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Winter Break with Professor Djazaerly to Paris and Madrid

The Eiffel tower and Puerta de Alcalá

Program Dates: January 4, 2020 - January 14, 2020

IDIS 2550: Art and Culture Abroad, 3 Credits

This course, offered during January 2020, will allow students to develop an understanding of the forces that shaped French and Spanish cultural histories and how political/economic factors impact artistic creativity.

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Estimated Cost of Program:


Price includes: airfare, accommodations, on the ground transportation, health/safety resources/orientation, admission fees to museums, some meals, health insurance, etc.

Price does not include: GCE Winter Course Fees, personal expenses

Payment Schedule:

Payment #1(October 1, 2019)

$150.00 (non-refundable)

Payment #2 (October 25, 2019)


Payment #3: (November 15, 2019)


*Prices and dates are subject to change

Payments will be charged to student’s accounts and can be paid online or at Student Accounts in the Anthony Building

Sample Itinerary:

Saturday, January 4: Arrive to Paris, Airport Pickup, Health and Safety Orientation, Walking Tour, Welcome Dinner
January 5: Walking Tour of the Latin Quarter focusing on medieval Paris, D'Orsay Museum
January 6: Versailles
January 7: Walking tour of Paris focusing on 17th and 18th Centuries, Arc de Triomphe
January 8: The Louvre Museum
January 9: Depart for Spain, airport pickup, neighborhood walking tour
January 10:  Royal Palace of Madrid
January 11: Day trip to Toledo, visit the Cathedral, Church of Santo Tome (Burial of Count Orgaz), Barrio Judío with Santa Maria La Blanca Synagogue
January 12: Prado Museum
January 13: Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum
Tuesday, January 14: Return to Boston 

For more information, please contact the Office of International Education at

For more information from Professor Djazaerly please email