API at the Universidad de Cadiz in Cadiz

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API at the Universidad de Cadiz in Cadiz

Multidisciplinary Integrated Studies:
The Integrated Studies Program is a great opportunity for the motivated, advanced Spanish speaker who wants to complete their courses in Spanish with local students. Students complete an intensive Spanish language course at the start of the semester and earn 45-90 contact hours (amount of hours available based on enrollment). Students then select their 3-4 courses from the many classes offered by the Universidad de Cádiz.

Hispanic Studies:
The Hispanic Studies Program is a great opportunity for the motivated, intermediate to advanced-level Spanish speaker who wants to complete their courses in Spanish with other American students. Students select from a number of courses in Spanish literature, history, and culture, as well as marketing and international business. 

Hispanic and Multidisciplinary Integrated Studies:
Students in this semester (fall or spring) program have the opportunity to take courses from the Integrated Studies Program (which allows the motivated, advanced Spanish speaker who wants to complete their courses in Spanish with local students), and to also take some of their courses from the Hispanic Studies Program, (which allows students to complete their courses in Spanish with other American students). Courses conducted in English are also available in certain areas of study.

HIGHLIGHTS
Cádiz, founded in approximately 1,100 B.C., is the oldest city in Europe. Surrounded by the sea on three sides, Cádiz is only accessible by the “Puerta de Tierra,” a strip of land that once served as protection from invasion, and now serves as the only entrance into the city. Though many ancient ruins are now covered by the ocean or modern construction, the rich history of Cádiz is evident everywhere. Monuments, cathedrals, palaces, mansions and homes have been restored to add to the modern beauty of the city. Visitors delight in the Catedral Vieja, Catedral Nueva, the Museo Provincial and the Museo Histórico. Cádiz is known for its charm, great seafood, relaxed atmosphere, clean air and warm southern Spanish hospitality. API students can see why people settled here centuries ago, and why they come today to “step back in time” to experience a true southern Spanish lifestyle.

Subjects

  • Spanish
  • Biotechnology
  • Business
  • Chemistry
  • Literature
  • Environmental Studies
  • History
  • Humanities
  • Marine Science
  • Mathematics
  • Medicine
  • Natural Sciences
  • Philosophy
  • Psychology
  • Arabic
  • Marketing, Advertising, Public Relations
  • Spanish Language Literature And Studies
  • Sociology
  • Finance
  • Communications

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For a summary of potential options, see the list below:
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Didn’t see your area of interest listed? Don’t fret! Just contact us and let us know what you are looking for and we can let you know what the options might be.

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