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Study Abroad Programs at City College

CCNY Winter Program Buenos Aires, Argentina


Caminito_Farolito

WINTER 2016

Dates: January 2 - 26, 2016

Credits: 3 - 6


Buenos Aires is one of the great Latin American cities with cultural and artistic venues. Argentina is a multicultural country with significant European influences. This offers students the chance to experience a rich and unique urban lifestyle. Argentina combines cosmopolitan features with uniquely local forms of sociability. Studying in Buenos Aires allows you to immerse yourself in a new culture and cuisine while enhancing your language skills. Students will be exposed to the broader regional and trans-national Latin American culture of the 21st century.

Courses

UNTREF offers a variety of courses in Spanish language and electives taught in English.  Choose three to six credits from the list below:

  • Human Rights in Argentina- 3 credits
  • Cultural History of Argentina and Latin America - 3 credits
  • Neoliberalism and New Social Movements- 3 credits
  • Spanish as a Second Language - 3 credits

Classes are held Monday thru Friday (1 morning session & 1 afternoon session daily). All field trips, tango lessons, and excursions will take place after classes have ended for the day.
 
Field trips include: Tour of Buenos Aires, Espacio de la Memoria, Sede de Madres & Plaza de Mayo, Evita Museum, Fundación Jorge Luis Borges, excursion and barbeque at a traditional Argentine Gaucho ranch, and CGT - Central de Trabajadores

You must apply and register through the CCNY Study Abroad Office.  Online registration will not be available.  Participants will transfer 3-6 credits in Spanish from UNTREF.  The course and credit  will appear on your transcript.

Important Dates (mandatory meetings):

- Interview with Study Abroad: October 28th, 29th, 30th
- Pre-Departure Orientation: Friday, November 6th at 12:00pm
- Deadline for payment of Program costs and CUNY-Tuition: Monday, November 23rd
- Deadline for all Application Materials: Friday, October 30th

Costs

Application Fee: $300.00

CUNY Tuition: 3 - 6 Credits

Program Cost: $1,410.00

Airfare: TBA