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Service Learning in Barranquilla, Colombia!

Locations

Colombia: Barranquilla, Cartagena

Program Duration

9-12 Weeks

Term

Summer

Qualifications

This AMIGOS project is special because it is available only to college aged students (18-25) who have interest in taking a course at Universidad del Norte
* Have completed at least two years of high school Spanish or the equivalent
* Passion and interest in anthropology subjects
* Adhere to the AMIGOS Standards of Personal Conduct and Community Behavior
* Meet the General Health Criteria for Participation
* Receive the Required Immunizations

Minimum Education

High School

Languages

  • Spanish

Subject Areas

  • Anthropology
  • Culture
  • Ethnic Studies
  • Service Learning
  • Spanish

Cost in US$:

$6,500

Cost Includes:

  • Written materials abroad
  • Written materials pre-departure
  • Registration fees
  • In-country staff support
  • In-country orientation/Training
  • Pre-departure orientation/Training
  • Language instruction
  • Excursions
  • Emergency evacuation services
  • Medical services
  • Medical insurance
  • Food
  • Housing
  • Travel while in host country
  • International travel

Credit Available

yes

Experience Required

no

Volunteer Types

  • Anthropology
  • Community Development
  • Education
  • Youth
  • Youth Development

This Program is open to

Worldwide Participants.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Home-stays

Participants Travel

Independently or in Groups

Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups

Application Process Involves

  • Online Application
  • Physical Exam/Health Records
  • Phone/Video Interview
  • Written Application

Typically The Application Process Time is

Rolling admission deadlines - Dec. 15, Feb. 15, Ap

Post Services Include

  • Alumni Network
  • Exit Debriefing Abroad