Explore Spain's relationship with Islam and the importance of Islam in the development of Spanish and European culture.
- Uncover the Islamic roots of past and present Spanish culture
- Study the incredible developments of Islamic civilization on the Iberian Peninsula since 711 A.D.
- Visit locations such as Cordoba, the Alhambra, and the Albaicin
- Take museum tours through Granada for extraordinary hands-on learning opportunities
On this program, you will trace the politics of Muslim prejudices through events that occurred centuries after their expulsion from the Iberian Peninsula, a site deeply rooted both in current Spanish culture and modern Western identity. Explore the city of Granada and discover for yourself its rich Islamic antiquity.
Dates: June 25 – July 28, 2017
Units: 6 units
Language of Instruction: English