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*Belize-Anthropology in Belize
Aguacate, Belize; Belize City, Belize; Flores/Tikal, Guatemala; Livingston, Guatemala; Placencia, Belize; Punta Gorda, Belize; Santa Elena, Belize (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms:
Program Terms: Summer
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Scholarship Available: Yes
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Program Type:
Education Abroad
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Housing Option:
Guest House
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Program Director:
Dr. Matthew Richard
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Age Requirement:
18 and older
Program Description:
Program Description:
Belize Field School

Belize Collage

About the Program

This program is run specifically as an ethnographic field school for anthropology and sociology students. It provides an opportunity to learn about and apply anthropological research methods, and develop the writing skills needed for the practice of cultural anthropology. The trip is designed to familiarize students with issues of the larger global political economy: migration, ethnicity, ecology, tourism as a development strategy, IMF policy, the operation of non-governmental organizations.
Program Fee: $2,900

$300 nonrefundable application fee is due at the time of application (deadline: January15th 2018) and is subtracted from your total fee. 
Payment is made in two installments. 
The first installment of $1,300.00 is due on February 20, 2018.
The second installment of $1,300.00 is due March 15, 2018.  

***Program fee does not include tuition, textbooks, visa application fees, passport and related expenses.***
General Information

Duration: June 2 - July 29, 2018
Location: Santa Elena, Belize
Cost: $2,900 + VSU tuition & Fees

For More Information Contact:
Dr. Matthew Richard Irina McClellan (229) 333-7410
(229) 333 - 5485
Accommodation Statement
VSU study abroad programs strive to provide reasonable accommodations for students with documented disabilities.  Areas of disability include, but are not limited to visual, hearing, learning, psychological, medical, and mobility impairments. If you receive disability-related accommodations at VSU or at your home university, or if you anticipate needing accommodations at your overseas site, you will arrange for them with your study abroad program director and the staff in the Access Office.  Examples of accommodations include note taking assistance, extended test time, a quiet testing location, alternative text/media, and accessible housing. Please provide information about your accommodation needs at the time of your application and allow time to arrange for accommodations. Please be aware that not all institutions, housing facilities, transportation and sites abroad will be able to provide accessibility and/or address all disability issues. 

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Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2019 05/01/2019 08/01/2019 06/02/2019 06/29/2019
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