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Buenos Aires, Argentina

Student with Argentine flag sign Colorful buildings Students at Iguazy Falls2

Program Provider:
Institute for Study Abroad (IFSA), Bulter University

Duration: 
  • Spring Semester (End February-July)
  • Fall Semester  (End July-Mid December)

Requirements:
  • GPA - 3.0
  • 5 semesters of university-level Spanish

Academics:
  • Argentine Universities Program is an advanced program which allows students to cross-register among four Buenos Aires universities: Universidad Católica Argentina, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Universidad del Salvador, Universidad Torcuato DiTella.
  • All students, regardless of concentration, take the Advanced Spanish and Argentine Culture course designed exclusively for IFSA-Butler students.
  • Each student is matched with a tutor who is trained to help with language and academic questions.

Field Trips and Cultural Events
  • Three-day excursion to a destination such as Colonia, Uruguay; Montevideo, Uruguay, or Rosario, Argentina
  • Music concerts, theatrical productions, rugby and soccer matches, Argentine film screenings, urban biking and canoe trip, tango classes, polo demonstration class, and museum tours.
 Housing:
  • Students will live with a carefully selected Argentine host family. Limit one student per family for maximum cultural and language integration.

Links:
Butler Buenos Aires - Overview
Bulter - Argentine Universities Program


ISA students in classroom La Boca district Iguazu Falls Jesuit Ruins

 

Program Provider: 
Buenos Aires, Argentina (ISA)

Duration:
  • Spring Semester  (Late January – Late May)
  • Fall Semester (September – December)

Requirements:
  • Cumulative GPA – 2.5
  • Designed for intermediate level Spanish students.

Academics:
  • Intermediate, high intermediate and advanced language classes offered.
  • Many content courses for international students available.
  • Very strong in language acquisition courses.
  • Courses are taught by University of Belgrano faculty.
  • ELAP, Experiential Learning Abroad Programs, is a division of ISA created to increase learning beyond the classroom.  ELAP connects students with the community through partnerships with hundreds of non-profit s, medical clinics, schools, and businesses.  This is an optional internship and costs are not included in SUA study abroad program. 
 
Field Trips:
  • 3 or more excursions
  • Possible field trip locations include; Iguazu Falls on the Argentina/Brazil border, the popular riverside retreat of El Tigre, and the Argentine gaucho town of Dia de Campo.
  • Argentine history revolves around Western European immigrants whose influences can be seen all throughout the city in its architecture, art, and style.
Housing:
  • Home stay with an Argentine family
  • 2 meals per day provided Mon through Sat
  • Allowance for lunches provided by SUA

 Links:
ISA-Buenos Aires
ISA- Buenos Aires Study Abroad Video

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