Study Away

2016 Study Away | Opportunities led by KCAD Faculty

Sweden: Observation and Process

KCAD Design courses in Sweden

Fly to Sweden, via Copenhagen, with a group of your peers from different disciplines. We will be based in Malmo, Sweden, making use of the Malmo Hogskula (University) and the Form and Design Center for lectures, working space and living quarters. We will spend a few days in Stockholm, visiting historic sites, castles, museums, and studios. We will also spend time in Copenhagen, Helsenborg, Lund and Malmo. We’ll be reading about and immersing ourselves in the Swedish culture through, observation, documentation, projects, studio visits and lectures.

You can take up to 6 studio credits

Summer I Session

Classes will meet on the KCAD campus Several times before leaving on June 13, 2016

9:00am – 1:00pm Studio classes

Travel to Sweden June 13 – 27, 2016

Please contact any one of the faculty listed below for more information, and hurry as space is limited!

Suzanne Jonkman - SuzanneJonkman@ferris.edu
John Steiner - JohnSteiner@ferris.edu

Deposit due by January 22, 1016 (no refunds after January 22, 2016). Three payment options:
1. Bring $500 cash to the ARC.
2. Bring a $500 check, made payable to KCAD, to the ARC.
3. Email NicoleDeKraker@ferris.edu and request a $500 charge be placed on your student account for the Sweden trip.

If you do not have a passport, go to the following website to get information on how to apply for a passport: http://travel.state.gov/content/passports/english.html If you already have a passport, make sure it is valid and will not expire in 2016.

Visit the official Sweden website at https://sweden.se to get a feel for the people and culture.

Check out our Facebook page to see images and stories from our last trip: KCAD Sweden Experience. There are regular updates about deadlines, meetings, trip pictures, etc.

European Cultural Studies: 2016

Summer 1 | Travel June 3 - June 14

Berlin, Germany
Sightseeing with local, licensed guide
Palace of Sanssouci
Topography of Terror Foundation
Jewish Museum

Prague, Czech Republic
Guided tour
Theresienstadt Concentration Camp Site
Josefov, Jewish quarter
Jewish Museum

Krakow, Poland
Guided tour of Krakow Ghetto
Oskar Schindler's Factory
Auschwitz ConcentrationCamp

European Travel Package $3500-3850 (depending on number of travelers)

Costs included in travel package
flight from Chicago to Berlin
flight from Prague to Chicago
10 nights hotel stay
all breakfasts
4 dinners
experienced local assistant at each destination
local, licensed sightseeing guides
museum entrance fees
motor coach to and from Chicago (from Kendall)
health insurance ($10/week)

Costs not included in travel package
approximately 10 lunches and 6 dinners
passport, if you don’t have one

Anticipated total travel costs: approximately $3,900 (this does not include tuition for the associated courses)

Deposit due by January 22, 2016. Three payment options:
1. Bring $500 cash to the ARC.
2. Bring a $500 check, made payable to KCAD, to the ARC.
3. Email NicoleDeKraker@ferris.edu and request a $500 charge be placed on your student account for the European Cultural Studies trip.

February 1, 2016: Study Away application and $1,000 payment due

March 20, 2016: final balance for travel due (to be determined by number of travelers)

Courses—Summer I (May 17-June 28)

KCPH 303: Documentary: WWII, Then and Now
Leah Gose
Prerequisites: KCHU 120, KCHU 340, KCPH 110/KCPH120

KCHU 303: Narratives of the Holocaust
Elizabeth Shelley
Prerequisite: KCHU 120

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