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  • Locations: Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Program Terms: Fall, Spring, Year
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Restrictions: Emory applicants only
  • Budget Sheets: Fall, Spring
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Fall 2018 03/01/2018
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07/19/2018 12/01/2018
Year 2018-2019 03/01/2018
05/31/2018 TBA TBA
Spring 2019 10/01/2018
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03/04/2019 07/13/2019
Fall 2019 03/01/2019 ** TBA TBA

** Some programs accept students on a rolling admission basis. Students may be notified prior to this date of acceptance into the program.

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Program Description:

Overview

 

Overview

  • Take classes from a wide range of universities, including Universidad Católica Argentina, Universidad de Beunos Aires, Universidad del Salvador, and Universidad Torcuato di Tella.
  • Options to volunteer with local NGOs and social service organizations.
  • Take classes with fellow degree-seeking students from Argentina.
  • Be paired with an Argentine graduate student to help you navigate the classes and the workload.
  • Only available to advanced level Spanish students (SPAN 300 or above) as all classes are taught in Spanish.
 

Location

 

Location

  • Wander the streets of the 4th most populated city and the 2nd most visited city in the Americas and live alongside the widest river in the world, the Rio de la Plata
  • Visit famous Buenos Aires attractions such as the Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, the Cementerio de la Recoleta, and the Argentine President’s home, La Casa Rosada
  • There are 3 million residents in the city proper, and nearly 14 million in Buenos Aires’ metropolitan area
 

 Dates

Dates

Fall Semester
Mid July to Early December
Spring Semester
Late February to early July
 

Eligibility

 

Eligibility

 
 

Academics

 

Academics

A full course load typically consists of 15-16 credit hours. Students also take the required COPA course in Advanced Spanish and Argentine Culture (pre-approved as SPAN 310). In addition, students choose from a wide array of direct enrollment courses in the Argentine universities in Buenos Aires. All university classes are taught in Spanish and are integrated with full-degree seeking students.

IFSA also provides "concentrations" for the AUP program that allow students to explore a certain topic through suggest coursework options. Two new options discuss question of Human Rights as well as Gender Rights. You can find more information here.

Credit and Grade Translation - IFSA Argentina

For a list of courses offered at the universities, please visit the following website. Select "Academics" and then below select "Online Course Catalogs", there you will find instructions on viewing the course catalogs.

Emory College Study Abroad maintains a list of blanket approved courses. This list specifies how courses taken abroad will transfer back to Emory. PLEASE NOTE: Students may obtain additional approvals for courses that are not currently on this blanket approved list: Blanket Approval List.

Housing

 

Housing

  • Students will stay in homes of Argentine families near the Universities.
  • Students will be provided two meals per day Sunday through Friday and one meal on Saturday by their host family.
 

Cost and Funding

 

Cost and Funding

Unique Funding Opportunities for this Program Include: IFSA Scholarships  
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Program Resources

 

Program Resources



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