AIFS Study Abroad Opportunities

1. Berlin Germany, offered in cooperation with Humboldt University

“Land in the City – Green in the City” – This is a 3 credit summer course that looks at urban agriculture in one of Germany’s most fascinating cities.

Students examine functions of agriculture and horticulture in the city landscape including ecological and institutional conditions, social function of urban agriculture and gardening, conservation of resources and recycling of waste. Students will meet participants of projects and visit example of urban agriculture in Berlin.


2. San Jose, Costa Rica, offered in cooperation with Veritas University

This is a summer and semester program with multiple course offerings taught in English in the Biological Sciences to include:

Environmental Impact and Social Development, Tropical Botany, Agroecology and Sustainable Food Systems, Environmental Awareness and Sustainable Development, Climate Change and Renewable Energies (semester only.)


3. January Term program in the Galapagos Islands, in cooperation with Universidad San Francisco de Quito

A two week program with one course that examines Ecosystems and Biodiversity in the Galapagos.

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