ED299 International Perspectives.
A two-week study abroad in Wales for degree-seeking students in Education. Students observe and assist in Welsh schools, gain knowledge of and participate in the life of schools in a different country and culture; participate in seminars and compare curricular and instructional perspectives resulting from the study abroad experiences through written response and digital documentary and formal presentation to faculty and students.
SUMMER STUDY ABROAD to Bangkok, Saigon, Phnom Penh, Siem Reap
Averett University’s Graduate and Professional Studies (GPS) program is offering an incredible study abroad opportunity to GPS Business students, Averett alumni, and friends of the University. This is a wonderful opportunity to visit an established Asian Tiger in Thailand as well as emerging economies in Cambodia and Vietnam. The region has the potential to become larger than the Chinese economy. The region has also played an important role in 20th Century American history and will play an important role in this century as China and America both attempt to position themselves as the dominant Asian power.
The estimated cost of the trip is $2550 for students, $2650 for alumni and friends, and $1800 for air fare. This includes: Cultural Experiences / Field Trips, Accommodation, Meals, Transportation.
ART103 Visual Arts and ART206 Art History in Italy
From artists such as Donatello, da Vinci, Michelangelo, and Raphael to film directors such as Roberto Benigni and Federico Fellini, Italy has been an artistic leader for more than 500 years. The treasures of the Vatican, the splendor of Florence, the Eternal City of Rome with its monuments, churches and restored ruins, and Pisa’s incredible architecture have called visitors for centuries. Answer that call with Averett University’s Graduate and Professional Studies (GPS) program travel/ study trip to Italy. The trip is open to students, Averett alumni, and friends of the University.
ENG 399: ENGLAND Literary Landscapes
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Highlights: London, Bath, Canterbury, Oxford, Lake District, and Stratford-upon-Avon, plus several other areas.
Course Requirements: Students must participate in and successfully pass required spring 2014 course component pre-departure; excursions, class discussions, and journaling while abroad is expected. This 3-credit course requires that both the on-campus and travel portions both be completed together.
Cost: approximately $3,800/pp (includes RT airfare, accommodations, breakfasts, some dinners, transportation while abroad, and entrance fees to sites). Deposit due December 2013.
Contact Info: Dr. Gretchen Cohenour (firstname.lastname@example.org) Frith 322 (434) 791-5767
Equestrian Studies in Germany
ES299: Class will be a 2 hour credit course which will meet during the Fall 2013 semester at Averett once a week to do research, logistics, and studies. Then we will attend riding courses in Germany. There will be theory session incorporated and students will have to do various assignments during their time abroad. This course is designed to provide students with insight to the equestrian community in Germany. They will be exposed to the equestrian culture in Germany as it pertains to dressage, eventing, and stable management. They will have an opportunity to ride under a German instructor and recieve feedback on their riding technique and theocratical knowledge. The students will have the chance to compare and contrast the German equestrian culture with the American equestrian culture. Contact Meaghan Byrne at mbyrne@Averett.edu for more information.
ED 599 Schooling in Europe
The estimated cost of the trip is $2400 for students, $2500 for alumni and friends, and $1300 for air fare. This includes: Cultural Experiences / Field Trips, Accommodation, Meals, and Ground Transportation.
Contact: Michael D. Parsons, Associate Vice President for Graduate and Professional Studies at email@example.com for additional information. The trip is limited to so apply early.
BSA in Costa Rica! (January 2015) The program will focus on EcoTourism and Agribusiness in Costa Rica through lectures and community service work at a local Cooperative and Community Center.