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  • Locations: Aegina, Greece; Athens, Greece; Berlin, Germany; Delphi, Greece; Hydra, Greece; Mycenea, Greece; Olympia, Greece; Paros, Greece
  • Program Terms: Spring Break
  • Restrictions: Elmhurst applicants only
  • Budget Sheets: Spring Break
  • Dates / Deadlines
Fact Sheet:
Language of Instruction: English Housing Options: Apartment
Program Type: EC Program
Class Eligibility:
All
Academic Area:
Education, Kinesiology
Language Courses Offered:
No
Internships:
No
Service-Learning:
No
Program Description:
A NEW INTERDISCIPLINARY COURSE WITH
INTERNATIONAL TRAVEL


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EDU 380 / KIN 380: “PLAY, SPORT AND PEDAGOGY IN ANCIENT GREECE”
ECIC AoK Historical Analysis.   ECIC Tagged for Intercultural Global Engagement & Experiential Learning Credit [Text Box:]
  • Enroll in Elmhurst College’s EDU 381 / KIN 380 for SPRING TERM, 2017
    Course begins SPRING TERM, 2017
    Thursday evening class: 6:00-8:30 p.m.
    Experience the Wonders of “ANCIENT GREECE” during Spring Break, 2017; March 15th - 25th.
 
 
Travel to Greece: March 15th – 25th, 2017
How much will it cost?   Approximately $3,700 
            Initial deposit due by Oct 1, 2016:      $ 500.00
             First payment due by Nov.15, 2016:    $1,600.00
             Final payment due by Dec 15, 2016:    $1,500.00

What will we learn, do and see in Greece?
A 11 day travel experience to Greece is included in the course. Under the direction of experienced faculty from Elmhurst College and the University of Indianapolis, Athens Campus; students will travel to the Acropolis and the Ancient Angora, visit elementary and tertiary schools in Athens; participate in organized field trips to the birthplace of the Ancient Olympics; the Temples of Zeus and Hera, visit Delphi and Apollo’s Sanctuary for the Oracle. A ferry tour to three Greek Islands in the Saronic Gulf (Aegina, Hydra, & Poros) is also planned. Students will explore local museums, historical sports sites and the Plaka area in Athens and enrich their minds with the art, literature, culture, mythology, sport and athletics that defined Ancient Greece.




For further Information contact:
Dr. Mick Savage (KIN): micks@elmhurst.edu  Ph #:  630-617-6488  
Dr. Therese Wehman (EDU): theresew@elmhurst.edu   Ph #: 630-617-3231

 

Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring Break 2017 12/01/2016 ** Rolling Admission 03/15/2017 03/25/2017

** 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.