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Brazil: Child, Youth and Family Study TourMay 2016
Child, Youth & Family
Travel to the 2016 Olympic host country only months before the games. Get to know the urban, rural, and costal cultures of one of the most diverse countries in the world. You’ll spend time in Porto Alegre the heart of the south and the tropical beach city of Florianopolis. You will spend time with Brazilian families, learn Brazilian etiquette, build relationships with Brazilian college students and gain an appreciation and love for their culture, people and families.
Audiology in Developing Countries: Study Abroad in NicaraguaMay 2016
Special Education and Communication Disorders
Enhance the lives of individuals in Leon, Nicaragua by providing hearing health services including hearing screenings, evaluations and treatment. This outreach project will offer clinical practicum and provide a unique Central American cultural experience.
Requirement: Audiology student; graduate level preferred.
Discover the Beauty of IndiaWinter Break 2016/2017
Hospitality, Restaurant and Tourism ManagementTextiles, Management, and Fashion Design
With 1.2 billion people, India is the world’s largest democracy and one of the fastest growing economies. This inter-disciplinary study tour will provide you with an in-depth experience of India’s culture, people, foods, textiles and fashion, architecture, business, tourism and attractions. Open to all majors.
Costa Rica: Understanding Latin American Culture & CommunicationMay 2016
Speech and Language Pathology
Undergraduate students: Get an in-depth look at special education and speech pathology practices in both rural Monteverde and urban San Jose, Costa Rica. Live with host families and experience the societal norms and culture in a rural town in the mountains of Costa Rica.
Graduate students: Compare the communication needs and programs for individuals with communication disorders in Costa Rica and the United States. Implement accent modification therapy for designated associates within a local corporation (Fiserv). Experience Costa Rican culture by living within the community of San Jose as well as Monteverde.
Ethiopia: Food Security, Health & NutritionMay 20 - June 28, 2016
Nutrition and Health Sciences (NHS)
This 5 week program on “Food Security, Health and Nutrition” will take you to two distinct regions of Ethiopia, including the northeastern Highlands and the Heart of the Great Rift Valley in the South. You will experience active learning in food production and preparation, visiting and conducting research work in markets, farms, households, schools, and health centers. You will visit the UNESCO world heritage site, Lalibela, and see Ethiopia’s wildlife in multiple settings, from national parks to lakes, to forests. Finally, you will tour a variety of development projects and international food policy programs, encountering diverse cultural practices and ethnic groups throughout this dynamic trip in East Africa.Get more details about this food security trip to Ethiopia at MyWorld.
Dubai, United Arab EmiratesMay 2017
Nutrition and Health Sciences (NHS) & Hospitality, Restaurant and Tourism Management (HRTM)
Study the hospitality industry in a global city with the largest collection of five-star hotels in the world. Attend the EuroCHRIE 2013 conference. Up to six credits.Get more details about Dubai, United Arab Emirates or apply now at Education Abroad MyWorld.
Amsterdam, The NetherlandsMay 2017
Teaching, Learning and Teacher Education (TLTE)
Observe and study Dutch schools and The Netherlands’ response to a rapidly growing immigrant student population. Prerequisite: TEAC 317.Get more details about Amsterdam, The Netherlands or apply now at MyWorld
Shanghai and Beijing, ChinaMay 2016
Child, Youth and Family Studies
Get a first-hand look at the practice of early childhood education in the world’s most populated country and interact with faculty and teachers at East China Normal University. Visit cultural sites including The Great Wall.Learn more about Shanghai and Beijing, China at MyWorld