Russian History and Culture
Course Description: Travel to Russia for a truly memorable experience!
Learn about Russian culture and history in St. Petersburg and Moscow while taking many excursions. Palaces and museums await you in St. Petersburg. You will visit the Hermitage, formerly the imperial residence and currently a world famous art museum. Additionally, you will wander the fountain cascades and parks of majestic Peterhof and the golden baroque Catherine Palace. In Moscow, St.Basil's Cathedral, Red Square, and the Kremlin will pull you through layers of cultural history.
A highlight of the trip will be the chance to meet and socialize with students at St. Petersburg State University, thus providing a unique opportunity to learn about Russian traditions and what it is like to grow up in another culture.
Instructor: Dr. Jack Croxton, Psychology Department and Professor Anton Agafonov, Modern Languages
Language of Instruction: English
Housing: Student Housing & Hotels
Course Dates: June 1 - June 18, 2014
Eligible Participants: Undergraduate Students in Good Academic Standing
Credits: 3 Undergraduate
Cost: Summer 2014 Budget
Deposit: Full payment of the Course Fee is due to the International Education Center by April 25, 2014
Application: Apply Now