African Adventure

African Adventure Seminar (HONR 4375)

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PROGRAM DATES

May 10-29, 2015

COURSES OFFERED

HONR 4375: Special Topics for Honors: Seminar in African Studies (Prerequisites: Consent of faculty leader; honors student in good standing).

PROGRAM COST

$5,200 (including a $300 non-refundable deposit)

Includes: Tuition & fees * (summer semester), $200 study abroad service fee, airfare, lodging, meals, transportation and fees

TRIP HIGHLIGHTS

  • Explore the bush country of Africa at the beautiful Matobo Hills, a UNESCO World Heritage Site with abundant wildlife and diverse cultures.
  • Study a working gold mine and visit the Khami Ruins archaeological site.
  • Participate in the conservation of rhino and volunteer at an orphanage.
  • Visit Hwange National Park, with one of the largest elephant herds in Africa, to study ecotourism, land use and conservation practices, and interact with members of local villages.
  • Experience Victoria Falls, one of the most beautiful spots in Africa and one of the seven natural wonders of the world.
  • See incredible rock art in one of the most concentrated rock art locations in the world.

FACULTY LEADERS CONTACT INFORMATION

Dr. Patrick Lewis
936-294-1406
pjlewis@shsu.edu
ABIV 105

Dr. Monte Thies
936-294-3746
woodrat@shsu.edu
LDB 115D

APPLICATION INFORMATION

To apply for the course, click HERE.

 


 


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