Course Offerings | API Study Abroad
Course Offerings

Highlights

  • Classes in Spanish and English
  • International excursion

Requirements

  • Minimum 2.5 G.P.A.
  • Open to sophomores, juniors, and seniors
  • Open to all levels of Spanish speakers
  • Completed API application
  • University contact information form
  • One letter of recommendation
  • Official transcript
  • Completion of oral interview (if coursework with Argentine students is desired)
  • Entry requirement: valid passport with proof of payment of reciprocity fee and supporting documents

Add on a Volunteer Program!

  • API students completing a study abroad program (particularly in Latin America) may be interested in extending their stay on an API volunteer abroad program. Click on the link below for more information on options and pricing.
  • Volunteer Add-On Options

Dates & Fees

CALENDAR YEAR 2017
Feb 1, 2017 - Nov 24, 2017
$27,900
FALL 2017
Aug 2, 2017 - Nov 24, 2017
$14,450
ACADEMIC YEAR 2017-2018
Aug 2, 2017 - May 25, 2018
$27,900
SPRING SEMESTER 2018
Jan 31, 2018 - May 25, 2018
$14,450
CALENDAR YEAR 2018
Jan 31, 2018 - Nov 23, 2018
$27,980
FALL 2018
Aug 1, 2018 - Nov 23, 2018
$14,450
ACADEMIC YEAR 2018-2019
August 1, 2018 - Late May, 2019
$27,980

Deadlines

CALENDAR YEAR 2017
APPLICATION DEADLINE
Nov 15, 2016
PAYMENT DEADLINE
Dec 1, 2016
FALL 2017
APPLICATION DEADLINE
May 1, 2017
PAYMENT DEADLINE
May 15, 2017
ACADEMIC YEAR 2017-2018
APPLICATION DEADLINE
May 1, 2017
PAYMENT DEADLINE
May 15, 2017
SPRING SEMESTER 2018
APPLICATION DEADLINE
Nov 1, 2017
PAYMENT DEADLINE
Nov 15, 2017
CALENDAR YEAR 2018
APPLICATION DEADLINE
Nov 1, 2017
PAYMENT DEADLINE
Dec 1, 2017
FALL 2018
APPLICATION DEADLINE
May 1, 2018
PAYMENT DEADLINE
May 15, 2018
ACADEMIC YEAR 2018-2019
APPLICATION DEADLINE
May 1, 2018
PAYMENT DEADLINE
May 15, 2018

Course Offerings

If you require syllabi that are not listed below, please contact your API Program Manager.

Most students will complete a total of 4-5 courses. (The amount of courses you can take is dependent on your language level.) All courses are equivalent to 3 U.S. semester credits, or 45 contact hours.

Spanish language courses:

  • Beginners Spanish I [Syllabus]
  • Beginners Spanish II [Syllabus]
  • Intermediate Spanish I [Syllabus]
  • Intermediate Spanish II [Syllabus]
  • Advanced Spanish [Syllabus]
  • Spanish for Business (offered at the intermediate and advanced levels) [Syllabus]

Elective courses:

  • Argentine Regional Agribusiness in the Global Economy (in English) [Syllabus]
  • Creative Writing in Mendoza (in English) [Syllabus]
  • The Culture of Wine Production and Tourism (in English) [Syllabus]
  • Environment, Politics, and Identity in Argentine Fiction (in English) [Syllabus]
  • Gender Issues in Argentina (in English) [Syllabus]
  • Gender and Sexualities (in English) [Syllabus]
  • Environment, Politics, and Identity in Argentine Fiction (in Spanish) [Syllabus]
  • Historia Politica y Social de Argentina (The Political and Social History of Argentina) (in Spanish) [Syllabus]
  • Human Rights (in English) [Syllabus]
  • Internship Experience (in English) [Syllabus]
  • The Language of Wine (in English) [Syllabus]
  • Overview of Argentine Economy (in English) [Syllabus]
  • Population Ecology (in English) [Syllabus]
  • Public Health (in English) [Syllabus]
  • Regional Economics and Rural Development (in English) [Syllabus]
  • Social and Community Development (in English) [Syllabus]
  • Social Policy, Marginality and Exclusion (in English) [Syllabus]
  • Sustainable Development (in English) [Syllabus]
  • Water Resource Management in an Arid Climate (in English) [Syllabus]

Courses with local students:

Students with an advanced level of Spanish are eligible to complete coursework alongside Argentine peers at the Universidad de Congreso. Courses are available in the following disciplines: communications, economics, environmental management, psychology, and tourism studies.