Mombasa, Kenya: Islam and Swahili Cultural Identity (SIT)

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Affiliated Program Type: Group

Duration:

  • Fall
  • Spring

Academic Focus:

  • Africana Studies
  • Anthropology
  • Economics
  • Globalization Studies
  • History
  • Philosophy
  • Peace and Justice Studies
  • Religious Studies
  • Sociology
  • Women,Gender,and Sexuality Studies

Language of Instruction: English

Language Study: Swahili

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 Swahili Language Study (6 credits), Islam and Swahili Cultural Identity (3 credits), Research Methods and Ethics (3 credits), and Independent Study Project (4 credits).

Gettysburg Pre-requisites: None

Living Arrangements: Home Stays