International Studies

Faculty-Led Short-Term Study Tours

Cuba: New World Spanish Culture & Language

Students study Spanish language and civilization in Cuba. Language classes are held at the José Martí Studies Center in the mornings. Participants stay in Havana with day trips to museums, Varadero, and an overnight in Santa Clara.

Various scenes from Cuba

Various scenes from Cuba

Course: SPN123PDF document 3 credits*
Instructor: Christine Esperson
Approx. Dates: January 3–15, 2016
*Estimated cost: $3,000 (plus tuition and roundtrip airfare Boston to Miami)

Prerequisite: Some background in Spanish. Matriculated students may be eligible for financial aid and/or scholarships.

 

Arabic Language & Culture

This Arabic immersion study tour to Marrakech, Morocco benefits students at all levels: beginner, intermediate, and advanced. Participants stay in a historic riad (inn), take morning Arabic classes at the IGO Morocco Institute, attend cultural events, and participate in regional field trips.

Various scenes from Marrakech, Morocco

Various scenes from Marrakech, Morocco

Course: ARB122PDF document 3 credits*
Approx. Dates: To be announced
*Estimated Cost: $2,500 (tuition included) plus airfare

Note: Dates and costs are subject to change.

 

French Language & Culture

This two-week French immersion study tour to Montpellier, France benefits students at all levels: beginner, intermediate, and advanced. Participants stay in a private room with a French host family, share breakfast and dinner with them, take morning French classes at the Institut Linguistique Adenet, attend cultural events, and participate in regional field trips.

Various scenes from Montpellier, France

Various scenes from Montpellier, France

Course: FRN122PDF document 3 credits*
Instructor: Lore De Bower
Approx. Dates: To be announced
*Estimated cost: $2,500 (includes tuition) plus airfare

 

India & Dubai (UAE) Cultural Study Trip

On this international study tour to south Asia and the southeast end of the Arabian Peninsula, participants will study comparative economic systems and be introduced to the cultures of UAE and India. The trip includes visits to cultural sites and historic monuments in Dubai, Delhi, Jaipur, Agra, Chandigarh, Rishikesh, and Haridwar. Participants will attend economic presentations and work on collaborative projects at the Dubai Economic Council and institutions in India and share in cultural exchange with local people. The study tour includes accommodation in hotels, transportation by private coach, and all meals.

Various scenes from India and Dubai

Various scenes from Dubai and India

Proposed Course: ECO122 3 credits*
Instructor: Dr. Virender Gautam
Approx. Dates: To be announced
*Estimated cost: $3,100 (includes tuition and airfare)

Note: Dates and costs are subject to change.

 

Italian Language & Culture

This two-week Italian immersion study tour to Florence, Italy benefits students at all levels: beginner, intermediate, and advanced. Participants will be accommodated in the homes of host families with half board (breakfast and dinner), take morning Italian classes at Language Institute, attend cultural events, and participate in regional field trips.

Various images from Florence, Italy

Various scenes from Florence, Italy

Course: ITL122PDF document 3 credits*
Approx. Dates: To be announced
*Estimated Cost: $2,400 (includes tuition) plus airfare

 

Semester Abroad

Cape Cod Community College supports students in earning credit while spending a semester, summer, or intersession abroad through accredited programs such as College Consortium for International Studies (CCIS), CISabroad, Academic Programs International (API), or SEA Semester.

For more information and applications for study tours and semester abroad programs, please contact:

Lore Loftfield De Bower
Phone: (508) 362-2131 x4456
E-mail: ldebower@capecod.edu