DCP Study Abroad Info Session Hosted by Alpha Rho Chi
UF DCP hosts a considerable amount of study abroad op>ons to our students to help provide a more dynamic and global perspec>ve for our students.
DCP’s Programs UF in East Asia (Summer C) UF in Vicenza (Fall or Spring Semester) UF in Guadalajara (Summer C) UF in Paris (Summer A) Paris Landscape Architecture Program (Fall Semester) • UF in Lippe Interior Design Program (Summer A or A2) • • • • •
The Facts -‐ UF in East Asia •
Program general schedule: Summer A: 6 weeks of travel and joint studio in China at the Chongqing School of Architecture Summer B: 2 weeks of extended studio in Gainesville, FL
Program website: hVp://uf-‐china.dcp.uﬂ.edu/
Faculty: Dr. Hui Zou, Prof. Albertus Wang
Courses: For undergraduate students -‐ Studio—6 credits East Asian Architecture Seminar—3 credits
Enrollment: 20-‐24 students
EAST ASIA STUDY ABROAD PROGRAM
The Program (2012) • Summer C • Hong Kong, Shenzhen, Chongqing, Beijing, Shangri-‐La
Exploring East Asia • Sketching • Joint Studio Project (3 weeks in Chongqing) • Exit paper on a topic of your choice • Tons of traveling, ﬁrm tours, fun ac>vi>es
Some of the projects visited…
– Professor Zou • email@example.comﬂ.edu
– Professor Wang • firstname.lastname@example.org
The Facts – UF in Vicenza •
Program general schedule: 4 months living in Italy with trips throughout Italy, to Spain, and to Switzerland 1 full week and a number of free weekends for personal travel
Program website: hVp://soa.dcp.uﬂ.edu/dcpsoa/vicenza
Faculty: Lisa Wong, Alfonso Perez-‐Mendez
Courses: VIA Italian Language and Culture – 3 credits Architectural Theory 2 – 3 credits Architectural Design 7/8 – 6 credits Sketching – 3 credits
Vicenza Study Abroad Program
Vicenza Study Abroad Program
The Vicenza Ins>tute of Architecture gives you the opportunity to spend four months in this city, surrounded by the Renaissance masterpieces of Andrea Palladio and within the reach of many Carlo Scarpa designs. Being in Italy also gives you an ease of access to prac>cally any loca>on around Europe for fairly cheap prices.
The program is designed to allow the students to roam, whith a calendar that purposefully designates half the three-‐day weekends and week break along the semester designed for student travel. Some notable trips are also included with the class and professors, such as Switzerland (Vals, Bellinzona, and other smaller towns), Rome, and Barcelona.
Smaller day trips include Venice, Verona, and quick trips in and around Vicenza and the Veneto region. This is an amazing opportunity to visit great buildings, both old and modern, and to connect with a diﬀerent culture! Visit the Venice Biennale! (every other year Is architecture)
The Facts – UF in Mexico •
Program general schedule: Summer A – write a paper Summer B – 3 weeks in Mexico followed by a 3 week intensive studio in Gainesville, FL.
Program website: hVp://soa.dcp.uﬂ.edu/dcpsoa/preserva>on-‐ins>tute-‐caribbean
Faculty: William Tilson, Alfonso Perez-‐Mendez
Courses: Design 7 or 8 – 6 credits Poe>cs of Climate and Construc>on – 3 credits
The trip includes several visits to ﬁrms in Mexico City, and a mul>tude of cultural experiences. You begin in Guadalajara for about 10 days, then visit Mexico City for 4-‐5 days, and you return to Guadalajara for another 6-‐7 days Basic sketching while abroad
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Then the work really begins when everyone is back to Gainesville for the studio work. There are 3 weeks of studio in Gainesville that takes place every day to ﬁnish the project There are readings and a paper for the elec>ve that relate directly to the project that is taking place in the studio.
The Facts – UF in Paris •
Program general schedule: 2 week program during May intercession (before Summer classes begin)
Program website: hVp://gsoa.dcp.uﬂ.edu/main/categories/parisstudies
Faculty: Nancy Clark
Courses: Architecture of Paris – 3 credits
The Architecture of Paris Program
A combina>on of guided tours and self-‐discovery the architecture of Paris gives you an insight to the beauty of this city of varying architecture. Your fortnight journey is chronicled through your own sketchbook which comprises most of the coursework along with some research and presenta>on of a couple buildings.
Nancy Clark has set up a series of guided tours that vary from the Maison De Verre to the French Na>onal Library along with tours of French architecture ﬁrms such as Jean Nouvel and Renzo Piano. Discover the majesty of this city as you walk its streets and experience its architecture.
The Facts – Paris Landscape Architecture Program •
Program general schedule: One full semester in Paris with addi>onal trips to Spain and other parts of France.
Program website: hVp://dcp.uﬂ.edu/landscape/academics/study-‐abroad/paris
Faculty: Mary G. Padua, Terry Schnadelbach
Courses: Design Studio – 6 Credits French Language – 3 Credits French Culture and History – 3 Credits
Paris Landscape Architecture Program
The Department of Landscape Architecture oﬀers the chance to study abroad in none other than Paris, France. The city of lights oﬀers both architecture and landscape architecture found nowhere else. The program consists of a studio class that focuses on French designs and the cultural aspects along with a beginning French language course.
The last class consists of touring the city and learning about the history, architecture, and culture. With classes four days a week, enjoying your >me abroad is emphasized much more than school work.
The semester also includes trips to other countries including Spain and other parts of France. From the Eiﬀel Tower, to Versailles, to The Louvre, studying abroad in Paris is an unforgeVable experience to say the least.
The Facts -‐ UF in Lippe •
Program general schedule: – Summer A: May 6, 2013 -‐ May 24, 2013 – Summer A2: May 6, 2013 -‐ June 14, 2013
• Program website: hVp://www.abroad.uﬁc.uﬂ.edu/index.cfm? FuseAc>on=programs.ViewProgram&Program_ID=11309 • Faculty: Candy Carmel-‐Gilﬁlen, carmelcn@uﬂ.edu Courses: Summer A (3 week op>on) • Undergraduates: IND 4940 Design Field Experience (3 UF GPA credits) • Graduates: IND 6941 Design Field Experience (3 UF GPA credits) Summer A2 (6 week op>on) • Undergraduates: IND 4940 Design Field Experience (3 UF GPA credits) IND 4930 Design in Detmold (3 UF Credits) • Graduates: IND6941 Design Field Experience (3 UF GPA credits) IND 5937 Design in Detmold (3 UF GPA Credits)
LIPPE STUDY ABROAD PROGRAM
The Program (2013) • Summer A, A2 2013 • Berlin, Detmold
Highlights • UF students are hosted by German students, further adding to the enjoyment of the program. • Students experience the culture, view magniﬁcent architecture, and take enlightening walking tours in ci>es, including Berlin, Dessau, Potsdam, and Oranienburg. • Create interna>onal project work that can be included as part of design portolio. • Experience mul>ple design ﬁrm and industry tours to understand interna>onal prac>ce.
German Food The Food is here is delectable I had one of these (>ramisu) at every restaurant I went to!
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Rich, natural, uVerly delicious!
Travel, Fun and Projects…
Study Abroad Ques>on & Answer Ask ques>ons and receive informa>on on travel advice, cool places to see, and general >ps for your study abroad experience.
Published on Apr 16, 2013
Published on Apr 16, 2013
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