In class you will explore the history, geography, landmarks, arts, and customs of Washington, DC. Classes will include lectures, films, articles, and group projects.
Following your first class in Connecticut, you will participate in a weekend tour to Washington, DC! To see a detailed itinerary of the tour, please visit the the Cultural Hi-Ways website.
Program fee includes roundtrip travel and hotel in Washington, DC. There are no additional fees.
Credit: 36 HOURS or 3.6 CEUs.
PLEASE NOTE: In order to receive any credit, you MUST attend all classes, complete all the assignments, and go on the tour. Please make sure, before you sign up, that you are available on all class dates and trip dates. There are NO make-up assignments and NO excuses.
There is a mandatory pre-assignment for this course. You must complete this and bring it to the first class EVEN IF you register at the last minute. The pre-assignment is sent via email to students one week before the first class date, and again two days before the first class date.
Classes that take place over a single weekend may require students to submit a final project after classroom sessions are complete.