SCI-292: Study Abroad in Natural Sciences

Catalog Info

Title when registering
Study Abroad Natural Sciences
Credit Hours
1.00
Contact Hours Per Week
1 (for 15-week classes)
Pre-requisites
Instructor Permission
Course Description

Students explore natural areas various aspects of the sciences in a foreign country under the direction of a faculty member in the sciences. Prior to departure, students meet with the instructor(s) for cultural discussions and to choose an individual topic of research. While abroad, students study various aspects of the sciences and culture via the instructor and/or educational travel guide. Before arrival at the country or while in the country, students conduct research on their individual topics. Either during the study abroad or on their return, students reflect on their study abroad experience, and present it in the form of a paper, portfolio, or oral project. Specific travel information will be announced at least one semester prior to departure.

MTA Categories
  • Category 6.1: Natural Sciences
General Education Categories
  • Natural Sciences
Office Contact
School of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM): 313-845-9632, steminfo@hfcc.edu, Health Careers Education Ctr, Room: G-122
Requirements are subject to change. The information represented here is effective starting Fall 2019 and applies to the current catalog year. If you were admitted prior to this year, please check your requirements under the My Progress section of HFC Self Service.