Affiliated Program Type: Group
- Environmental Studies
- Globalization Studies
- Latin American Studies
Language of Instruction: English
Language Study: Portuguese
Eligibility Requirements: 2.5 GPA; Sophomore status when applying; Previous college-level coursework or other preparation in environmental studies, ecology, development studies, or other related fields is strongly recommended; backgrnd in Portug, Span or other Rom Lang Recomm
Full-time Course Load: 16 CREDITS
Program Dates: Late August through mid-December or early March through late June.
Mandatory Coursework: Portuguese for the Natural Sciences (3 credits), Resource Management & Socio-environment Conflicts in the Amazon (3 credits), Natural & Human Ecology (3 credits), Environmental Research Methods & Ethics (3credits), Independent Study Project (4 credits).
Gettysburg Pre-requisites: None
Living Arrangements: Home Stays