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  • Locations: Cape Town, South Africa; Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Program Terms: Camden Spring
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Fact Sheet:
Program Type:
Faculty Led
Program Description:
SOUTH AFRICAN CONSTITUTIONAL LAW

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The Program
This course introduces students to South African Constitutional Law. The course begins with an introduction to the history of South Africa (as it relates to the development of the country’s Constitution) and to the jurisprudence of the country’s Constitutional Court. The course narrows in on the theme of health and human rights. Over spring break the class travels as a group to South Africa to gain a deeper understanding of the challenges facing the country and of the ways in which the country’s Constitution is shaping its response to those challenges.

We will meet a Justice of the South African Constitutional Court, and students and professors from the law school at the University of Cape Town. We’ll explore the top of Table Mountain, visit the Apartheid Museum, spend a day in wine country, experience a Township tour, go on safari and more!

Program Location(s)
Cape Town and Johannesburg, South Africa

Academics
Faculty Director: Kimberly Mutcherson (mutchers@camden.rutgers.edu) and Christina Ho (cho@kinoy.rutgers.edu), School of Law
Course Number: 24:601:632/634
Course Meeting Dates and Times: Mondays from 3:55 - 5:45p.m.

Program Dates
Spring Break 2017: March 8-20, 2017

Financial Information
Program Cost: Approximately $3,425 (subject to change)

Program Cost Includes
  • Airfare
  • Housing
  • Excursions
  • HTH Travel Health Insurance
  • Some meals
Program Cost Does Not Include
  • Course Tuition (all Rutgers students must register for the course to participate in this program)
  • Passport Fee (if you do not have a current, valid passport)
  • Some meals

*Please complete all components of the application, including passport number and expiration date.
*Upon completion of this application, the Center for International Programs will register you in the course.
*To withdraw, please contact the Center for International Programs at learning.abroad@camden.rutgers.edu. Remember: once you sign the Camden Statement of Financial Responsibility, you may be responsible for paying the entire cost of the program.