Summer 2013 quarter
- Amaia Martiartu Basque, Spanish, ESL, visual arts
- Fields of Study
- cultural studies, language studies, political economy and study abroad
Experience life in Mondragon, home of the largest worker-owned industrial cooperative system in the world. Learn about Basque, the ancient unknown language, in situ . Get to know one of the most important self-determination conflicts in Europe. Experience this old country's farming sustainability practices in modern times. And all this in a country with one of the most welcoming people in Europe accompanied with a native Basque Evergreen professor.
This program aims to give students first-hand experience of Basque culture through a three-week living experience in the Basque Country. Students will develop understanding of Basque society and culture through various classes and field trips and daily contact with Basque people. The emphasis is on direct first-hand experience.
The program will take place in the Mondragón area and will consist of three academic components: Basque and optional Spanish language classes, socio-cultural workshops and field trips around the Basque Country, and an individual research project.
- Campus Location
- Online Learning
- Enhanced Online Learning
- Greener Store
- Required Fees
- Estimated expenses including airfare: $3000. Actual fees are still being determined. A non-refundable deposit of $150 is due by Friday, May 24, 2013.
- Study Abroad
- Travel abroad to the Basque country for three weeks: Jul. 13 – Aug. 3. A non-refundable deposit of $150 must be paid by Friday, May 24, 2013, to reserve a place in this class.
- Offered During
- Day, Evening and Weekend
|May 7th, 2013||Changed deposit deadline to May 24 due to rising airfares.|