Professional Studies and Fine Arts

Professional Studies and Fine Arts

Edinburgh, Scotland: The Creative City

Program Dates

July 15 - August 5, 2018

Department Contact

C.J. Keith


Architecture from 1200-1800, medieval castles, palaces, rediscovered underground vaults, music and performances, ghost walks, spectacular highland scenery, Harry Potter hotspots, fascinating local guides, and explore an all-embracing theatre focus program. Through guided tours, field trips, and first-hand experiences, this program explores the dynamic history and vibrant, colorful culture of Edinburgh and examines key moments in British and Scottish histories in the University of Edinburgh, one of Scotland’s ancient universities. In addition to our lectures and readings. we will view a variety of media including documentary and popular films, performances, podcasts, and music and ponder how they not only reflect, but reinforce, and reframe Scottish and British life and identity. For more information on this program, please attend the informational sessions on Tuesday, November 14 from 4:00-5:00 p.m. or Friday, December 8 from 12:00-1:00 p.m. (both meetings are on the second floor of the Theatre building, in DA 221).

For more information, please contact:

    Giancarlo Taylor
    Director of International Programs
    Professional Studies and Fine Arts
    San Diego State University
    5500 Campanile Drive
    San Diego, CA 92182-4505
    phone: 619-594-0929
    fax: 619-594-6974
    office number: PSFA 223
    email: Giancarlo Taylor

Fall 2017 Office Hours:

    Tuesday, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    Wednesday, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    Thursday, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
        - and by appointment