** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
Area of Study:
African American Studies, Anthropology & Sociology, Area Studies, Biology, Education, History, International Studies, Philosophy, Political Science, Urban Studies
Through this combination of theory and practice, students become participants in, rather than mere observers of, this dynamic environment and gain a comprehensive understanding of the evolving story that is South Africa.
In South Africa you will:
Acquire a greater understanding of issues around several topics in contemporary South Africa including economics, health, politics, the environment, etc., and how these issues inform the discourse on poverty and development and their relationship to globalization
Develop and use specific Afrikaans or isiXhosa vocabulary necessary for community engagement activities and courses
Choose from a host of quality community engagement opportunities
Explore various points of interest in and around Cape Town and the Western Cape Province