With an 80-year tradition of academic excellence, Massey offers a wide range of subjects, with key emphasis on natural sciences, engineering, creative arts and business. This virtual Global Semester program gives you the opportunity to register for a minimum of one and a maximum of four online courses at Massey. Registering for four online courses means you are participating on this program in full-time status. You can also register for 1-3 online courses at Massey while also registering for courses at UK.
Fall , Spring
Participants learn about a variety of cultural and service-learning topics virtually, including engagement with faculty and host country clinicians, students and community leaders. $525 program fee is all-inclusive of program fee, Education Abroad charges and host country team, including interpreters.
Language: English, Spanish
This program is an online adaptation online adaptation of the summer program in Oaxaca, Mexico that has been running for 20 years and is organized by SURCO (www.surcooaxaca.org) a Mexican civil society organization involved in activism, research, and education in the field of social and environmental justice, particularly the issues of climate crisis, appropriation of digital technologies, and community transformation. Oaxaca is a state renowned for its ecological and human diversity, and taking advantage of the professional connections that SURCO offers, we will explore the topics of social and environmental justice form a political ecology perspective, drawing on readings and audiovisual materials while engaging with local experts and activists remotely. The course will consist of daily virtual meetings that include presentations and discussions. he final grade for both classes will be based on a creative research project.
Fall , Spring , Summer