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International Development in Ecuador

Ecuador -

Tags: Anthropology Economics Education Environmental Studies Ethnic Studies Gender Studies Government International Studies Latin American Studies Spanish

Description:
MSID seeks to engage students in an environment of reciprocal learning concerning local and global problems with a particular focus on development issues. This program allows anthropology, environmental studies, government, psychology, and other students interested in the theoretical and practical implications of international development and social justice to study firsthand the challenges faced by developing countries. Students gain hands-on experience by participating in a community-based internship. Students are placed in a home stay to facilitate language development and community integration.

Prerequisites:
Applicants must have junior or senior status during the program and have taken at least 4 college-level Spanish courses.

For more information:
http://www.umabroad.umn.edu/programs/americas/msid-ecuador.php


Important Details

Duration and Application Information:
Offering Duration: Year, Semester

Direct admission is not available for this program.

Language(s) of Coursework:
Primary: Spanish

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