- The two courses included are 90 – 100 hours of instruction. Successful completion of the two courses will give you 6 hours of US credit, fully transferable, towards your degree at your home University or College
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Edinburgh, Scotland- natural beauty and heritage come to mind with this beautiful, green destination. Scotland's cliffs, freshwater streams, woodlands, and grasslands make this the ideal Ecology study abroad program.
Students will enroll in two courses: "Conservation Skills" and "Habitat Management." Beyond the classroom, this program is majority valuable field experience with site visits, guidance from site managers, field investigations, and exposure to practical management techniques. This program adds to your future marketability in Ecology and Conservation careers/fields.
Excursions are also a part of the package with visits to local heritage sites such as the Isle of May, Edinburgh Castle, Loch Lomond, The Trossachs National Park, and more. With Adelante's program, you are primed for a complete Scottish experience that will last a lifetime.
Please note this program is limited to 16 participants each year, so apply early to secure your placement!
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•Airport pickup and orientation on arrival in Scotland
•College tuition for 2 classes worth a total of 6 US credits
•Your own private room and bathroom in college accommodation. Free wireless internet available.
•Breakfast, lunch and dinner provided during the week, breakfast and dinner at the weekend.
•Access to computers in university Resource Centre. Laptops can also be borrowed on a weekly basis.
•College staff on-site will be available to assist students with individual requests, trecking in the Highlands or other activities and in-country travel.
•Excursions to local natural heritage sites eg. Loch Lomond, the Isle of May, Edinburgh Castle, Stirling Castle, William Wallace Monument and more.
•Sealed college transcripts on completion