AU Abroad Course - Croatia
Location: Croatia (with visits to Italy and Slovenia.)
Semester: Fall 2014
Course Information: 3 credits – General Elective
Lead Faculty: Professor of Biology Dr. Diana Ivankovic and Associate Professor of Economics and Finance Dr. Miren Ivankovic
Course Title: IS 398 – Croatia and Italy: Cross-Cultural Comparison
Course Description: This course will introduce students to the country of Croatia, a southern European country, which was recently established as a government in 1991. The class will cover the diverse history, culture, and environment as well as research the political and economic growth over the past two decades. Visits to neighboring Italy as well as Slovenia, will allow students to contrast the close regions and cultural backgrounds. Travel component of course takes place in summer of 2014 with the course continuing in the fall 2014 for a full semester.
Travel Dates: July 2014
Housing/Accommodations: Students will be staying in hostels and local hotels.
Eligibility Requirements: Students must be eligible juniors or seniors (at least a 2.5 GPA) and who have not attended a previous AU Abroad program.
Scholarship: Scholarships are awarded to reduce the cost for travel, which is an additional fee from tuition and fees and charged as part of student's registration for program. Scholarships of up to $1,000.00 are given to all who apply. Scholarship amount depends upon GPA, class standing and financial need.
Contact: DIvankovic@AndersonUniversity.edu or StudyAbroad@AndersonUniversity.edu for more information.