AIFS Study Abroad: A Journey into Spanish Life and Culture (Summer Traveling Program)
Travel in Salamanca, Estepona, Mallorca and Barcelona earning 3 credits with AIFS. A Journey into Spanish Life and Culture is a celebration of Spain, its language, diverse regions, traditions, history, landscape, food and art. Credit for this program is issued by the prestigious University of Salamanca.
Spend 4 nights in Salamanca, 3 nights in Estepona, 3 nights in Mallorca and 3 nights in Barcelona. The program includes day trips that will deepen your understanding of Spanish life. You'll visit Granada to see the Alhambra Palace and Generalife Gardens, and you'll enjoy an excursion to Figueres to visit the Dalí Theatre-Museum.
You'll stay in student residences and hotels with all meals included. Cultural and social activities include walking tours and visits to monuments and places of significance in the history and culture of Spain. Ample free time for exploring on your own is also included in the itinerary.
Tour the remarkable nation of Spain this summer with AIFS!
Earn credits through a wide variety of courses when you study in beautiful, historic Florence at Richmond University. You’ll have the option to live in a homestay or in a student apartment as you experience many social and cultural activities, such as trips to local art galleries, an Italian cooking class, and visits to the local museums. Enjoy trips to Rome, Siena and Venice, immersing yourself in the Italian culture. Volunteer and internship opportunities are also available. AIFS in Florence includes a one-week orientation before the semester begins so students can acclimate themselves to Italian language and culture. Fall semester students attend orientation in the beach-side town of Pietrasanta, while spring semester students attend orientation in Rome. A for-credit International Internship Program (IIP) is also available, in which students take a 2-week Intensive Language Preparation course worth 2 credits. In the spring semester, a Fashion Management and Marketing Program is also offered. Volunteer opportunities are available and interested students can enhance their volunteer work with a for-credit Service Learning and Active Citizenship course. Please refer to our website for term-specific program details!
Prague is a picturesque yet modern city. Its collection of Gothic, Baroque and Renaissance architecture makes it one of the most beautiful cities in Europe. Explore the castles and cathedrals, discover landmarks of music and literature, and learn about the fascinating history of Prague and central Europe. AIFS offers two different programs in Prague: the Central and Eastern European Studies Program (CESP) at the University of Economics, as well as the Traditional Academic Program at Charles University.In both locations, there are an Internship Programs available to academic year and semester students, which can be found in various fields of interest such as advertising and PR, sales and social institutions. Volunteer opportunities such as working with Czech NGOs or teaching English are also available at both locations. Please refer to our website for term- and program-specific details.