GGC Math-Biology Program in Thailand Seoul, South Korea; Bangkok, Chiang Mai, and Krabi, Thailand
About the Program
This is a month long GGC faculty-led study abroad program that allows the participating students to earn the following GGC Credits:
MATH2000-STATISTICS 3 CREDITS
MATH 2210 - CALCULUS 1 - 4 CREDITS
BIOL 3050 - TROPICAL BIOLOGY 3 CREDITS
BIOL 3450 - CONSERVATION OF BIOLOGY 3 CREDITS
The program is designed in a way that the students will get the most of both their Math and their Biology experience, while at the same time experience up close the amazing cultures of Thailand and South Korea.
There will be four major site visits of 4 days or more each including: Seoul, South Korea; Chiang Mai, Krabi, and Bangkok, Thailand.
At each site visit, the students will be exposed to the animal and plant bio-diversity and will also learn how to collect data and use statistical or calculus methods to interpret it.
Also, students will work with their Thai or Korean student counterparts for maximum educational and cultural exposure.
The trips will span from visits of Incheon and Seoul on the Pacific, to Krabi on the Indian Ocean, to the mountains of Chiang Mai, at the border of the Golden Triangle between Thailand, Laos, and Myanmar, in the lands of the ancient Lana.
This program will take place in Chiang Mai and Komphaeng Phet, Thailand and Seoul, South Korea. Itinerary may include visits to:
Museums, Gardens, and Temples in Seoul
Doi Sethep Temple
Tiger Cave Temple
Sukhothai Temple Ruins
Dates & Duration
This program goes for 29 days during the Summer semester.
Start: June 13TH, 2018
Ends: July 12th, 2018
Cost & Payment
Program cost: $3695 **Please make note all payments are non-refundable upon receipt unless GGC cancels the study abroad program. GGC tuition and fees are NOT included. Those must be paid before departure and must meet GGC deadlines for tuition and fee payments.
International health insurance
What's NOT included?
GGC tuition & fees
Personal expenses (shopping, personal trips, etc.)
For full payment:
December 1st, 2017
For installment payments:
October 22, 2017
January 10, 2017
March 1, 2018
April 1, 2018
The deadline to apply for this program is February 1st, 2018.
**Tuition and fees not included!
For more information, please contact the program directors:
Program Directors: Dr. Boyko Gyurov email@example.com 678-824-5167 & Dr. Elizabeth Harrison firstname.lastname@example.org 404-450-8111
Asst. Dir. for Education Abroad: Ms. Cele Blair - (678) 407-5597 - email@example.com
Dates / Deadlines:
** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.