Students must have completed at least one Spanish foundational course at the 300-level
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.
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.
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
A full description of the program costs and bill procedures is described in the budget sheet at the top of this page
Students will be charged regular Emory tuition for participation in the program