Semester students spend four days and three nights in Morocco through Morocco Exchange, a non-profit organization for cross-cultural education. Barcelona students taking courses at UPF spend three days and two nights in Morocco.
This exciting excursion is included in the Toledo program fee and in the Barcelona program fee for students enrolled in UPF courses covers transportation to and from Morocco, accommodation (required home-stay and hotel accommodation) and most meals!
Students will participate in a range of cross-cultural activities, including discussions about Islamic culture and politics, visiting various historic and cultural sites and attending sessions with Peace Corps volunteers and Fulbright Scholars, along with hiking and exploring.
All students will receive specific information on dates and instructions for signing up during the presentation at orientation once in Spain.
Read a feature in the Spring 2011 issue of IMPACT written by Arnd Wächter, Director of Morocco Exchange.
Those students who participate in this program are eligible for notation on their Co-Curricular Learning Certificate.
Note: Granada and Barcelona students not enrolled at UPF may also participate on this excursion for an additional fee.