Program Details

This immersion experience is built around classroom and community interactions. Students will participate in class discussions, presentations, community interactions and visits to local sites related to health as well as talks by guest speakers. Additiona
Location:
Turrialba, Costa Rica
Program Type:
Study Abroad
Degree Level:
Undergraduate
Term:
Summer

Program Overview

Program Description:
This four week, one course program will develop advanced Spanish language skills and introduce students to key issues surrounding community health in Costa Rica.

This immersion experience is built around classroom and community interactions. Students will participate in class discussions, presentations, community interactions and visits to local sites related to health as well as talks by guest speakers. Additional cultural activities and field trips will deepen students’ knowledge of the community and cultural understanding. Assessment is based on language and content of written and oral projects. Prerequisite: Spanish 204 or equivalent (4th semester Spanish/Advanced Intermediate).

Setting Description:
This program is located in central Costa Rica in the town of Turrialba. Students will stay with local families in Turrialba which will help enrich their linguistic and cultural experience. Families will provide three meals per day and laundry options.

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