Resources

Study Abroad

Students with an interest in study abroad opportunities in Africa will find this section as a resourse for the various opportunities offered through the University of Washington and other organizations. Students minoring in African Studies may count study abroad credits toward their minor requirements.

Most of the study abroad programs that students throughout campus attend are organized by the UW Study Abroad Office. Comparative History of Ideas (CHID) also offers a few international programs and opportunities.


 Study Abroad Opportunities in Africa:

 

iSchool Ghana – Experience Research: Communication Technologies and Development in Southern Ghana

Term Offered: Early Fall 2017

Approximate Dates of Instruction: August 24 – September 22, 2017

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Social Work Ghana: The Sankofa Experience in Ghana – Exploration of Race & Identity Development in a Cross Cultural Exchange

Term Offered: Summer A 2017

Approximate Dates of Instruction: June 21 – July 21, 2017

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Business Morocco: Triple Impact Africa

Term Offered: Early Fall 2017

Approximate Dates of Instruction: September 3 – September 24, 2017

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CHID Senegal: On the Move: Migration, Community, and Storytelling in Senegal

Term Offered: Early Fall Start 2017

Approximate Dates of Instruction: August 23 – September 16, 2017

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UWT Education and Urban Studies South Africa: Examining Township Community Development, Education, and Racial Disparities in South Africa

Term Offered: Early Fall 2017

Approximate Dates of Instruction: August 31 – September 21, 2017

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Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences (UW Bothell) / JSIS Tanzania: Critical Perspectives on Ecotourism in Tanzania

Term Offered: Early Fall 2017

Approximate Dates of Instruction: August 22 – September 18, 2017

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Public Health Uganda: An Exploration of Health in Uganda

Term Offered: Early Fall 2017

Approximate Dates of Instruction: August 14 – September 8, 2017

For more information go here!

 

Honors Zimbabwe: Public Health in Action–Research and Implementation in Zimbabwe

Term Offered: Summer B 2017

Approximate Dates of Instruction: July 20 – August 17, 2017

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 African Diaspora Study Abroad Opportunities:

 

The Politics of Blackness and Indigeneity in Peru

Term Offered: Summer A 2017

Approximate Dates of Instruction: June 17 – July 19, 2017

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Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences (UW Bothell) Brazil: Afro-Cultures of Brazil

Term Offered: Early Fall 2017

Approximate Dates of Instruction: August 26 – September 17, 2017

For more information go here!