Off-campus service learning experience focusing on health care outreach in rural areas of Eldoret, Kenya under the auspices of Open Arms International. In addition to health promotion activities, students will gain cultural insights and understanding through collaboration with local partners; visit historical, environmental, and health care sites; and engage in integrative group discussions.
***This course is designed for nursing students who will be on the Portland campus fall 2014.
Prerequisite: Fall semester prior to JT '15 departure, students will be required to enroll and participate in the IDST 098 Orientation to International Study (1 credit) or consent of instructor.
Faculty: Professor Vivian Tong and Professor Tara Lepp
Fees: Program Fee: $5000 Estimated Air: $2700
LC: GP or IS