Department of World Languages & Cultures
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Summer Study in Alicante, Spain
May 26 - June 22, 2012*
Provides an intensive four-week, twenty hours per week program of formal study, and opportunity for an experience of total immersion in Spain's social life, culture and regional customs, in one of its best Mediterranean provinces. Alicante is located on a beautiful bay, at the center of the Costa Blanca, a major seashore resort with a rich and diverse cultural life. No previous knowledge of Spanish is required.
Upon arrival in Alicante, students undergo a two-day session of cultural and academic orientation which includes a placement test. Classes are small–about eight students–and taught by the faculty at the host institution, Colegio Internacional, Instituto de Estudios Hispanicos. Departmental approval needed for registration. Limited space.
The course that goes with this trip is SPA 216: Introduction to Spain’s Society and Culture.
Please call 860-465-0207 with any questions or if you are interested in going on this Global Field Course.
*tentative dates and price, subject to change