Fall 2015 - POLS 3398: Cuba, Politics & Society in Transition

 Cuba Taxi

CUBA: Politics & Society in Transition (POLS 3398)

Be among the first Americans to set foot on this fascinating island since the embargo in 1959.  Enroll now!  

 

THIS TRIP IS SCHEDULED FOR FALL BREAK

October 9-18, 2015

*Final itinerary is subject to change*

havana streetDay 1: Overnight in Miami in group accommodations; meet with Cuban exiles

Day 2: Charter flight from Miami to Havana; first meeting with local hosts; tour neighborhood near MLK Center

Day 3-5: HAVANA

Day 6-7: PINAR DEl RIO (100 miles from Havana)

DAY 8: Recreation and sight seeing

Day 9: HAVANA

Day 10: Return home. 

 

COURSE FEE IS $2800

Alma de CubaFEE INCLUDES

  • Charter flight from Miami to Havana
  • 8 nights (9 days) in Cuba
  • Meals, housing in Miami and in Cuba
  • All local transportation
  • Entrance fees and required activities
  • Travel insurance
  • Professional interpreter and guides

 

FEE DOES NOT INCLUDE

  • Tuition costs (see below)
  • Travel to Miami
  • Cost of travel documents or medical preparations (passport, vaccinations etc.)

 

NOTE ON TUITION

Traditional students: Tuition is separate, but included in regular, full-time fees for all traditional students.

ADP Students: Tuition is billed at the regular hourly rate, in addition to the course fee above.

Required for Enrollment

Submit the following to the Office of Study Abroad (F211)

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  • Personal and Emergency Contact Information Sheet
  • $300 non-refundable deposit
  • Proof of valid pasport (or proof of application filed)
  • Waiver of Liability

Visit the Office of Study Abroad (F211) for enrollment forms and more information

Under development: Information about course academics will be posted here.

 

Valle de Vinales
Photo credits:
Taxi: Flickr User Bud Ellison - Creative Commons license
"Alma de Cuba": Flickr user Beverly Goodwin - Creative Commons license
"Havana Street": Flickr user Yiannis Chatzitheodorou- Creative Commons license
"Tobacco Farmer": Flickr user Adam Lerner - Creative Commons license
'Valle de Vinales": Flickr user Rafy Rodriguez - Creative Commons license
**All photos modified, per license rights
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