International Service Learning

Current Programs

UBC’s International Service Learning (ISL) program allows you to contribute towards important projects led by community partners around the world. By taking part in our program, you connect your academic studies with real-world experience. ISL fosters meaningful connections with communities around the world and will help you discover the local impact of global issues.

Summer 2016 Programs

Questions can be directed to ubc.isl@ubc.ca.

Program

Eligibility

Academic Credit

Placement Length

Placement Location

Placement Cost

PSYCH 417A: Psychology and Developing Societies

Minimum 3rd year standing with 6 credits of upper level PSYC completed prior to starting course

 

Three credits

 

12 weeks

June- August, 2016

Uganda
Kenya
 

$3,860-$4,045

Cost may be offset by funding options

ECON 492a: The Economics of Sustainability: Communities, Markets and Technology

Minimum 3rd year standing with 9 credits of Economics completed prior to starting course

Three credits

12 weeks

June - August, 2016

Kenya
Uganda
Mexico

$3,900 - $4,800

Cost may be offset by funding options

 

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