As an undergraduate, gaining knowledge and experience in the field of law can be a challenging task. CIEE’s Legal Studies program in Madrid offers the chance to improve your Spanish, while examining the relationships between law, political science, and human rights in the capital of Spain. Through coursework offered in English and Spanish, language tutors, site visits, a legal studies internship, and volunteer opportunities, you’ll gain new perspectives, develop skills in critical analysis, and acquire unique, professional, international experience. Study abroad in Madrid and you'll: - Take regular university courses in law and political science with Spanish undergraduate law students - Through CIEE courses, extend your knowledge of the Spanish, EU and U.S. legal systems - Continue learning outside the classroom through activities such as visits to Spanish courts, government institutions, and other sites of interest for students interested in legal studies
Avenida General Milton Taváres de Souza, 171 - Gragoatá, Niterói - RJ, Brazil
This January, explore the business world and experience life in Brazil, the largest economy in Latin America. Join CIEE in lively Rio de Janeiro for our January Business and Culture program. You’ll get an insider view of what it’s like to do business here through classes and meetings with professional and cultural organizations. And you’ll experience a world-famous city known for its natural beauty, celebrations, and beaches. Study in Brazil and you will: -Go on excursions that will give you an overview of the geographic, cultural, and economic diversity in Rio and coastal Brazil -Join faculty for visits to businesses and corporate headquarter offices -Visit national museums and historical neighborhoods, attend soccer matches, and explore Rio’s rich and diverse arts culture -Grow familiar with the fascinating socio-political landscape of Rio and Brazil by meeting community leaders, participating in community engagement activities such as teaching basketball in Rio´s favelas, learning to play soccer, or working in a community garden
300 Fore Street, United States
Immerse yourself in the richness and complexity of West African politics in two of the region’s most politically active countries. First, see how activism and governance are defined and demonstrated in Ghana, the first African country to achieve independence. Then, gain a deeper understanding of the components of a stable democracy – from history to influences of religion and politics – in Senegal. Along the way, you’ll compare and contrast the successes and challenges of both political landscapes.