Previous Course Offerings

APSC 461 + 462: Global Engineering Leadership (Summer 2019 Course and ISL Placement)
  Program Overview Applications for this program are currently closed.  Applications for fall co-circular programs will open soon. Check back in July/August for more information about summer 2020 programs. Eligibility Criteria Students should be in their 3rd year by Summer 2019 Students registered in APSC 462 must complete ASPC 461 prior to their International Service Learning placement. […]

ASTU 401C: Global Women’s Health and Human Rights- Campus Based Course (Summer Term 1)
This course, Global Women’s Health and Human Rights, will focus on critical issues related to global women’s health and her/their ability to exercise human rights. Successful applicants to this course will receive a full conference admission to Women Deliver 2019, and will be required to attend as much of the conference as possible from June 3rd-June 6th 2019.

HIST 403K Ecological and Environmental History of Costa Rica – Course & International Service Placement (Summer 2019)
Eligibility: Open to all UBC students who have completed 2nd year (54 credits) by January 2018. This course will fulfill the History as well asInternational Relations BA major seminar requirements.
Academic Credit: Three credits
Placement Length: 12 weeks from May - August, 2019
Location: Costa Rica
Placement Cost: $4,600 - $4,900

ECON 364B The Economics of Sustainable Development – Course & Regional Service Placement (Winter Term 2)
Eligibility: Minimum 2nd year standing with 9 credits of Economics completed prior to starting course
Academic Credit: Six credits
Placement Length: 12 weeks from June - August, 2019
Location: Tofino, BC
Placement Cost: $2,900 - $3,200

ASTU 204C Collaborative Methods for Global Community Development – Campus Based Course (Winter Term 2)

Eligibility: Open to all UBC students
Academic Credit: ASTU 204C (3 Credits)
Location: UBC Vancouver Campus
Methodologies used: Systems thinking, strategic design, forum theatre
Theme: Global Migration
Instructor: Moura Quayle

Clean Energy Project with Eco-Agricultural Conservation Organization in Mexico – 2 Positions
Eligibility: Open to all UBC engineering students with an interest in energy conservation
Placement Length: 8 weeks from July - August, 2018
Location: Mexico
Placement Cost: $4,600 - $4,800

PSYC 417A – Psychology and Developing Societies
Eligibility: Open to all Faculty of Arts Psychology majors & minors who have completed 2nd year (54 credits) by January 2018 as well as completed 6 credits of 300-level psychology course work.
Academic Credit: Three credits
Placement Length: 12 weeks from May - August, 2018
Location: Uganda or Kenya
Placement Cost: $3,900 - $4,400
Cost may be offset by funding options

APSC 461/462: Global Engineering Leadership
Eligibility: Minimum 3rd year standing by January 2017
Academic Credit: Six credits
Placement Length: 8 weeks from July - August, 2017
Location: Mexico, Costa Rica, or India
Placement Cost: $3,900 - $4,800

HIST 403: NGOs and Refugees in Uganda: Regional and Global Perspectives, 1962-2012
Eligibility: Minimum 3rd year standing by January 2017
Academic Credit: Three credits
Placement Length: 12 weeks from June - August, 2017
Location: Uganda
Placement Cost: $3,700 - $4,000
Cost may be offset by funding options

SOCI 435: Partnerships for Participatory Development
Eligibility: Minimum 2nd year standing
Academic Credit: Six credits
Placement Length: 12 weeks from June - August, 2017
Location: Kenya, Uganda, Mexico, Bolivia, India, Costa Rica
Placement Cost: $3,475 - $4,800
Cost may be offset by funding options