Area Studies and Culture
As a student in Area Studies and Culture, you already think beyond borders and the constraints of typical academic disciplines. Are you looking to do a deeper dive into the histories, politics, economics, or cultures of a global region? Study abroad will allow you to gain a firsthand perspective on some of the issues that you may have only ever read about.
The National Association of Colleges an Employers (NACE) has identified equity and inclusion—or the knowledge and skills required to engage equitably and inclusively with people from different backgrounds—as a crucial career competency. Pursuing coursework in Area Studies and Culture with ISA will put you on the right track to deepening your experience with this critical skill.
- The Discovery of Italy through its Culinary Traditions | Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore – Milan, Italy
- Exploration of Moroccan Culture and History | ISA Meknes Study Center – Meknes, Morocco
- Indigenous Peoples and Social Movements in Latin America | ISA Cusco Study Center – Cusco, Peru
- South Africa History, Culture and Language | Nelson Mandela University – Port Elizabeth, South Africa
- Flamenco: Artistic and Cultural Expression | ISA Seville Study Center – Seville, Spain
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