Brazil: Permaculture at Ecocentro IPEC

Living Routes Study Abroad in Ecovillages
Nina Dawe
284 N Pleasant St
Amherst, MA  1002
Int'l Phone: 413-259 0025


Western Hemisphere: Brazil: Ecoctr IPEC

Host Institution: Ecoctr IPEC (Permaculture Inst & Ecovillage of the Cerrado)

Dates: About Jul 14-Aug 3

Subject: Agriculture, Brazilian Studies, Ecology And Environmental Studies, Environmental Design, Field Study, Independent Study, Personal Development, Portuguese Language, Sustainable Development

Level: Pre-College, Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors, Adults
Requires: 2.50 GPA
Age Min: 17
Age Average: 20

Undergrad Credit: Available
Undergrad: 1-4
Grad Credit: Available
Transfer Credit Through: Univ of Massachusetts Amherst
Document Awarded: Transcript

Overall Program Costs: $2,750
Nonrefundable fee
Cost Range: $2,500 To $5,000 Not Including Intl Travel

Instruction Language: English
Format: Directed Field Study, Independent Study Format, Language Study, Practical Training, Seminar
Students: US

Housing Arrangement: Arranged By Program

Deadline: Rolling admissions, Mar 31

Other Info:
Year Program Began: 2003
In Cooperation With: Univ of Massachusetts Amherst
Orientation Location: Abroad
Activities: Cultural Events Activity, Excursions Activity, Field Trips Activity
Misc: Learn permaculture principles & apply sustainable comm development theory in the heart of Brazil.
Financial Aid: Scholarships