Academics

EDC 180M Education, History, and Culture in Argentina

Course Description:

Students in this course will explore education, culture, and history in Argentina. They will learn about the education system in the country beginning with introductory lectures by a local (University) Education Specialist.  Students will visit a variety of schools both in the city and in other parts of the country, including: bilingual, bicultural, artistic, traditional, public school, and a public school in a very low socio-economic neighborhood.  Students will take Spanish lessons most days.  They will visit museums, art galleries, and other cultural sites in the country.  A trip to Patagonia will introduce students to even more diverse, regional geography, culture, and education. 

Instructor(s):

Dr. Peggy Thelen

Location(s):

Argentina

Prerequisite(s):

None.

Course Fee:

TBA

Limit:

8