CIEE Language & Culture Program in Dakar, Senegal

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CIEE Language & Culture Program in Dakar, Senegal

Live and study African culture and develop skills in French and Wolof, a regional Sub-Saharan African language, in one of the most developed, democratic – and friendly – nations in the region. On CIEE’s Language and Culture program, you’ll immerse yourself fully in the culture by living with a Senegalese family and participating in an important fieldwork project. If you’re ready to seize the opportunity, Senegal and CIEE are ready for you. Study abroad in Dakar and you'll: - Choose from a variety of courses in African studies, development studies, anthropology, and sociology - Live with a Senegalese family that will provide strong cultural immersion - Participate in African art, dance, and music and engage in community service and/or an internship - Visit Gorée Island, Toubab Dialaw, Saint Louis, and the Sine-Saloum region; learn during a rural stay with a local host family, or Peace Corps or NGO staff

Subjects

  • African Studies
  • Culture
  • French
  • Education
  • Religious Studies
  • International Law
  • Internship Programs
  • Public Health
  • Literature
  • Foreign (Non-English) Languages And Literature
  • Gender Studies
  • Sociocultural Anthropology
  • Anthropology
  • Development Studies
  • Economics
  • Environmental Studies
  • History

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