Advances in Healthcare: Havana, Cuba (High School)
Learn about health policy. Practice Spanish. Witness a changing Cuba.
Gain insight into a vastly different approach to healthcare as you explore the Cuban medical system and its contributions to the field. Cuba, renowned for health outcomes exceeding those of the wealthiest countries, is an ideal place to consider current debates about accessibility and rising costs. Havana, a bustling city of over two million, is a complex mix of people, history, and the arts and offers endless opportunities to explore. Your coursework provides the background on Cuban healthcare and sets the context for afternoon site visits. Outside of class, practice your Spanish language skills during activities with Cuban high school students and discover the intricacies of this beautiful Caribbean island nation.
This program is for students who want to step out of their comfort zone and come to understand Brazil from a local perspective. The basic curriculum is a combination of Portuguese language courses and electives taught in English, but intermediate and advanced students may opt for full immersion by taking direct enroll courses in Portuguese alongside Brazilian peers. Excursions provide insider's access, allowing students to engage with Brazilian society as actors, not spectators. Students of all Portuguese language levels and majors are welcome.
Longing to devote a full semester to photography, study with a master photography educator and live in a city teeming with photographic inspiration? CET Photography students absorb Czech culture and artistic influences and develop their photography portfolio by taking courses--and using cutting-edge resources--at FAMU, the Film and Television School of the Academy of Performing Arts in Prague. The CET Photography program is open to students with academic background in photography.