London Hamilton

The London Hamilton Program


This is our newest summer program from July 3 - August 1st, where you will take HIST 204 and discover the meaning of the American past, as seen through the lens of the smash hit musical Hamilton.

Program Dates

July 3rd, 2020 - August 1st, 2020

The dates listed above are departure dates from LAX and from the program location back to LAX.

Costs

Tuition: $1,745 per unit

Room & Board: $2,280

Required Vital Documents and Deadlines 

Completed IP Document Submission Form, including the following documents: 

  • Passport Copy: due January 17, 2020
  • Health Clearance Form and Flight Itinerary (for flight exempt students only): due July 15, 2020 
  • Visa Copy (for students requiring a visa only): due July 15, 20202

Course Requirements

4 units required.

Course Offerings

HIST 204 History of the American Peoples (4)

GE: American Experience

As a general education course, History 204 aims to satisfy fundamental goals of a liberal arts education, which includes knowledge about the American heritage and development of skills such as critical and historical thinking in order to interpret the meaning of the American past, as seen through the lens of the smash hit musical Hamilton. This course will consider how the Founding Fathers are perceived today, as well as the legacies of slavery, founding mythology, and celebrity impact America today. 

Faculty-in-Residence 

Dr. James Thomas
Professor of English, Humanities/Teacher Education Division, Seaver College

james.thomas@pepperdine.edu

Office Location: CAC 314

Office Hours: Monday/Thursday: 7AM-8:30AM, 12PM-1:30PM; Wednesday: 8AM-10AM

 

 

Updated: 4.8.2020