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  • Locations: Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Program Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
  • Restrictions: JHU applicants only
  • Budget Sheets: Fall, Spring
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Notification Start Date End Date
Fall 2019 03/01/2019 ** Varies by program TBA TBA
Academic Year 2019 03/01/2019 ** Varies by program TBA TBA

** Applications must be submitted by 10:00 pm. Study Abroad applicants should note that the deadline indicated here is for Hopkins only; external programs may have earlier deadlines.
Fact Sheet:
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GPA Requirement: 3.0 Housing Type: Homestay
Language of Instruction: Spanish Areas of Study: Humanities, Latin American Studies, Social Sciences, Spanish Language, Spanish Literature, Visual Arts
Program Type: CASA, Hopkins-sponsored Credit Type: Transfer credit (grades do not appear on Hopkins transcript)
Program Advisor: Jessica Mervis Language Prerequisite: Yes
Prerequisites: 5 semesters of college-level Spanish language or equivalent Hopkins Application Fee: $25
Program Description:

The Consortium for Advanced Studies Abroad program in Buenos Aires (CASA Buenos Aires) provides undergraduate students the unique opportunity for full immersion into Argentinian culture and the Spanish language, while receiving credit to apply towards their undergraduate degree, through living and taking courses with local students at one or more of four excellent local universities.

Location | Areas of Study | Dates | Eligibility | Courses and Credits | Cost  | Housing | Application Process | More Information

Hopkins Semester/Year Buenos Aires
The Consortium for Advanced Studies Abroad (CASA)

Buenos Aires - Plaza de Mayo 2
The CASA Buenos Aires program is aimed for students in all academic disciplines with intermediate to advanced Spanish skills (five semesters of college-level Spanish, or the equivalent).

Location

Buenos Aires, Argentina

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Areas of Study

  • Latin American Studies
  • Spanish
  • Humanities
  • Social Sciences
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Dates

Fall: Late July to Mid-December. Deadline: March 1
Full Year: Late July to Early July. Deadline: March 1
Spring: Late February to Early July. Deadline: October 1
Buenos Aires La Boca
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Eligibility

  • 3.0 Cumulative GPA or above
  • 5 semesters of college-level Spanish or the equivalent
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Courses and Credits

 
  • All courses are taught in Spanish
  • Mandatory Pro-Seminar designed to introduce students into the local context through cultural activities, excursions, and lectures (4 credits)
  • 3 courses (4 credits each) taken at one or more of the following Argentine universities:Buenos Aires UBA Maraj
Universidad de Buenos Aires (UBA)
-The largest university in Argentina and the highest ranked public school
-Courses in humanities, social sciences, and hard sciences

Universidad Torcuato Di Tella (UTDT)
-Small private school
-Courses in Political Science, International Studies, Economics, History

Universidad San Andres
-Small private school with a liberal arts model
-Courses in Economics, Business, Math, Science, Humanities, Education

Universidad Nacional de las Artes
-Public university
-Courses in the Fine Arts (visual arts, music, creative writing, film production, etc.)

Research Opportunity
Every five years, CASA proposes to carry out a themed research project whose focus strongly resonates across each of the Divisional Center locations. The theme for 2018-2023 is Historical Memory.
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Cost

Students pay JHU tuition plus a program fee, which includes housing, meals, and excursions. Financial aid may be applied toward the cost of the program.Buenos Aires UNA Tango

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Housing

Students are placed with carefully selected host families in safe neighborhoods throughout Buenos Aires.
 

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Application Process

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