Academic benefits of studying at King’s College London – Elizabeth Franclemont

My decision to study abroad at King’s College was a multi-faceted one and was heavily tied to the uni’s wide array of classes, societies, and clubs. As an American Culture Studies major, I knew that I wanted to take advantage of learning about American culture in a new environment to broaden my viewpoint beyond an American perspective. Continue reading “Academic benefits of studying at King’s College London – Elizabeth Franclemont”

Width vs Depth – Daniel Erasmus

In the US, I major in English and Economics. I count myself lucky to have experienced the liberal arts system, which has allowed me to explore all my academic interests. However, in coming to King’s, I suspected that width could potentially come at the cost of depth. While British undergraduate degrees seem to have less scope than their American counterparts, I believed they would allow for more thorough analysis and include modules set in a deeper
context within their respective fields. With this in mind, I wanted my time at King’s to supplement the range of my liberal arts training with new academic rigor. Continue reading “Width vs Depth – Daniel Erasmus”