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DIS Copenhagen – Art & Visual Culture
Copenhagen, Denmark (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Academic Year,
Please see application instructions for this program below.
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Program Sponsor: DIS - Study Abroad in Scandinavia 
Fact Sheet:
Areas of Study:
Art, Art History, Design, Research, Studio Art
Language of Instruction:
Housing Options:
Apartment, Homestay, Residence Hall
Class Eligibility:
3. Junior, 4. Senior
Credit Type:
Program Type:
Research, Study
Minimum GPA:
Program Description:
Art & Visual Culture 

From the great auteurs in European filmmaking to the provocateurs of the contemporary art scene, capture the ideas of intellectual and aesthetic movements across time. In this program, you will discover visual culture and artistic expression in Nordic and European settings. 

  • Meet with Danish and European directors and artists to critically discuss the roles of art and cinema in Europe 
  • Travel with classmates and DIS faculty on course-integrated study tours to identify subversive artistic expression in post-communist Europe 
  • Develop and strengthen your ability to analyze specific works and evaluate how artists are expanding the traditional use of media 
This program is right for you if you study art history, fine arts, film studies, or media studies. 



Modern Frames: European Art and Cinema 

Fall/Spring, 3 Credits 
This course examines artistic expressions in European film and visual arts. What role do independent film and art movements play in 20th and 21st century Europe? How are aesthetics influenced by the changing political landscape? We will do a case study of subversive art in Europe and meet with Danish directors to discuss film. 
Week-Long Study Tour: Prague-Vienna 
Core Course Week: Study tour to Western Denmark + a two-day seminar in Copenhagen 
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Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Academic Year 2018-2019 03/01/2018
Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Fall 2018 03/01/2018
Rolling Admission TBA TBA

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