U of Costa Rica & English Speaking Undergraduates

T. Jesse Fox tjfox at sam.neosoft.com
Wed Oct 9 13:56:36 EST 1996


	The University of Costa Rica is currently sponsoring a semester 
long program in environmental science for English speaking 
undergraduates.

	Through this educational program we bring students into the 
Costa Rican rain forest, where the broad spectrum of biodiversity is 
easily accessible,  where the social and political climate is safe, 
where the foundation of knowledge is far greater than any other tropical 
environment and where the level of professional instruction provided at 
the University of Costa Rica is superior.  This program is provided in 
English so as to lift a language barrier that has kept most  of the 
world’s biology students from studying in this tropical region.  It is 
provided to undergraduate students after their first semester of biology 
so that all students will be able to transfer credits as science or 
elective requirements, thereby conserving their vital educational 
resources.  It is provided by the University of Costa Rica to keep costs 
down while maintaining academic excellence.  Additionally,  as an 
undergraduate group studying principals and practices of field research, 
they will be able to participate in long term research and data 
collection studies which will continue with each subsequent group until 
the body of knowledge, collected and analyzed, bears the fruit of 
discovery.
	For more information please contact World Class Adventures in 
Education, 1300 Post Oak Blvd. Suite 1750, Houston, Texas 77056.  Our 
office number is 713-961-3836.  Our e-mail address is 
worldc at neosoft.com.  Our home page is 
http://www.neosoft.com/~worldc/learn.html.




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