Spanish Language & Culture
Students spend three and half weeks in an intensive Spanish language environment learning about the life and culture in Seville, Spain. Students will stay with host families and complete the course requirement for Spanish 201 at the Center for Cross Cultural Studies in Seville. They will be immersed in all areas of culture during this program, including observing flamenco and eating Spanish cuisine. Students will also have the opportunity to explore various religious and historical sites like the Cathedral and the Alcazar, as well as participate in two excursions to Cordoba and Palos de la Frontera. They will document their experiences in both a written and photo journal, which will be utilized in the reflection course.
Dates: May 29 - June 22 or 23, 2013
Prerequisite: Students must have studied through Spanish 104 and must have a G.P.A. in Spanish of at least a 3.0.
Academic credit: This program, accompanying preparation sessions, and reflection course satisfy the 2 credit GO requirement. Students will also take Spanish 201 (a passing grade will earn 4 additional credits).
Majors of interest: Open to all majors who have taken Spanish though 104, primarily for Spanish 201 students
Application: Students apply online through the “Apps” section on MySU.
Financial aid: Need-based financial aid may be available for students satisfying the GO requirement.
Program Director: Kimberly Kaler, lecturer in Spanish