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Study Abroad in Viet Nam 2014

The Global Education Partnerships Office at De Anza is pleased to announce Study Abroad trips for summer session 2014. See details for Viet Nam trip below or skip to information for Taiwan tour.

Earn up to 12 units this summer while touring the entire country of Viet Nam with fellow students, including a joint class from one of De Anza’s sister colleges, Hoa Sen University in Saigon.

Study Abroad in Viet Nam 2014
Classes start June 30

June 30-July 3 Classes meet at De Anza

July 5 Depart for Hanoi through Taiwan

July 7-28 Tour and study in country:

Hanoi, SAPA, Ha Long Bay, Hue, Da Nang Hoi An, Sai Gon, Tay Ninh, Cu Chi, Can Tho

Earn Up to 12 Units

You may take a minimum of 8 units (these can be audited or taken pass/no pass if desired) and a maximum of 12 units. Units are all transferable to four-year colleges/universities and fulfill core transfer requirements to UC and CSU.

  • Sociology 5, with emphasis on Sociology of the Vietnamese Culture
  • Political Science courses: select from POLI 1 American Government; POLI 2 Comparative Politics; or POLI 3 International  Relations
  • Intercultural Studies courses: select from ICS 20 History of Asian Americans or ICS 22 Contemporary Issues in the Asian American Community
Information Meeting
Group of  students in Viet Nam

Join Global Studies director John Swensson and Study Abroad instructor Dr. Jim Nguyen to learn about the program.

De Anza College

Meet in Library, Room 235 (next to the DeCillis Special Collection on Vietnam).

  • Tuesday, Jan. 21 at 12-1:20 p.m. in Library 235

Program Cost

Cost is $2,200, including:

  • Lodging
  • Food
  • Travel and fees inside Viet Nam

Participants are responsible for airfare (estimated at $1,700).

Financial aid is available. Financial aid officer Nina Van at is available by appointment to answer questions.

Not included:
  • Tuition and fees to De Anza
  • International health insurance
  • Beverages in Viet Nam
  • Enrollment as a student of De Anza College
  • A curious mind and friendly, open attitude

How to Apply

There are 18 spots available for the trip. Application is due by MARCH 18, 2014, with a $500 deposit. Deposit is refundable until June 1.

For more information, contact, one of the following:

@ De Anza news & Notices
email Email: Office of Communications
Phone: 408.864.8948

Last Updated: 1/8/14