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CISabroad study and intern abroad programs are some of the most affordable, comprehensive program packages available. We also don't cut any corners by offering everything you would expect from an overseas program: tuition, housing, support before, during and after; insurance, excursions, social and cultural activities, and airport pickup - all as the core of our program package. Some programs a...

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Spend a semester or academic year in the classic city of London with AIFS. You’ll earn up to 12 credits through a variety of courses studying at Richmond, the American International University in London. AIFS in London offers a unique academic program. Because of the wide range of degrees offered by Richmond, AIFS students have an array of courses to choose from to help fulfill and complemen...

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Recently named as the most entrepreneurial city in South Africa, Cape Town is the perfect place for a summer internship! With IES Internships, you are guaranteed an unpaid internship placement working up to 40 hours per week in a business or organization that suits your career goals. Build a global network of professional contacts and gain real-world experience all while exploring everything th...

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The Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University makes China accessible to international visiting and exchange students, no matter their study interest. With curriculum all taught in English, 14 academic departments, including science, engineering, culture, design, business, and more  all combined with Chinese language and cultural study and taught by some of Asia's foremost experts  the university is...

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Athena's partner school in Florence, Italy, Lorenzo de' Medici (LdM), is a private institution located among several buildings in the center of this charming Renaissance city. The campus' main building dates back to the 13th century and, before being renovated, was originally a convent and church. Florence was the heart of the Renaissance, and its artistic flair is still tangible. With that ...

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There is something in London for everyone! As a center of design, fine arts, theater, business and politics, London has inspired cutting-edge innovation and creativity for centuries. It is an ideal place for artistic, independent students who would love to live in a vibrant, urban environment. At the University of the Arts, students will have the freedom to explore their artistic passions u...

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Studying abroad is an incredible opportunity to build your resume while you experience the world, learn a new language, and make international friends. As an American university in the historic center of Rome, Italy, John Cabot University allows you to become a part of our international campus community representing 70 countries while you experience the incredible city of Rome. We accept st...

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The Master in Web Development and E-Business program at Czech College equips students with technical, creative, and management skills. The program is designed to be a continuation of the BSC Multimedia- Web Development and E-Business program. The master program enables students to improve their already sound technical skills and also develop managerial and marketing skills. Students are e...

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Go on a holiday and study in one go! Get smarter with a summer course at Marbella Design Academy in southern Spain. Students come from all over the world to Marbella Design Academy. Summer courses are ideal for both the professional or private person looking to add extra skills to their portfolio. Summer courses include Illustrator, Photoshop, 3D Printing, AutoCAD, 3D Max, Photography, InDes...

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Customized group programs provide value to its student participants and institutional partners by focusing on student support, quality college-level academics, enriching customized cultural programming, and guided excursions. London SAE works with your university group leaders to design and customize group programs that offer profound academic and immersion experiences. We combine experimen...

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Study abroad for a semester or an academic year in Argentina through Mente Argentina's flexible, exciting Academic Semester and Academic Year Programs. Study in an Argentine university and obtain academic credit at their home university. Mente Argentina has made agreements with the most prestigious universities in Argentina. We offer individualized pre-departure consulting for each student t...

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Nottingham Trent University believes that the essence of a good art and design education is the combination of dedicated academic staff and supportive technical and administration teams. Match this with great facilities and workshops and you have the perfect place to explore your creativity. Our undergraduate and postgraduate courses stimulate skills in questioning, risk taking and careful t...

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Sage Corps’ semester study abroad program is your chance to not only learn in a foreign classroom setting but also gain incredible professional experience building a company. While abroad, you'll also establish a global professional network. Your semester study abroad will be an amazing cultural experience and may be the ticket to your dream job. For most students, semester study abroad is thei...

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Spanish immersion study abroad & internship program over the summer in northern Spain! This program is ideal for those who truly want to improve their Spanish language skills. Away from the crowds of Americans that flock to more popular destinations like Barcelona, students experience true immersion in the Spanish language, delicious Galician cuisine, fun nightlife, and beautiful beaches. With ...

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Studying Web Design Abroad

As the world heads into a more and more digital age, web technology students are finding themselves in higher demand around the world, for needs that range from behind-the-scenes coding to online web management. Fortunately, this makes studying web design abroad an incredibly accessible opportunity, and one that encourages students to learn new languages (to speak in and to code with). By participating in a web design study abroad program, students can learn new methods of design and ways to make websites more aesthetic, useful, and accessible, all while making new friends and gaining incredibly unique experiences.

Why Study Web Design Abroad

Studying abroad is known for expanding a person’s mind and improving communication skills immensely, and web design majors will no doubt experience this firsthand. Since the world wide web is indeed worldwide, traveling and studying web design abroad will introduce students to new methods of programming, concepts of design, and ways of thinking about how websites are created and optimized with specific users in mind.

Though the majority of coding languages were developed in English speaking countries, and therefore use English code words, a large handful of others use their country’s domestic language. Students will have the chance to experience and learn different coding languages, which will help expand programming knowledge, comfort, and professional adaptability.

In your professional web design career, studying abroad can set you apart from your peers by increasing your familiarity with international web design concepts and experience in the field on a global scale. Employers will be enticed by your interest in traveling and studying web design abroad, as it is an international industry.

Locations

Due to the boom in internet marketing, web design is bigger now than it has ever been. Luckily, this means that no location is off limits for your web design study abroad program. You can tailor your semester to a language you want to learn or landmarks you’ve been yearning to see, or any other specific interest you may have.

In Europe, Italy attracts many web design students. Italy is a world center for art and design prospects and a country where creativity reigns. Web and graphic design are recently blossoming arts in the modern cities of Rome and Florence. Florence is especially prosperous when it comes to web design applications for the fashion industry. Web design study abroad programs in England and Ireland offer English speakers a chance to explore a new country without stepping outside of their language too much. The history and culture around artistic exploration anywhere in the U.K. welcomes all web designers with open arms.

As technology rapidly transforms the region, West Asia is one of the more exciting choices for web design study abroad. For example, Jordan’s capital city, Amman, is home to thousands of technology firms, many specializing in web programming and design. The city’s eclectic mix of modern and ancient will make any web design study abroad program one of a kind.

Famed for its perfect weather, Australia is also a perfect place to study web design abroad. With numerous accredited universities offering web design courses, it’s easy to stay on track with graduation while studying abroad in Australia. Whether in the capital Sydney, or the artistic mecca of Melbourne, Australia is rapidly becoming the “place to be” for technology students.

Web Design Study Abroad Programs

Fortunately, web design curriculum encompasses a broad range of classes, from introductory concepts of design to more advanced computer software courses. Your classes will be tailored to how far along you are in your web design degree program, your familiarity with coding languages and software, and where you choose to study web design abroad.

The basic courses of any web design degree include math, HTML programming, and digital art and design. Those that study web design abroad earlier in their college career can fill their schedules with these prerequisite classes. Universities that don’t offer a stand alone web design major usually still offer computer science or information technology courses that can overlap with your required web design degree courses.

If you study web design abroad later in college, you may have a more limited choices of schools, based on which universities offer the specific courses you are looking for. However, you can always fill your class schedule with general education courses, and many older students find that, with the help of an advisor and a well-coordinated plan, they can arrange an independent study course while studying abroad. Independent studies for web design students typically involve full design and responsibility for a website, from start to finish, with an advisor, either at your home institution or abroad, grading your final project.

Benefits

In a subject as versatile as web design, where your artistic skills can be applied to any kind of website for a variety of subjects and usages and the only requirements are an active internet connection and a keen eye for creativity, studying abroad is a smart decision to make.

  • Redesign Your Education. Web design involves a hefty amount of artistic influence, and travel is well-known to open your eyes to new ideas and make you reassess what you thought you knew about art. Those that study web design abroad will find themselves exposed to new methods of design, allowing their creations to be more streamlined, accessible to different kinds of online users, and appealing to an international community.
  • Digital and Diligent. Traveling abroad can also introduce you to the importance of what you’re studying. As the world becomes more connected through the internet, local businesses from around the world depend on websites to become established and make better lives for themselves and their families. Seeing the importance of web design abroad will undoubtedly make you more passionate about your art.
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