** If you are applying for an external program, please note the U of A application deadline listed may be different than the external program provider's application deadline.
Study Abroad Advisor:
Bumpers College: Veronica Mobley, College of Architecture & Design: Brian Poepsel, College of Education & Health Professions: Veronica Mobley, College of Engineering: Brian Poepsel, Fulbright College: Katie Sabo, Walton College: Megan Hull
African and Afri Amer Studies, American Studies, Anthropology, Architecture, Community Health Promotion, Education, Health Science, History, Human Development & Family Sci, Humanities, International Relations, Law, Philosophy, Political Science, Social Work, Sociology
Through this combination of theory and practice, students become participants in, rather than mere observers of, this dynamic environment and gain a comprehensive understanding of the evolving story that is South Africa.
In South Africa you will:
Acquire a greater understanding of issues around several topics in contemporary South Africa including economics, health, politics, the environment, etc., and how these issues inform the discourse on poverty and development and their relationship to globalization
Develop and use specific Afrikaans or isiXhosa vocabulary necessary for community engagement activities and courses
Choose from a host of quality community engagement opportunities
Explore various points of interest in and around Cape Town and the Western Cape Province