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Study Abroad progams that include courses in Humanities:

Belmont in China: China and Its Splendor
June 11, 2014 - July 2, 2014
This trip combines classes and cultural and historical attractions in Beijing, Zhengzhou, Xi'an and the Silk Road.
FOCUS: Asian Studies, Asian Humanities, Third Year Writing, Humanities, Humanities Junior Cornerstone, Chinese Language, Psychology, Religion Junior Cornerstone, Learning Community, Global Studies, Experiential Learning
CONTACT:  Dr. Ronnie Littlejohn or Dr. Qingjun (Joan) Li or  Dr. Pete Giordano

Belmont in Ghana: A call to freedom, self-awareness, and empowerment
June 10, 2014 - July 1, 2014
Examine the social, political, economic, racial, and gendered experiences of African and American peoples through a variety of disciplines.
FOCUS: Education, Humanities, Psychology, Third Year Writing
CONTACT: Dr. Linda Jones, Dr. Myron Oglesby-Pitts or Dr. Naoko Ozaki

Belmont in Greece
May 4, 2014 - May 26, 2014
With a combination of academic work across the disciplines of art and humanities, field trips, and travel opportunities, students enjoy a rich introduction to Greek life and culture.
FOCUS: Art, Classics, Humanities, Philosophy, Jr. Cornerstone, Third Year Writing
CONTACT: Dr.Judy Bullington  or Dr. Mark Anderson

Belmont in Hawaii
May 7, 2014 - May 29, 2014 
Examine the cultural and socioeconomic dimensions of the Asia Pacific Region while immersed in the cultures of Honolulu and the Hawaiian Island of Oahu.
FOCUS:  Economics, Experiential Learning, Global Studies, Humanities, Learning Community Cohort
CONTACT:   Dr. Ronnie Littlejohn  or  Dr. Howard Cochran

Belmont in Italy
May 7, 2014 - May 28, 2014
Travel on a specially planned itinerary that includes stays in Bologna, Venice, Florence and Rome while completing 6 hours of coursework and optional independent travel to nearby cities and towns.
FOCUS: Art, Humanities, Italian Language, Third Year Writing
CONTACT:Dr. David Ribar or Dr. Francesca Muccini

Belmont in Japan: The World of Geisha and Samurai: Using Cultural Icons to Explore Japan's Past and Present
May 6, 2014 - May 27, 2014
Spend three weeks exploring various cities and sites, including homestays with a Japanese famly,  while exploring the legacy of the samurai and traditions of the Geisha and completing 3 to 12 hours of coursework .
FOCUS: Asian Studies, History, Humanities, Japanese, Jr. Cornerstone, Third Year Writing
CONTACT: Dr. Cynthia Bisson or Dr. Naoko Ozaki

Belmont in Spain: International Business and Culture in Valencia, Spain
June 26, 2014 - July 31, 2014
Spend four weeks in the historical coastal city of Valencia, Spain and complete a concentrated study of International Business and Spanish culture.
FOCUS: Archaeology, Art, Humanities, Management, Marketing, Nursing
CONTACT:Dr. Jeff Overby

Belmont in Switzerland: Junior Cornerstone or Community Health Nursing in Geneva, Switzerland
May 5, 2014 - May 26, 2014
This three-week program, centered in Geneva, Switzerland, offers two options for study abroad: Option I offers nursing students the opportunity to pursue their Community Health Nursing Clinical in Geneva, with a focus on international public health issues. Option II offers all eligible students the opportunity to fulfill a Humanities-based Junior Cornerstone while studying the history and culture of Geneva, including literary works by some of Geneva's more famous English visitors. 
FOCUS: Humanities Jr. Cornerstone, Third Year Writing, Community Health Nursing Clinical
CONTACT: Dr. John Paine or  Dr. Ruby Dunlap or  Dr. Andrea Stover

Belmont in Turkey: A Bridge Between East and West
May 7, 2014 - May 26, 2014
This three-week course in Istanbul and other areas of Turkey is an ideal place for interfaith dialogue and intercultural exchange.
FOCUS: History, Humanities, Jr. Cornerstone, Third Year Writing
CONTACT: Dr. Daniel Schafer or  Dr. Regine Schwarzmeier

Lingnan University (Exchange Partner): Hong Kong, China
Spring/Fall/Academic Year
Choose from a variety of coursework at this liberal arts University in Hong Kong.
AREA OF STUDY: Accounting, Chinese Language, Finance, Humanities, Management, Marketing, International Business, Languages, Visual Arts, Economics, Political Science, Sociology
CONTACT: Dr. Ronnie Littlejohn

University of St. Andrews (Direct Enroll): St. Andrews, Scotland
Spring/Fall/Academic Year
Choose courses from a variety of disciplines and spend a semester or year at the third oldest university in the English-speaking world.
AREA OF STUDY: Economics, English, History, Humanities, Languages, Management, Psychology, Religious Studies, Sciences
CONTACT: Janet Braun



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