Costa Rica - Global Health and Spanish
Trip Date: May 7-16, 2014
PBHL 3010, Special Topics in Global Health and/or Elementary Spanish 1115
Credits: 3 or 6 (both courses)
The students will study global health and the critical association between public health and key factors in disease burden, how health status is measured along with the influence of various factors including social, economic, and political issues on the health of communities. Students taking the Spanish course will be introduced to the Spanish language and cultures of the Spanish-speaking world. The students will be volunteering at the Cacharbri Indian Village. Student will be experiencing activities such as trips to the Poas Volcano, La Paz Waterfall Gardens, Kayak and Snorkel Tour, Coffee Plantation, and many other interesting sites.
Total Cost: $3,500.00
Includes: International airfare, transportation to and from Newark, trip insurance, all in country accommodations, transportation, expert local guide, activities, and meals.Application Deadline: Applications and deposit of $100 due October 10, 2013