IThis course will familiarize students with the ways in which people interact with the environment and relate to the environment. Theories, methodologies, elements of built and natural environments, as well as personality characteristics will be addressed.
IART 1100: Introduction to Art
This lecture course focuses on the technical and conceptual issues dealt with in visual art, with emphasis on the historical and social significance of art
ART 3314: Special Topic
In-depth discussion of special topics in studio art and art history with special attention to areas of the instructor's expertise. Course can be repeated with each variation of topic.
Travel will include time in the following locations:
Talk to your Piedmont Advisors about your circumstances.
Your Academic Advisor can make sure you are taking classes that keep you track to graduate.
Career Services will give you advice about how to make the most of your experience.Travel study is a great way to build employable skills and begin to fill up your resume. Having a plan before you leave is the best way to get the most out of the experience.
Financial Aid can verify whether your financial aid package can be applied to the faculty-led courses.
Apply for a Passport
At times it can take 6-8 months for your passport application to be processed, so apply early.
If you already have a passport, check to make sure that it does not expire within 6 months of your RETURN date. You may not be allowed into the host country by immigration officials if it expires in less than 6 months.
Apply for Scholarships
See Travel Study Director for some scholarships that may be able to help you pay for your travel study experience.
Deadline for fee is March 1st. The fee is non-refundable, unless the trip is cancelled or there are extenuating circumstances preventing a student from participating.
Attend Required Orientation Seminar (dates TBA)
An orientation seminar for all students traveling abroad will be offered during February. The seminar will cover logistical concerns (university paperwork, passports, travel health insurance, etc.), safety while traveling and will prepare you to get the most out of your travel study experience.