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Cuba: Culture and Social Policy

Term To Study: Spring-Break 2018
Application Deadline: Feb 01, 2018
Program Starts: Mar 08, 2018
Program Ends: Mar 17, 2018
Major 1: Social Work
Subject 1:
Program Category: One-Country
Program Type: Faculty-led
Program Fee: $2,250
Program Locations: Havana
Contact Name: Amy Hampton
Contact Email:
What is Included: Airfare, transportation, two meals a day, all lodging, cultural activities, tours and excursions
What is not Included: Souvenirs, Passport,
Estimated Costs: The trip cost for enrolled, degree-seeking students is $2,250.00. Non-students and non-degree seeking students will be able to participate in the trip as well and their cost will be $2,600.00.
Program Description

This course, SOWK 399 will focus on the culture and social policy of Cuba. Students will consider sociological issues of race, class and gender in the Cuban context and become familiar with Cuban social policy and provision of social services.

Quick Facts

Population: 11075244
Capital: Havana
Per-capita GDP: $ 9900
Size: 110860 km2
Time Zone: (GMT - 05:00 hours) Eastern Time (US & Canada)

US State Department

Travel Warning: YES
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