Studying in Chile
January 2014

Human Ecology

Prerequisites: Eligible for full credit 
(or permission of instructor)

January 1-23, 2014

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Academic Director:
Dr. Alan Hodson 


Program Director:
Lindsay Cox


Primary Goal: Develop an understanding of the intersection 
of humans and ecosystems  

  • First-hand exploration of ecosystems and people’s interactions with those systems
  • Hands-on experience working with local people and organizations on community projects
  • Methods include readings, lectures, discussions, writing, guided reflection and visual journaling

Special Considerations

  • Living and working conditions are comfortable but  
  • Service learning projects involve some labor
  • Physical fitness required for vigorous hikes

Program Documents


Peg Alden
Director of International Education
Administration Building, Rm 218