Course Credit & Requirements

Students who successfully complete this program will receive 3 hours of undergraduate/graduate credit. A letter grade will be assigned, based on the following projects:

  • Attend scheduled meetings before, during and after the program
  • Attend all lectures, presentations and relevant educational trips provided during the program
  • Participate fully in assigned activities
  • Participate and provide feedback about the program in writing.
  • Field Trip Report in writing and through a verbal presentation.
  • A Field Trip journal must be submitted before the end of the program.
  • Individually prepare and lead one small group educational exercise to complement lecture-based material.

Assessment of Learning

  • Country Snapshot 20%
  • Geographical Insights 20%
  • Presentation 20%
  • Written Report 20%
  • Journal 20%

Required Texts: None. The program director will provide handouts of selected materials.