Spanish Studies Abroad: Cuba: Spanish Studies Program
Havana, Cuba (Education Abroad Programs Program)
|Homepage:||Click to visit|
|Program Sponsor:||Spanish Studies Abroad|
|Dates / Deadlines:|
|Term||Year||App Deadline||Decision Date||Start Date||End Date|
|Fall Semester||2018||09-APR-2018 **||Rolling Admission||TBA||TBA|
** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
Indicates that deadline has passed
|Class Status:||3rd year, 4th year||Minimum GPA Requirement:||3.0|
|Language Requirement:||2000 level||Open to Non-UVa Students:||No|
|Housing:||Homestay||Language Courses Offered:||Yes|
|Language of Instruction:||Spanish||Credit Type:||Transfer Credit|
|Tuition Payments Made To:||Program Provider||Education Abroad Advisor:||Martha Sadler|
|Application Fee:||Yes||Study Abroad Administrative Fee:||Yes|
|Subject Area:||Art - Art History, Cultural Studies, Film Studies, History, Latin American Studies, Other Languages & Literatures, Spanish|
Spanish Studies Program - Havana, Cuba
Why choose Havana?
The city of La Habana, founded in 1514, and named after a local aboriginal chief, is Cuba’s cosmopolitan capital. Havana was once one of the most prosperous ports, and the third most populous city in the Americas. A beautiful city, with idyllic landscapes, captivating bays, and a rich, diverse culture, Havana is the site for an ideal learning experience.
Spanish Studies Program at Universidad de la Habana
The Spanish Studies Program gives intermediate to advanced Spanish-level students the unique opportunity to take language and content courses designed for international students studying Spanish at Universidad de la Habana, all while benefiting from the cultural guidance, language tools, and academic quality that defines Spanish Studies Abroad.
The goal of the Spanish Studies Program is to guide you to live as a member of this community, while gaining a profound understanding of your surroundings.
In this atmosphere of constant immersion, you will share daily activities with fellow Cuban and international students, whether attending classes or socializing. Courses designed for international students learning Spanish and access to abundant cultural resources, workshops, and activities allow you to more fully integrate into campus life at Universidad de la Habana.
Learn the Language...All classes taught in Spanish by Cuban professors
- Courses designed for international students in a variety of disciplines
- Optional Independent Research Projects.
Visits to locations such as Old Havana, the Museum of the Revolution, Farmers' Markets, grassroots community centers, jazz, salsa and hip-hop concerts, Cienfuegos province, the colonial city of Trinidad, and more!
Spanish Studies Abroad program fees include tuition, room & partial board (homestay with breakfast and dinner provided daily), support of the onsite Resident Director, pre-departure support, laundry, overnight and local study visits, cultural activities, orientation, health insurance, computer access, and a Spanish Studies Abroad transcript. Optional activities are also available through the university.
Successful completion of one semester of intermediate college-level Spanish or the equivalent.
Spanish Studies Abroad
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