Ethnographic Field School in Mexico now accepting applications

Date(s)
Sun, 02/11/2018 - 2:00pm to Thu, 03/15/2018 - 2:00pm
Description

México 2018 
Field School
June 16-July 28

Appalachian State University/Universidad de Quintana Roo (Chetumal)

INTEREST MEETING: 
WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 21
5:00PM, ANNE BELK HALL 327

On the UQROO Summer Anthropology program students will spend the first weeks in Chetumal taking intensive introductory Spanish. This course will meet 5 days a week for 5 hours per day.  On the weekend students will have a program related excursion or free time.  During the 3rd and 4th weeks students will begin their ethnographic methods course with classes M-F for 5 hours per day and a program related excursion or free time on the weekend.  For the 5th and 6th weeks students will be engaging in fieldwork in the Mayan community of Xiatil. During this period students will also participate in a 3 day tour of Coba, Chichen Itzá, and Valladolid. All majors are welcome.

$3,500 (includes airfare, meals, tuition, housing, transportation, insurance)

Fulfills the following requirements:

SPN 1010 Beginning Spanish I (BA students) or ANT 3640 Language and Culture (elective)
ANT 3940 Ethnographic Field School (required for Sociocultural and SPS majors)

Link for more information and how to apply: https://studyabroad.appstate.edu/index.cfm?FuseAction=Programs.ViewProgram&Program_ID=11507

For more information, contact Dr. Smith at smithtj2@appstate.edu