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African Drum & Dance Study Abroad (ThisWorldMusic/UMass)

Locations

Ghana: Accra, Cape Coast and 2 other cities

Term

Winter, Summer

Dates

Summer: July 5–27, 2017 | Winter: December 28, 2016 – January 9, 2017

Degree Level

Undergraduate

Minimum Education

High School

Subject Areas

  • African Studies
  • American Studies
  • Anthropology
  • Art & Fine Arts
  • Arts
  • Culture
  • Dance
  • Environmental Studies
  • Ethnic Studies
  • Music
  • Music - Vocal Performance

Cost in US$:

Summer: USD 3,650 / Winter: USD 2,450

Program Fees Include:

– UMass credit (undergraduate or graduate)
– All accommodations
– Most meals and bottled water
– 20-40 hours of studio instruction
– Automatic, complimentary enrollment in West African Rescue Association, a private air/ground ambulance
– Complimentary use of international mobile phone
– All major in-country transport
– Select cultural events

Experience Required

no

This Program is open to

Worldwide Participants.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Dormitory
  • Other

Participants Travel

in Groups

Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups of 15

Application Process Involves

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

Typically The Application Process Time is

2 weeks