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Glasgow Summer School - Scotland's Cultural Landscape: National Heritage and the Arts, 16 June - 10 July 2021, UK

Publish Date: Jan 24, 2021

Deadline: Apr 20, 2021

Event Dates: from Jun 16, 2021 12:00 to Jul 10, 2021 12:00


Apply now (applications close 20 April 2021)

The course is open to students who meet eligibility requirements as well as nominated students from the University of Hong Kong and Zhejiang University.

This course is co-hosted by the College of Arts and the Hunterian Museum combining an introduction to contemporary cultural practices with an analysis of their historical, cultural and socio-economic roots. With Scotland as the primary example, the course enables you to

  • study a variety of art forms (theatre, music, dance, visual arts) via trips to performance venues and museums;
  • undertake significant hands-on research with artefacts both at the Hunterian and in Special Collections at the University of Glasgow; and
  • participate in class discussions of theories, methodologies, and interpretation of cultural practices.

The course will also introduce you to contemporary practices of curation, collection and mediation in the iconic Kelvinhall building.


Key facts

Arrival: Wednesday, 16 June 
Orientation period: Thursday, 17 and Friday, 18 June
Classes start: Monday, 21 June
Classes end: Friday, 9 July
Vacate accommodation: Saturday, 10 July

Credits: 12
Tuition fees: £2,730.00 (10% discount from students from partner universities, details below)
Accommodation cost: £488.88

You must be nominated by your home institution. After this, you then apply via the International Summer School online system.


Entry requirements

Entry requirements

  • GPA of 3.0 (or equivalent)
  • you should be currently enrolled at an international higher education institution.

If your first language is not English, you must meet our minimum proficiency level:

  • International English Language Testing System (IELTS) Academic module (not General Training) overall score of 6.0, with no sub test less than 5.5
  • we also accept equivalent scores in other recognised qualifications such as ibTOEFL, CAE, CPE and more
  • check your eligibility

This is a guide, for further information email

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