Why should I be interested in Education Abroad?

Education Abroad can help you:

  • Globalize your world view
  • Expand your problem-solving skills and intercultural understanding
  • Prepare you to work in an increasingly diverse and international workplace
  • Enhance your sense of independence and adaptability
  • Gain new insight into the world and yourself
CONTACTS
Department
Prof. Tony Hardin
Chair of the Department of Theatre
tony.hardin@uky.edu
Education Abroad Advisor
Molly McMahon
EA Advisor
molly.mcmahon@uky.edu

What is a Major Advising Page?

Major Advising Pages (MAP) feature education abroad programs that your department thinks are most appropriate for this discipline. Participating in a program featured on this MAP will allow you to complete coursework for your major/minor that has already been approved to transfer.

How do I use this MAP?

Use this MAP to identify programs of interest to you that offer coursework that might fulfill some of your degree requirements or compliment your studies at UK.

Ready to get Started?

As you evaluate the programs on this MAP, consider these important questions.

  • Do you want to complete courses abroad, or prefer completing a research project or internship?
  • Do you want to learn a language or improve your foreign language skills?
  • Would you like to study abroad for a semester, academic year, or a shorter amount of time like a summer or winter?
  • Do you want to study abroad with UK Students, or would you prefer to study alongside local students or other international students?

Highlighted Programs

UK Faculty-Directed

Paris is the classroom in this Honors course that exposes students to the city's artistic treasures, fascinating history, cultural riches and hidden secrets. From Notre Dame to Sacre Coeur, Comedie-Francaise to the Paris Opera, and the Palace of Versailles to Montmartre, students do not merely explore Paris - they make it their own. Students will enroll in HON 352 section 720: Theatre, Art, and Culture in Paris (3 credit hours).
Term: Summer
Language: English

UK Partner

Students who choose to study abroad in Rome with API at the John Cabot University (JCU) in Rome can study a wide variety of disciplines in English. While exploring Rome, you’ll take courses like Introduction to Theatrical Performance, Modern European Drama, Modern American Drama, Modern Italian Drama, as well as many more electives
Term: Academic Year , Fall , Spring , Summer
Language: English
University College Dublin (UCD) combines the excitement of living in Dublin with the convenience of studying at a suburban campus. Dublin is a fun city with one of the youngest populations in Europe. Available courses include Postmodern Theatre, Staging Performance: A Practical Approach, Staging Texts, Beckett in Performance, Shakespeare in Context, and a performance project course.
Term: Academic Year , Fall , Spring
Language: English

UK Direct

As one of England's top universities, the University of Exeter offers a culturally and historically rich backdrop for your studies abroad. The University of Exeter offers a culturally and historically rich backdrop for your studies abroad. Choose between intensive modules: Rethinking Shakespeare: Beyond the Bard or Tolkien on Page and Screen.
Term: Summer
Language: English

UK Exchange

Lancaster University

Lancaster, England

Located in northwest England, 20 miles from the coast and just 2 and a half hours from London by train, Lancaster University is a favorite destination for UK students looking for a semester or academic year exchange to England. Theater and dance modules available at Lancaster include Theatre Techniques, Performance Composition, Applied Theatre Practice (two levels), Performing the Avante-garde, Modern Dance, Music Practice, Postmodern Dance, Cunningham Technique, and more.
Term: Academic Year , Fall , Spring
Language: English

Charles Sturt University

Bathurst, Australia; Port Macquarie, Australia; Wagga Wagga, Australia

Charles Sturt University is a regional university with a network of campuses located throughout New South Wales, Queensland and Victoria. Theatre classes: Theater Production (two-levels), Experimental Performance, Contemporary Theater Practice, Acting & Directing for Performance, Dance Composition & Performance, Experimental Dance, Dance Performance, Dance Theatre, and more.
Term: Fall , Spring
Language: English

Aix-Marseille University

Aix-en-Provence, France

Aix-Marseille University (AMU) is located in Aix-en-Provence, a city of about 150,000 inhabitants in the South of France, between the Mediterranean Sea and the French Alps. The city of Aix-en-Provence is famous for its music festivals, fountains and a pleasant sunny climate. Cezanne's paintings immortalize the beautiful countryside of this region. Two scholarships of $2000 each are available to UK students participating in this exchange in Fall 2019, Spring 2020 or Academic Year 2019-20
Term: Academic Year , Fall
Language: English, French