** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
London's Artistic Past and Present is a survey course designed to give the student an interdisciplinary understanding of the arts through the study of music, visual art, and drama. The course will focus on the study of the ways that the arts creatively express self-understanding, cultural environment, and aesthetic values from ancient to modern times. Each excursion will enhance the student's understanding of artistic styles presented in class.
Souvenirs & other personal purchases (e.g. coffee, clothing, etc.)
IDS 250 (1-3)
IDS 297 (3)
IDS 397 (3)
MUS 241 (3)
MUS 399 (3)
UHC 350 (3)
Maximum Credit Hours: 3
Dr. Amy Muchnick
Pre-Departure Meeting Dates
Pre-Departure Meeting Topic
March 18-May 9
8 weeks/50 minute lectures
Hyde Park walk, Brompton Oratory, Royal Albert Hall. Albert Statue, Group dinner at local pub.
Ticket Booth, Trafalgar Square, Big Ben, Westminster Abbey, Parliament, West End Show.
St. Paul’s Cathedral, Lunch at Borough Market, Southwark Cathedral
Shakespeare’s Globe: Romeo and Juliet, cross London Bridge, Tower of London.
Portobello Road Market, free time, performance at Royal Opera House.
Petticoat Lane Market, Abbey Road, Evening Song/Westminster Abbey.
Courtauld Gallery, Camden Town Market
Concert: St. Martin in the Fields Church
Tate Britain, Parliament Building, Tate Modern, Jack the Ripper Tour
Greenwich tour, Maritime Museum,
London Symphony performance
*Sometimes students go out of town
Financial Aid & Scholarships
Financial Aid and scholarships are only available to currently enrolled MSU students. If you are a visiting student from another institution, you will need to work with your home institution Financial Aid Office to identify any available aid.
The seven colleges at Missouri State University are pleased to announce their respective Study Away Scholarships. A scholarship fund has been established by MSU’s President, International Programs, and the respective college to assist students with their study abroad. Search available college scholarships here!
Other Financial Aid:
Study Away Programs works closely with the Office of Financial Aid to make funding readily available for our study away students. Before students can schedule an appointment with Financial Aid, you must submit an approved STFD Budget Worksheet to Study Away Programs.
Study Away students may be able to use their institutional aid, grants, or loans for their study abroad. Students are encouraged to meet with Financial Aid as soon as possible to plan appropriately for their time abroad. Please request a Study Away Financial Aid Counselor when making an appointment.
Billing & Procedures
Tuition fees are not included in the program fee and will be charged to your University account separately and will be subject to MSU's billing and payment policies.
The program fee will be billed within approximately one week of the application deadline. This fee includes the International Programs Academic Experience Fee.
The program fee is due in full according to the standard program payment deadline (please refer to the "Financial Responsibility, Cancellation, and Withdrawal Policy" signature document). If a student is planning on financial aid to cover some or all program costs, the student must provide documentation to Study Away at least two weeks prior to the program payment deadline.
Students who have not paid the MSU portion of the program fee will be withdrawn from the program and dropped from the course.
MSU students will be billed through their University accounts.
Non-MSU students and program guests must pay through the Study Away storefront.
Cancellation & Refund Policies
If a student withdraws from the program, the participant will be liable for 15% of the total program fee, the International Programs Academic Experience Fee, and any non-refundable purchases made on the participant's behalf.
When the program begins, no refunds will be issued under any circumstances.
All withdrawals must be complete the STFD Program Withdrawal Form with the Program Director's signature to Study Away Programs, Plaster Student Union 209.