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 Inst.: 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: Fresh, Sophs, Jrs, Srs, Grads, Adults, Teachers, Professionals
Age Min: 18

Undergrad Credit: Avail
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 incl intl travel

Instruction Language: English
Format: Directed field study, Practical training, Seminar, Student teaching format, Volunteer svc, Workshop
Students: US & intl & host country

Housing Arrangement: Arr by pgm
Housing Type: ecolodges, kibbutz
Other Housing: Geodesic Earth Domes

Deadline: Rolling

Other Info:
Activities: cultural events activity, excursions activity, field trips activity, pgm travel activity
Misc: This course builds capacity in sustainable development to employ nature's way as design tool in various contexts.
Financial Aid: scholarships
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