Programs : Brochure
- Locations: Cape Town, South Africa
- Program Terms: Summer
- Dates / Deadlines
All TnCIS programs are academic in nature and course work that takes advantage of the program location will be the central focus. Programs offered by TnCIS through any member institution are in keeping with SACSCOC policies for each respective institution where compliance is monitored at the institutional level. TnCIS program courses are for credit only.
In South Africa, students will enroll in ONE course. For more information about each of these courses, including pre-requisites and syllabi, use the button provided below.
Students in TnCIS South Africa 2018 will have the opportunity to take courses in the following fields of study: World Literature, Mathematics, or Sociology. Each course will emphasize society in Cape Town, with a focus on historical and social issues specific to South Africa. As appropriate, each course will focus on aspects of Cape Town life, including social issues, historical events, and literary contributions that will enhance the course material and bring it to life while on location. Additionally, each class will incorporate an element of Service Learning that will include faculty directed, hands-on volunteer projects (see syllabi for specific details). The emphasis of the program is getting to know Cape Town and its diverse population. In addition to adding invaluable experience to their resume, students will have life-changing encounters and adventures in one of the world's most diverse and beautiful cities.
Please note: Prospective students should be aware that study abroad programs require a great deal of walking. You should be prepared to walk several miles a day. You may also walk over uneven, possibly slippery or rocky terrain even in cities.
Excursions May Include:
Classes will be held at various locations, including schools, museums, and onsite at the lodging facility. Days and hours will vary, depending on individual instructors.
|Term||Year||App Deadline||Decision Date||Start Date||End Date|
|Summer||2018||02/11/2018 **||December or February||05/14/2018||06/04/2018|
|NOTE: Applications submitted by the early deadline (12/03/2017) will be notified of acceptance in December. Applications submitted by the regular deadline (02/11/2018) will be notified of acceptance in February.|
** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.