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BIOL 290 New Zealand Discipline-Based Cross-Cultural Course
Auckland, New Zealand (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: J-Term
This program is currently not accepting applications.
Restrictions: MC applicants only
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Program Description:
BIOL 290: New Zealand - Aoteoroa Natural and Cultural History of New Zealand
 
Ki Ora! Welcome to BIOL 290. Understand how the Maori lived in beautiful  New Zealand. How they, the English, and NZ CC 2017the Church shaped NZ of today. We will travel in every major ecosystem of the North Island including epic forests mountains and caves. We will visit Tongariro National Park, Bay of Islands, Tamaki Maori Tours and Te Puia  in Rotorua. Stay with the local Maori on out three Marae stays  with one stay right on the coast where we will help gather food and prepare a traditional hangi , experience the hongi- traditional Maori greeting and the welcoming ceremony- powhiri. Estimated Course Fee $5400

Faculty Biography:

Dr. David Foster is a plant ecologist and ethnobotanist with a life-long interest in how people interact with their environment, faith, and other cultures. He has studied and taught courses in the creation in eight states and three continents. Dr. Foster has led 12 previous trips to New Zealand since 2000 with long-term personal connections to the people of New Zealand. Our in-country hosts for the trip will be Adventure Specialties Trust, a Christian company with more than 30 years of professional outdoor education and more than 15 years of working with Messiah College in New Zealand- prepare to be amazed.

Other Course Information: 


BIOL 290 NZ Draft Itinerary January 2017.doc

BIOL 290 Syllabus 2017.doc
 


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This program is currently not accepting applications.