers for Disease Control for healthy travel to your destination.Please familiarize yourself with these recommendations and requirements prior to applying to a program.
Refer to the State Department site for information related to safety and security at this destination.
Also refer to International SOS for information related to safety and security at this destination. To log in to the International SOS website, please use the OHIO membership IS: 11BCAS000010.
Requesting accessibility accommodation
If you plan to participate in an Ohio University-sponsored study abroad program and wish to request accommodation, you should contact the Office of Student Accessibility Services to schedule an appointment to complete an Global Opportunities Disability Accommodation Request Form. We recommend you do this as early as possible to allow sufficient time to determine what accommodations may be made for this program.
Entry and exit requirements
U.S. citizens are required to have a valid U.S. passport when traveling outside of the United States.If you plan to study or travel abroad in the next year, apply for your passport now.
Some countries also require a visa to legally enter and reside in the country. Entry and exit requirements for this country can be found here.
US citizens do not need a visa to enter these countries for the length of this program. You may need to show sufficient funds to support yourself while in-country. Please also note that entry/exit requirements may vary if you plan to stay in the country longer than the program dates or travel to other countries during or after the program. Please familiarize yourself with these recommendations and requirements prior to applying to a program.
For more specific visa related information please visit OGO's Visa Information Page.
For more information:
Dr. Jody Lamb
Global Programs Coordinator | Office of Global Opportunities