Antarctica: The Fragile Continent

American Universities International Programs (AUIP)
SUNY College at Brockport, Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University
AUIP Study Abroad Advisor
Phone: (706) 621-7843
Western Hemisphere: Argentina: Ushuaia

Dates: 2 wks, mid-Dec - early Jan

Subject: Conservation, Earth sciences, Ecology and environmental studies, Field study, Geography, Independent study, International law, Life sciences, Natural resources, Oceanography, Parks management, Recreation, Research methods, Tourism, Wildlife

Level: Fresh, Sophs, Jrs, Srs, Grads, Adults, Teachers, Professionals
Requires: 2.50 GPA, previous study in field
Age Min: 18

Undergrad Credit: Avail
Undergrad: 6
Grad Credit: Avail
Grad: 6
Document Awarded: transcript

Overall Program Costs: $12500
Cost Include: all meals, excursions, fees, housing included, tuition
Nonrefundable fee
Cost Range: $10,000 to $15,000 not incl intl travel

Instruction Language: English
Format: Directed field study, Independent study format, Lecture, Practical training, Seminar, Study tour, Tutorial, Workshop
Students: US

Housing Arrangement: Arr by pgm
Housing Type: boat, hotels

Deadline: April 1

Other Info:
Year Program Began: 2008
Orientation Location: in US & abroad
Orientation Description: (webcast lecturing during fall sem & 2-wk field study in Antarctica)
Activities: cultural events activity, excursions activity, field trips activity, pgm travel activity
Misc: Once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to visit the coldest, windiest, driest, highest, most remote continen
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