CIEE Summer Ghanaian Studies Program in Legon, Ghana

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CIEE Summer Ghanaian Studies Program in Legon, Ghana

Spend a summer exploring one of the most vibrant countries in West Africa. Through the Summer Ghanaian Studies program you’ll gain an appreciation of Ghana’s rich culture and tradition; learn how slavery, colonization, independence, and Pan-Africanism have influenced the country’s present-day society; and develop a better understanding of Ghanaian people through the academic courses, co-curricular activities, and volunteer projects. Study abroad in Ghana and you will: - Take innovative courses in Ghanaian history, governance, leadership and politics, music, and dance and culture and reproductive health taught by faculty from the premier institute of higher learning in Ghana - Learn firsthand about Ghanaian society through volunteer opportunities at local orphanages, NGOs, schools, and other service organizations - Explore Ghana’s rich history and culture through a series of CIEE excursions to sites including Aburi, Cape Coast, Elmina, and Kumasi - Experience an Intercultural Comparative Experiential weekend trips to another West Arican country and other part of Ghana to get a deeper insight and understanding into West African Cultural Values

Subjects

  • African Studies
  • History
  • Music
  • Dance
  • Culture
  • Health Sciences
  • Government
  • Political Science
  • Development Studies

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