Fall 2014

India - Biology

Biotechnology in India

This is a 3-unit course and class will meet once a week for 2-3 hours in the fall semester. This course is open to all majors and students at all levels are encouraged to apply. The major component of this course is a trip to India during the winter break and explore biotechnology advancements there. Students will be exposed to applications in the areas of biotechnology and environmental ecology from the Indian perspective. Emphasis will be placed on demonstration of research experimentation in the fields of molecular biology, immunology, cell biology, animal husbandry, biomedical research and ecological conservation at top research institutions in three cities. Students will learn about the booming biotechnology research in India on one side and the deep emphasis placed on India’s ancient history, cuisine, culture, arts, religion and rich traditions on the other. The trip will include visits to well-known monuments such as the Taj Mahal as well as places of historical significance such as forts, temples and muse

The application process for this course has been completed.

  • International Course fee: $1600
  • Course Units: 3
  • Tentative Trip Dates: Dec. 26 - Jan. 18, 2015
  • Faculty Contact: Nitika Parmar ( nitika.parmar@csuci.edu)

South Africa - Political Science

Journey to the New South Africa

This course is a comprehensive study of South African politics and society which includes travel to South Africa to observe historical area studies in course, to interact with South Africans in various urban and rural settings, and to observe society in order to understand concepts and issues discussed in the campus-based portion of the class ( fall 2014).  The application process for this course has been completed. 

  • International Course fee: $1750
  • Course Units:3
  • Tentative Trip Dates: Jan 3-17, 2015
  • Faculty Contact: Andrea Grove (andrea.grove@csuci.edu) 

Ireland- Nursing

Globalization in Healthcare

This program provides an international perspective of global health care issues for nursing in the 21st century. This is a 2 week observational study course abroad in Ireland.  The application process for this course has been completed. 

 International Course fee: $2800
Course Units: 3
Tentative Trip Dates: Jan 3-17, 2015
Faculty Contact: Pauline Hunter (pauline.hunter@csuci.edu)

Spring 2015

Australia- Mathematics and Applied Physics Programs

Mathematics, Science, Music, Art and Culture of Australia

During the Spring break in March we plan a course in Australia- UNIV 392.
If your GPA is above 3.0 and you are interested in working on a math project to be presented there please apply.The application forms and are due on OCT 20th.You need two faculty to recommend you. We estimate the course fee to be around $900 (this would cover the flight, transportation, hotels, museums, etc. - but may not cover food). The space is limited, hence application process is competitive. Apply early!

  • Application Form   (162 KB, PDF)
  • Poster(197 KB, PDF)

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  • International Course fee: TBD
  • Course Units: 1
  • Tentative Trip Dates: March 13- 22, 2015
  • Faculty Contact: Ivona Grzegorczyk (ivona.grzegprczyk@csuci.edu)

For more information please contact the faculty directly or Motoko Kitazumi