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Cochabamba, Bolivia - Multiculturalism, Globalization, and Social Change (SIT) (not available Spring 21) - Click here for more info

Affiliated Program Type: Group

Duration:

  • Fall
  • Spring

Academic Focus:

  • Anthropology
  • Economics
  • Environmental Studies
  • Globalization Studies
  • History
  • International Affairs
  • Latin American Studies
  • Philosophy
  • Pre-Health Professions
  • 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; 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: Late August through mid-December or late January through mid-May.

Mandatory Coursework: Quechua Language OR Spanish for Soc Sci (3 credits), Hist and Contemp Social Change (3 credits), Well Being and Resilience in Andean and Amazonian (3 credits), Research Methods and Ethics (3 credits), and Independent Study Project (4 credits).

Gettysburg Pre-requisites: Spanish majors/minors or students intending to major or minor in Spanish must have completed Spanish 301; All students must meet with the program representative in the Spanish Department, Professor Alvaro Kaempfer, prior to applying.

Living Arrangements: Home Stays

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