Education and Health Sciences

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Health and Culture in South America (3 credit and 6 credit programs)

Healthcare Delivery in Central America: Belize

Colorful dancers

investigate the cultural diversity of this country by exploring the Andes, Machu Picchu and various religious and archeological sites with a group of locals. The six credit program includes additional locations and offers credit for different courses.

Courses

3 credit program

KNH 402 (3)
KNH 499 (3)

Learn More: Health and Culture (3 credit)

6 credit program

KNH 481 (6)
OR
KNH 402 (3) and KNH 499 (3)

Learn More: Health and Culture (6 credit)

An ancient pyramid structure in Belize

Experience first-hand the culture of Belize and its impact on community health while working alongside local physicians and healthcare workers and conducting community triage.

Courses

NSG 306 (3-6)

Learn More: Health Care Service Learning


Integrating Health and Spanish in Costa Rica

Sport, Management, & Culture in the Global Marketplace

Costa Rican jungle, mountains, and waterfall

Through service-learning, visits to local health centers, and studies in one of the world's healthiest and longest-lived communities, students learn the local culture and health care while increasing their Spanish proficiency.

Courses

SPN 203 (3) or
SPN 341 (3)

Learn More: Integrating Health and Spanish

New Zealand skyline as seen from harbor

Students will travel to four cities (Auckland, Dunedin, Queenstown, and Wellington) to examine the structure, management, and marketing of sport in New Zealand culture and society.

Courses

KNH/SLM 246 (3)
KNH/SLM 248 (3)

Learn More: Sport Management


Trek Hidden Costa Rica

A waterfall in green jungle landscape of Costa Rica

Develop your leadership skills as you journey through the jungles of Costa Rica. Adventures include hiking, camping, waterfall rappelling, whitewater rafting, and much more.

Courses

EDL 281 (3)

Learn More: Hidden Costa Rica