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For Students Enrolled Spring 2014 – A May Intersession Class

SOCW 4370/5370
SOCI 3392

All majors are welcome – course content will be social work focused, but can be relevant to many majors. We will work with other departments/programs on substitutions as needed, or you can use the course as a free elective.

  • Departing Amarillo on May 19, 2014
  • Returning to Amarillo on May 31, 2014

Two information sessions are planned:

  • Thursday, October 10th, 2013 in WTA 1003 (5:45 – 6:30)
  • Wednesday, October 23rd, 2013 in OM 203 (12:30 – 1:15).

IF YOU CANNOT ATTEND ONE OF THESE SESSIONS, YOU MAY REQUEST MORE INFORMATION BY CONTACTING FACULTY SPONSORS - DR. MELODY LOYA AT 806-651-2594 mloya@wtamu.edu,OR MS. KIMBERLI PHILLIPS AT 806-651-2622 kphillips@wtamu.edu.


Per Student Cost:

  • Undergraduates: $1850.00
  • Graduates: $1500.00

Includes all Air Transportation, Ground Transportation, Home stays, breakfast and dinner (with home stay family), several lunches, Guides, and Admission Charges. Includes a weekend stay at at an Eco-Agro farm on the Caribbean coast.

  • Participants are also responsible for tuition of the three-hour course, the cost of US Passport, Departure tax ($29.00), approximately 10 meals, and personal spending money.
  • Participants will be hosted in Tico homes for all nights except the weekend cultural excursion.
  • Students will be approved to participate following an interview; not all students who apply will be approved. Participation is strictly limited to 15 students.
  • Participating students will be required to complete approximately 15 hours of Orientation and training during the spring semester, which requires the purchase and study of two books.

YOU MAY REQUEST MORE INFORMATION BY CONTACTING FACULTY SPONSORS - DR. MELODY LOYA AT 806-651-2594 mloya@wtamu.edu,OR MS. KIMBERLI PHILLIPS AT 806-651-2622 kphillips@wtamu.edu.


 

Spain and Morocco: A Multidisciplinary Experience

For Students Enrolled Fall 2013, Spring 2014 or Summer I 2014 Semester:

EDLD 6308 - Service Learning in Educational Leadership
EDLD 6311 - Educational Leadership & Group Dynamics
EDPD 6304 - Multicultural Education
EDPD 6303 - Educational Research
EDPD 6385 – International Studies
EDLD 6395 - Independent Study

POSC 3365 – Political Thought in the West
PSYC 6099 – Practicum in Assessment
PSYC 6352 – Assessment II

ARTS 1316.01 – Drawing on the Road for Non-Majors:  Drawing I
ARTS 2323.01 – Drawing on the Road-Drawing III
ARTS 3323.01 - Drawing IV
ARTS 4323.01 – Drawing V
ARTS 6323.01 – Drawing on the Road: Special Problems in Drawing
ARTS 4371.01 – The Art of Spain and Morocco:  Advanced Art History
ARTS 6371.01 – Graduate Seminar in Art History:  Spain and Morocco

  • Departing June 15, 2014
  • Returning June 30, 2014 

Faculty Leaders: Dr. Eddie Henderson, Dr. Anand Commissiong, Mr. Kenneth Denton and Mr. Jonathan Revett 
Please contact Dr. Eddie Henderson (ehenderson@wtamu.edu) in the event you have questions or visit wtamu.edu/goglobal.


Per Student Cost:

  • $2,500 per student
    • $500 Deposit paid on or before February 1, 2014
    • $2,000 Balance paid on or before April 15, 2014

 Additionally, students will be required to pay for the following expenses: 

    1. Passport and Visa charges, including departure taxes, if applicable.

    2. Food, except for breakfast. 

    3. Drinks, snacks, and minibar purchases.

    4. Spa, laundry, medical services including immunizations, etc.

    5. Personal shopping and shipping.

    6. Luggage and excess baggage charges.

    7. Communication, internet, fax charges, etc.

To participate, you must successful complete an interview.  Interviews will be conducted in December (2013) and January (2014).  To schedule an interview, please contact Mozelle Hedrick at 806-651-2619.

Please contact Dr. Eddie Henderson (ehenderson@wtamu.edu) in the event you have questions or visit wtamu.edu/goglobal.

 


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