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Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Academic Level: Junior, Senior, Sophomore Language(s) of Instruction: Other (non-English)
Housing Options: Homestay Program Model: Partner Provider
Area(s) of Study: Cross-cultural and Global Studies, Foreign Language, Health Promotion, Healthcare Administration, Latinx and Latin American Studies Minimum GPA: 2.75
Open to Non-UHCL Applicants: Yes
Program Description:

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
Spend your summer abroad in Buenos Aires, Argentina. You'll earn up to 6 credits when you take part in the Medical Spanish Immersion Program at the University of Belgrano, with a clinical rotation at Hospital Británico. Courses are taught in English and Spanish and an Intermediate level of Spanish is required.

The clinical rotation at Hospital Británico gives you global, résumé enhancing experience towards your career in medicine. Students will be assigned to specific medical areas at Hospital Británico.

Live in an Argentine homestay with daily breakfast and dinner provided Monday through Friday.

In Buenos Aires, you’ll enjoy cultural and social activities such as: 
  • Gallery and museum visits
  • Guided tours of La Boca and Recoleta Cemetery
  • Visit to Barrio San Telmo
  • A milonga evening to try the tango 
  • Day trips to Colonia del Sacramento in Uruguay and to Fiesta Gaucha
A 3-day, optional excursion to Iguazú Falls is also available.
 
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Over 50% of students receive financial support from AIFS!  
   
AIFS is recognized as a premier provider of study abroad programs. All-inclusive program fees cover tuition, housing, a meal plan, tours and excursions, insurance and 24-hour emergency service. Since 1964, more than 1.5 million students have traveled abroad with AIFS.
 
     
 

 



Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2021 05/15/2021 ** Rolling Admission 06/18/2021 07/23/2021

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.