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  • Locations: Bridgetown, Barbados
  • Program Terms: Summer
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Program Sponsor: AIFS 
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Click here for a definition of this term Language of Instruction: English Click here for a definition of this term Class Status: 1-first year, 2-sophomore, 3-junior, 4-senior
Housing Options: Dormitory Click here for a definition of this term Areas of Study: African Studies, Caribbean Studies, Culture, Culture,, History, Political Science, Politics, Sociology
Program Type: Study Abroad Minimum GPA: 3
Click here for a definition of this term Program: Direct
Program Description:

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Bridgetown, Barbados
Spend the summer in the beautiful city of Bridgetown with AIFS! You’ll earn up to 4 credits at The University of the West Indies. Courses are taught in English.

You’ll earn 4 credits learning about the Caribbean while actively engaging in the culture of Barbados. Students will learn about the culture of the indigenous population, the history of the colonization of the Caribbean and 21st century Caribbean philosophy and pop culture. Classroom teaching is enhanced with extensive field trips to local museums, monuments and communities.

In Bridgetown, you will live in a single room in shared suites in a student residence hall. Daily breakfast and lunch in the campus dining hall is included.

You’ll enjoy cultural and social activities such as: 
  • A boat trip
  • Visit to slavery and emancipation exhibits at Barbados Museum
  • Visit to National Heroes Square
  • Tour of George Washington House
  • Visit to local beaches
  • Day trip throughout Bridgetown and Barbados.
 
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Offering more than $800,000 in scholarships, grants & financial support each year!  
   
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.