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Costa Rica Spanish

Date: June 26- July 28, 2018

Cost: $3,880 plus tuition

Total immersion Spanish classes at the University of Costa Rica in San Jose. Homestay with host family and two meals per day and laundry once per week. Round trip airfare from Savannah or Jacksonville to San Jose, CR.  Excursions to Poas Volcano, La Paz Botanical Gardens, Isla Tortuga, Cartago, tours of San Jose, weekend trips with hotel and some meal money to Arenal for zipline, horseback riding through the jungle, rappelling down a waterfall, white water tubing.  Another weekend trip with hotel stay to the Pacific or Caribbean beaches.  Experience the Tico lifestyle and practice Spanish outside of class with the family that hosts you.  Dance to salsa, bachata, merengue, reggaeton and boleros in local clubs.  Enjoy the diverse nature of this beautiful country and sample the local delicacies from various restaurants or local markets.  Learn in small classes at one of the most prestigious universities in Central America.

Courses Offered

SPAN 3520: Spanish Culture
SPAN 1001: Elementary Spanish I
SPAN 1002: Elementary Spanish II
SPAN 2001: Intermediate Spanish I
SPAN 2002: Intermediate Spanish II
SPAN 3031: Spanish Conversation and Composition I
SPAN 3032: Spanish Conversation and Composition II
SPAN 3050: Advanced Grammar and Syntax
SPAN 3060: Advanced Grammar and Syntax for Native Speakers
SPAN 4030: Special Topics
SPAN 4040: Spanish Phonetics

Contact Director

Dr. Ana Torres

Ana.Torres@armstrong.edu

Dr. Bill Deaver

Bill.Deaver@armstrong.edu

NEWS:

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(May 16, 2017) – Armstrong State University Director of International Education Dorothée Mertz-Weigel, Ph.D., has been selected to participate in a Japan Studies Institute Fellowship at San Diego State University from June 5-18, 2017. The two-week Summer Institute will focus on the study of modern Japan and encourages participants to develop strategies for incorporating Japanese studies into courses on their campuses.

Read More Armstrong State University Introduces New Study Abroad Program in Cuba

(March 10, 2017) – Armstrong State University will offer a new study abroad program in Havana, Cuba from July 9-29, 2017. Students will learn about the history, culture and contemporary issues affecting the Communist island nation post-Fidel Castro. The program is open to all Armstrong students, as well as University System of Georgia transient students, and offers a roster of semester credits.

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(October 24, 2016) – Beginning in the spring semester 2017, Armstrong State University will offer a new semester abroad program in Siena, Italy. Students will take classes via Armstrong’s long-time partner, the Dante Alighieri Institute. The 12-week program, which runs from January 22 through April 14, 2017, is open to all Armstrong students, as well as University System of Georgia transient students, and offers a full roster of semester credits.

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