Upcoming Study Tours

Europe 2017 Study Tour

Date: May 8- June 2

Study Tour Itinerary

Contact Person: Pedro Navia


Description:
Students will be visiting important historical sites, museums, cathedrals, traditional neighborhoods, and academic institutions as part of the cultural immersion. Also, they will attend presentations and lectures from guests. Speaking Spanish during the trip will be required in order to improve language skills and develop proficiency. Special attention will be given to the notorious evidence of Roman, Greek, and Arabic influence over the Hispanic culture. Also, an important connection will be made between Spain and Latin America and the USA.

Participating students will register for the following courses taught in the trip:

SPAN 426 Contemporary Spain (3 credits)

INLS 400 Topics in WesternEurope Culture, Music, Art, and Literature (3 credits)

INLS 478 Study Tour: Western Europe (0 credits)

French 2017 Study Tour

Date: May 8-29 2017

Contact Person: Sonia Badenas

 

Description:
The study tour is intended to provide experience to students in aspects related to Francophone culture from its origins until the present time. It also focuses on history, art, culinary traditions, economy and politics of the different countries visited. The study tour includes lectures from teachers and guests, visits to important sites such as museums, art galleries, business companies, Cathedrals, International Organization´s offices, natural landmarks and ruins of important roman cities. A strong focus on French language communication will be placed as students will be involved in settings where the language is spoken.

Participating students will register for the following courses taught in the trip:

FREN 430-040 Contemporary French Culture & Society (3 credits)

INLS 495-040 Topics in Culture, Music, Art, and Literature (3 credits)