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 Inst.: 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: Precoll, Fresh, Sophs, Jrs, Srs, Adults
Requires: 2.50 GPA
Age Min: 17
Age Average: 20

Undergrad Credit: Avail
Undergrad: 1-4
Grad Credit: Avail
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 incl intl travel

Instruction Language: English
Format: Directed field study, Independent study format, Lang study, Practical training, Seminar
Students: US

Housing Arrangement: Arr by pgm

Deadline: Rolling admissions, Mar 31

Other Info:
Year Program Began: 2003
In Coop 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