Ethnographic field school in Belize

Ethnographic Field School in Belize

The Center for Applied Anthropology (CfAA, http://nku.edu/cfaa/) at Northern Kentucky University (NKU, http://nku.edu) organizes an annual ethnographic field school in Belize directed by Douglas Hume (Department Chair and Associate Professor of Anthropology) every June in collaboration with the NKU International Education Center – Office of Education Abroad and Cooperative Center for Study Abroad (CCSA, http://ccsa.cc/).  The following information is for the June 2018 Ethnographic Field School in Belize:

  • Location: Orange Walk District, Belize
  • Dates: Departing June 19 and returning July 18, 2018 (30 days/ 29 nights)
  • Base Program Price: $3,699-3,899 (includes ground transportation, accommodations, breakfast, dinner, and excursions; price varies due to early application deadline and option transcript request, see below for more information)
  • Group Travel Price: $649-899 (estimated price roundtrip air transportation from one of CCSA’s designated U.S. departure cities)
  • Tuition: Waived! To transfer credit to another institution, there is $100.00 transcript fee (check with your institutional transfer fees, if any).
  • Early Application Deadline: February 9, 2018 ($100 reduction in the program price by means of a reducing the application fee to $150)
  • Final Application Deadline: February 23, 2018 (application fee of $250)
  • Credit: 4 hours (undergraduate or graduate)
  • Sample Syllabus, Schedule and Packing List: http://inside.nku.edu/artsci/centers/cfaa/ethnographic-field-school.html
  • CCSA Course Site: https://ccsa.cc/programs/summer/2018/Belize-Anthropology
  • CCSA Online Application: https://ccsa.studioabroad.com/index.cfm?FuseAction=Programs.ViewProgram&Program_ID=39098

 

For more information (i.e., Course Description, Community-based Research Project, Program Excursions, Advisor Information, Field School Benefits, Funding Opportunities, Photo Album, Movie Album, and Student Recommendations), please visit the field school’s web site: http://nku.edu/cfaa/