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WEC Study Abroad Courses

New Zealand Biodiversity and Conservation

This 5-week, experiential program introduces students to New Zealand's unique flora and fauna and local/national efforts to conserve and restore biodiversity. Go here for more information.

Ecology & Conservation of Wildlife in the Tropics: Belize

The UF in Belize program offers students an opportunity to earn 3 credits while studying throughout Belize. Students will spend 9 days learning with local faculty and students as well as other local professionals. The majority of each day will be spent in the field examining wildlife and conservation issues in a diversity of landscapes and ecosystems. Go here for more information.

UF in Swaziland - Wildlife Ecology

The purpose of this course is to provide students with an opportunity for hands-on learning in one of the most diverse and complex ecosystems on the planet. Students will learn field survival skills, wildlife and plant identification, wildlife research techniques, African wildlife ecology, and the linkages between conservation and social issues. Students will engage in many of Southern Africa's most pressing conservation issues, participate in community development projects, and gain an understanding and appreciation for the history and cultures of Southern Africa. Go here for more information.