4 weeks living in ecovillage learning INTL. SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT, Earn Credit + Permaculture Design Cert.

International Sustainable Development Institute at Central Washington University


Middle East and North Africa: Israel

Host Institution: Center for Creative Ecology of Kibbutz Lotan, Arava Valley, Negev Desert, Southern Israel

Dates: May 9 – Jun 6, Jun 14–Jul 12, Aug 1–29, Sept 4–30, Dec 19–Jan 15, Jan 23–Feb 19, May 22–June 19

Subject: Agriculture, Biodiversity, Ecology And Environmental Studies, Environmental Design, Food Production, Leadership, Natural Resource Management, Sustainable Development, Water Management

Level: Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors, Graduates, Adults, Teachers, Professionals
Age Min: 18

Undergrad Credit: Available
Undergrad: 6 Semester Credits
Grad Credit: None
Transfer Credit Through: Central Washington University
Document Awarded: Certificate, Transcript

Overall Program Costs: US$ 2,950
Cost Include: Activities, Admissions, All Meals, Cultural Activities, Cultural Events
Nonrefundable fee
Cost Range: $2,500 To $5,000 Including Intl Travel

Instruction Language: English
Format: Directed Field Study, Practical Training, Seminar, Student Teaching Format, Volunteer Service, Workshop
Students: US & International & Host Country

Housing Arrangement: Arranged By Program
Housing Type: Ecolodges, Kibbutz
Other Housing: Geodesic Earth Domes

Deadline: Rolling

Other Info:
Activities: Cultural Events Activity, Excursions Activity, Field Trips Activity, Program Travel Activity
Misc: This course builds capacity in sustainable development to employ nature's way as design tool in various contexts.
Financial Aid: Scholarships
May Contact Former Participant