Honors In London
Immerse yourself in one of the world’s great capitals with Houghton’s honors semester in London. Spend the spring semester of your first year abroad with experienced faculty and a group of thoughtful and motivated friends: reading great texts from Martin Luther to contemporary philosophy and social theory, studying art and architecture from Da Vinci to the latest conceptual art, and interacting with a city that draws from every corner of the globe.
The London curriculum focuses on the origins and development of the modern west. After an intense season of personal and academic development you will reach a better understanding of yourself and your world as you study the development of modern culture and society. You will sharpen your analytical and writing skills, positioning you for a richer college experience and an influential life beyond college. You will gain the confidence that comes from navigating cosmopolitan London with your friends and mentors and getting to know the people around you. You will come back to campus better prepared to engage the culture around you and will more fully understand what it means to be a follower of Christ in the 21st century.