Cuba Study Tour

Unit ATS2251 ATS3251
Credit Points 6
Location Cuba (Havana, Santa Clara, Trinidad)
Coordinators Dr Carlos Uxo and Dr Gabriel Garcia Ochoa
Program Type Faculty-Led Program


Program details

This study tour offers a unique environment for students to engage with the history politics and culture of Cuba. Students will undertake a two-week intensive stay in Cuba where they will have the opportunity to engage with academics, activists and leading cultural figures. Students will be asked to engage with some of key challenges facing Cuba today and to consider these in a broader global context. A key component of this study tour will be directed at developing students’ cultural literacy.

Key Dates

Pre-Departure Session (Compulsory) October 2017 TBC
On Campus teaching November 2017 (Clayton) TBC
Overseas Dates 28 January 2018 – 10 February 2018
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Program Fee

Deposit (Paid on application) $500
Balance (Paid on acceptance into program) $2,597.50
Balance (Paid before Pre-Departure) $2,597.50
Total Program Fee $5,695
Included in Program Fee Additional Costs
Transport during the tour Some Meals
Accommodation – Single/Triple Share Spending Money
Most meals International Return Flights + transfers*
Site entrance fees Tuition Fees (see below)
Visa Costs
* Please note, students should not book flights until after your application has been approved by the Faculty and the Faculty has confirmed the program will be going ahead.

Financial Information

  • Loans: There are a number of loans available to assist you in financing your overseas study program.
  • Travel Insurance: All outgoing students will receive complementary travel insurance.
  • Tuition Fees:  Monash students will be charged fees according to their verified funding status. This fee will appear on your Monash Fee Statement. Non-Monash students must contact to enquire about tuition fees.
  • Refund Policy: Please read our refund policy carefully before applying.

How to Apply

First round of applications closed on 31 August. Late Applications will be considered.

Start Planning 

1. Read the full application process

Application Process 

2. Apply here