Study Abroad / Saint Mary's ProgramsEngland
Literature on Location
Short-term Study Abroad Program – 2020
English 360 – This program is anticipated for Spring semester 2020 and includes a faculty-led tour of England in May-June 2020. Participants will explore English culture and history through an examination of literature and a literary tour of England focused on sites related to course readings.
- E360 – Literature on Location
- 3 credit spring semester course
- Fulfills the following:
- English Department British Literature requirement
- General Education Literature Credit
- IGEP (New Gen Ed) CE requirement
May 17 – June 1, 2020
- London: British Library, Shakespeare’s Globe, British Museum, Charles Dickens Museum
- Stratford-Upon-Avon: Shakespeare’s home, Anne Hathaway’s cottage, Royal Shakespeare Company Theatre
- Glastonbury: Chalice Well, Glastonbury Abbey, Glastonbury Tor
- Bath: Jane Austen Center, Regency Tea Rooms
- Oxford: Colleges, The Eagle and Child
- Margate: Turner Museum, a day at the seaside
- Winchester: Winchester Cathedral, Winchester Bible, John Keats walking path, Jane Austen grave and last house, Wolvesey Castle, Great Hall and Round Table
Students will stay at St. Cassian’s Centre, a Lasallian retreat facility on beautiful grounds near Kintbury, with some overnight stays in hotels and bed and breakfasts.
$2,600 – $2,800* estimated course fee
Course fee covers all housing and most in-country meals, activities, and in-country transportation. Cost of airfare, passport and some meals are not included in the course fee and are the responsibility of the student.
*Cost will vary based on student enrollment.
Legend of King Arthur, Shakespeare, Jane Austen, John Keats, Charles Dickens, J.R.R. Tolkien, Graham Swift, and Zadie Smith
Eligibility is based on a minimum GPA of 2.0 (2.5 preferred); Sophomore status or above; a review of applicants behavior record at Saint Mary’s; and faculty recommendations.
- Students must apply by December 2, 2019.
- Once accepted, students will be enrolled in E360 for the spring semester.
- In the case of any last-minute changes, accepted students will have until 4:00 pm on January 15, 2020 to withdraw from the course. After this date, the full course fee will be non-refundable.
- The number of accepted students is limited.
- Travel Dates, Sites and Readings are subject to change.
For more information
Carolyn Ayers, Ph.D.
Professor of English
Department of English and World Languages
Saint Mary’s Hall 205
Campus Box #1432
Vicki McDonald, M.A.
Coordinator of Study Abroad and International Student Services
International Center, the Heights 103
Campus Box #51
The Heights International Center, Room 103
Hours: Monday–Friday 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.