There are currently no active application cycles for this program.
Who can apply:
UMass Boston Students, UMass Dartmouth Students, UMass Lowell Students
Language of Instruction:
Areas of Study:
African Studies, Culture, Environmental/Sustainability Studies, Health Sciences/Public Health, Humanities, Linguistics, Other Language & Literature, Peace/Conflict Studies, Political Science/International Relations, Psychology, Service Learning, Social Work, Sociology/Anthropology
With one of Africa's most vital health care systems, Botswana is an engaging place to explore regional social and scientific health issues. Learn from successes and failures as you visit and assist at clinics, public health non-governmental organizations (NGOs), and hospitals. Engaging coursework, community outreach, language learning, homestays, and more will open this inspirational country to you, and stay with you long past summer.
SHADOW HEALTHCARE PROVIDERS
to experience how healthcare is delivered in and around Gaborone.
STAY IN A RURAL VILLAGE
and gain insight into the resident's public health challenges there.
VISIT MOKOLODI NATURE RESERVE
full of celebrated African wildlife, like giraffes, rhinos, and big cats.
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