Peru

No longer accpeting applications as program reached capacity before November 14.
Where:Lima, Machu Picchu, & Cuzco, Peru
When:

All dates are tentative.
Travel occurs during Spring break (Friday, March 14 – Sunday, March 23, 2014).

 

Note: Required pre-departure and post-travel sessions are listed below. All participants are required to attend all of these sessions as part of the GEB 2956: Study Abroad in Peru course.

Date Time Location
Friday, January 10, 2014 1 p.m. – 5 p.m. TBA
Friday, January 24, 2014 1 p.m. – 5 p.m. TBA
Friday, February 07, 2014 12 p.m. – 6 p.m. TBA (lunch provided)
Friday, February 28, 2014 1 p.m. – 5 p.m. TBA
Friday, April 04, 2014 1 p.m. – 5 p.m. TBA
Capacity:20
Summary:This study abroad course is an excellent opportunity to experience the business and academic issues in one of the most interesting and important countries in South America. The travel portion of the course includes visits to Lima, Peru’s capital, Cuzco and the ruins of Machu Picchu. Students will interact with Peruvian communities as well as different organizations and groups working to foster economic development among the poorest groups in Peru. This course is aimed at students with interests in economic development, international economics and business withLatin America. The service learning component of the course gives students the chance to participate in several projects for the benefit of different communities in Peru.
Prerequisites:None - Freshmen & Sophomores Only!
Subject:Lower-Level General Business (Economic Development & Service Learning)
Open To:UNF students with less than junior standing & less than 45 hours completed at UNF
Credits:3 credit hours during the Spring 2014 term
Syllabus:Peru 2014 - Syllabus (tentative)
Itinerary:Peru 2014 - Itinerary (Tentative)
Cost:

$2,700* $1,550* (plus the cost of 3 hours UNF spring 2014 tuition)
1st Payment: $500 due by November 1, 2013
2nd Payment: $2,500* $1,050 due by February 1, 2014

 

Breakdown of the $2,700 program fee [pdf]

 

*This program includes a $1,150 Transformational Learning Opportunity (TLO) Scholarship for eligible students. This scholarship will be applied to the February 1 payment.  For questions regarding eligibility, contact Ms. Melody Taylor | (904) 620-2261.

Application:

Review and download application materials.

 

Note: Interview required prior to acceptance. After receiving a complete application, Coggin Study Abroad will contact the student to set up an interview time with Dr. Michelman. Charges will not be posted to student accounts unless students are officially accepted after the interview.

 

More Information:
Contact:

Dr. Jeff Michelman

Bldg 42, Rm 3018

Coggin College of Business

University of North Florida


Dr. Andres Gallo

Bldg 42, Rm 3137

Coggin College of Business

University of North Florida

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