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SIT: Argentina, Regional Integration, Development, and Social Change
Buenos Aires, Argentina (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Fall,
Spring
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Program Sponsor: SIT/World Learning 
Program Dates &
Deadlines:
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Fact Sheet:
Language of Instruction::
Spanish
Core Program Attributes::
Center-based Program, Research
Minimum GPA::
2.8
Housing Options::
Hostel/Hotel/Guest House
Approved by::
AAP, CALS, ENG, HUM EC, ILR, SHA
Open to::
Junior, Senior
Program Advisor: Alexis Santi
Program Description:

Examine the social and economic development strategies of South America’s Southern Cone countries — Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay, and Uruguay.

signIn this comparative study abroad program, students rapidly improve their Spanish while exploring the current economic and social realities of the countries comprising the Southern Common Market (MERCOSUR). Students visit three of the four MERCOSUR member states during group excursions.

Major topics of study include:
  • Social realities and changing political frameworks in Brazil, Argentina, Paraguay, and Uruguay
  • Theory and development practice from economic, environmental, and human perspectives
  • Latin American integration


Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Approx. Start Approx. End
Fall 2015 03/02/2015
**
Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Spring 2016 10/01/2015 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Programs may fill long before their final deadline. * Recommendation--For SPRING: APPLY in MAY to study abroad the following spring. For FALL/YEAR: APPLY in DECEMBER. Later applications are always welcome, but colleges may need time to process your approval.

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