Study Abroad

CIEE Cape Town: Arts & Sciences

Cape Town, South Africa

The Arts and Sciences program at the University of Cape Town is approved; students must petition the Service-Learning program.  You must receive credit from Spelman College, the school of record for CIEE programs.  Students are strongly encouraged to live in the residence halls with African students or in a homestay.

Amherst expects students to take at least one language course while on the program.  Students can opt to take a language course through UCT or through the CIEE Study Center.

Language(s) of instruction available: English
Program URL: http://ciee.org/study/programOverview.aspx?pID=134#1rightForYou
Research option: No
Types of accommodation: Homestay, Apartment with program students, Dorm with local students
Requires petition: No
Major(s): Anthropology, Art and the History of Art, Astronomy, Biochemistry, Black Studies, Chemistry, Computer Science, Economics, English, Environmental Studies, Fine Arts, Geology, History, Law, Jurisp and Social Thought, Mathematics, Music, Philosophy, Physics, Political Science, Psychology, Religion, Sociology, Theater and Dance, Women's and Gender Studies, Visual Arts, Performing Arts, Social Sciences, Humanities, Sciences
URL for program evaluations: https://www.amherst.edu/academiclife/study_abroad/evaluations