Valparaíso, Chile: Cultural Identity, Social Justice, and Community Development (SIT)

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Affiliated Program Type: Group

Duration:

  • Fall
  • Spring

Academic Focus:

  • Anthropology
  • Economics
  • Globalization Studies
  • History
  • International Affairs
  • Latin American Studies
  • Philosophy
  • Peace and Justice Studies
  • Political Science
  • Sociology
  • Women,Gender,and Sexuality Studies

Language of Instruction:

  • English/Spanish
  • Spanish

Language Study: Spanish

Eligibility Requirements: 2.5 GPA; Sophomore status when applying; Previous college-level coursework in the social sciences, sociology, anthropology, and/or gender; Three recent semesters of college-level Spanish or equivalent and the ability to follow coursework in Spanish.

Full-time Course Load: 16 CREDITS

Program Dates: Early September through mid-December or early February through mid-May.

Mandatory Coursework: Spanish for Social Sciences (3 credits), Culture and Society in Contemporary Chile (3 credits), Socio-economic Development in Chile (3 credits), Research Methods and Ethics (3 credits), and Independent Study Project (4 credits).

Gettysburg Pre-requisites: None

Living Arrangements: Home Stays