2019 Jamaica Study Abroad | Center for International & Intercultural Education | Kent State University


Global Deaf Awareness
SPED 4 / 50093
Summer, 2019

This course provides participants with an opportunity to be immersed in Jamaican culture for 8 days. Participants will interact with the students and teachers at a school for the deaf.  You will take a class in Jamaican Sign Language, and have the opportunity to engage in tutoring/teaching with students of all ages. There will also be ample time to explore beautiful , visit historical sites,  and shop.

  Instructor:     Dr. Karen Kritzer
This course is limited to 10 students
Informational Meeting Times           
September 10     2:00 pm     200 White Hall
September 19     2:00 pm     200 White Hall
September 25     2:00 pm     200 White Hall


To fill out the on-line application, please log onto 

                                  There is a non-refundable fee of $60.00 to fill out the on line application

                                 Dr. Karen Kritzer will review ALL applications and will submit for approval.