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Click here for a definition of this term Open to Non-Duke Students: Yes Click here for a definition of this term Language of Instruction: Portuguese
Click here for a definition of this term Housing Options: Homestay, Hotel Click here for a definition of this term Program Advisor: Abby Hall Grubbs
Minimum Class Level: Freshman Click here for a definition of this term Minimum GPA: 2.0
Click here for a definition of this term Course Load: 1 course credit Click here for a definition of this term Additional Program Prerequisites: Good standing
Click here for a definition of this term Language Requirement: Basic to intermediate Portuguese Click here for a definition of this term Areas of Study: African and African American Studies, Arts & Humanities, Cultural Anthropology, Environmental Science and Policy, International Comparative Studies, Natural Sciences, Portuguese Brazilian and Global, Social Sciences
Duke Administered Program?: Yes
Program Description:

This program runs every other year and will next be offered in Summer 2018.

This four-week, one-course summer program is designed to provide intensive Portuguese language instruction while exposing students to the reality of social  and environmental issues in Rio de Janeiro.

Students interact with non-governmental organizations (NGOs) that engage on issues of civics, citizen’s rights, culture, and sustainable development. Students live with host families and make several excursions of cultural significance.





This program is currently not accepting applications.