Events

Info Session: Costa Rica - Cultural and Language Immersion for Social Workers
Monday, October 28, 2019 - 12:00pm to Monday, October 28, 2019 - 12:50pm
Info Session: Costa Rica - Cultural and Language Immersion for Social Workers

Date: Monday, October 28
Time: 12:00 - 12:50
Location: KMC 605

  • 2 weeks spent in immersion in Costa Rica
  • 3 credits toward your MSW

This program offers a two-week course of cultural and Spanish language immersion for social workers in Costa Rica. The course is designed for graduate students but is available to Bachelors in Social Work (BSW) students with consent of instructor and the BSW Program Director.

The Cultural and Spanish Language Immersion for Social Workers class is a two-week course offered with homestays in Grecia, Costa Rica. The academic content includes daily Spanish classes in the morning and afternoon lectures about Latino culture, Central American social services, and the social work profession in Costa Rica compared and contrasted with the United States. There are several field trips to various social service organizations around the central region of Costa Rica.

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