Galen University offers students the chance to focus on one of four summer intensive courses: Animal Science Pre-Vet Program, Forensic Anthropology Program, Land-Ocean Interface Program, Protected Areas Practicum Program. Each program offers 6 credits. All instruction is in English. For more details on these programs, click here.
As an added bonus, we are offering a once-in-a-lifetime course:
Exploring the Mystery of the Mayan Prophecy of 2012 (3 credits)
This course is a celebration of the ancient and modern Maya and their highly developed system to understand the complexities of time. Come and discuss the fate of our world, the intriguing history of the Maya, their concept of time and writing from world renowned Maya scholars. These Mayanists have spent years toiling in this realm - teasing out their secrets.
June 18-29, 2012 Application Deadline: March 1st, 2012
Program cost: $2,654 ($2,270, plus $384 deposit)
For current course information, visit: Galen University summer course listings
To find course descriptions, visit: Galen University descriptions
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Summer Intensive Field Courses at Galen University are just that - intensive! Two courses are packed into four weeks each with full day schedules. The summer courses start in June, and end in July. They are designed to use Belize as a living classroom. Lectures and presentations are enhanced by field trips and field experience. Galen University Offers:
- Lush tropical campus
- Mayan ruins and cities
- Jungle: canoeing, hiking, bird watching
- 90 minutes from the 2nd largest barrier reef in the world
- Bilingual community: Opportunity to practice Spanish
- International faculty and student body
- Internet access