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HACC Mexico - History & Culture in Mexico

Term To Study: Spring 2019
Application Deadline: Oct 15, 2018
Program Starts: Mar 02, 2019
Program Ends: Mar 08, 2019
Program Category: One-Country
Program Type: Faculty-led
Program Fee: $2,499
Program Locations: Chichen Itza, Merida
Contact Phone: 717-780-2512
Contact Name: Brian Gurian, Professor
Contact Email: bgurian@hacc.edu
What is Included: • Tuition and fees for a 3-credit HACC course
• Round trip air transportation
• Accommodations onsite
• Admission to sites & attractions that are part of the program’s
• Travel insurance
• Most meals
What is not Included: • Course book/s and materials
• Required immunizations (if needed)
• Valid US Passport
• Entry/exit visa (if applicable)
• Optional visits to tourist, art, and historical sites not part of the program’s curriculum
• Personal spending money
• Some meals
Program Description

Would you like to experience the beautiful country of Mexico first-hand? Take part in this study abroad opportunity and earn three HACC credits while you study the history of Mexico in the colonial city of Valladolid. From Valladolid students will travel to some of Mexico’s most fascinating sites exploring Mayan ruins such as Chichen Itza and Ek Balam, the charming city of Merida, see flamingos, swim in cenotes, and much, much more!

• Tour the city of Valladolid
• Chichen Itza
• Uxmal, Merida
• Ek Balam
• Rio Lagartos
• Cenotes
• Service learning through a visit to a local school

HIST282MX - Culture and History in Mexico
3 credits
Travel dates: March 2-8, 2019

THIS COURSE WILL CLOSE TO APPLICATIONS ON OCTOBER 15, 2017. This course will close without notice once capacity is reached.

Quick Facts

Population: 114975406
Capital: Mexico City (Distrito Federal)
Per-capita GDP: $ 14800
Size: 1964375 km2
Time Zone: (GMT - 06:00 hours) Central Time (US & Canada)

US State Department

Travel Warning: YES
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