Costa Rica Study Abroad Program 2018
Immerse yourself in Spanish language and Costa Rican culture in Heredia, Costa Rica, the “City of Flowers.” Practice your Spanish with your Costa Rican host family, study at a Costa Rican language school, and travel to explore the natural beauty and biodiversity in the surrounding cities and national parks.
SPAN 2065/The New Urban Jungle of Costa Rica: Growth and Expansion
(Fulfills HU & DC requirements)
This course has both a culture and a language component. In the culture component, students will investigate the various influences that have made Costa Rican urban growth among the most rapid in the Central American region. This portion of the course is taught in English. In the language component, students will develop their Spanish-language skills during classes at a local language school.
- Heredia, Costa Rica
- San José
- Manual Antonio
- Volcán Arenal
- Monteverde Cloud Forest
May 4 to May 21, 2018
Program begins on campus prior to departure date. On-campus dates TBA.
Brian Hunter, Spanish