Accra and Kumasi, Ghana: Social Transformation and Cultural Expression (SIT)

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Affiliated Program Type: Group

Duration:

  • Fall
  • Spring

Academic Focus:

  • Africana Studies
  • Anthropology
  • Art Studio
  • Film Studies
  • Globalization Studies
  • International Affairs
  • Philosophy
  • Peace and Justice Studies
  • Religious Studies
  • Sociology
  • Theatre Arts
  • Women,Gender,and Sexuality Studies
  • Writing

Language of Instruction: English

Language Study: Twi

Eligibility Requirements: 2.5 GPA; Sophomore status when applying.

Full-time Course Load: 16 CREDITS

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

Mandatory Coursework: Intensive Twi Language Study (3 credits), Transformation and Cultural Expression (3 credits), Visual and Performing Arts in Ghana (3 credits), Research Methods and Ethics (3 credits), and Independent Study Project (4 credits).

Gettysburg Pre-requisites: None

Living Arrangements: Home Stays