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An HSU Program - China and Tibet Field Studies Program
Beijing, China
Program Terms: Summer
This program is currently not accepting applications.
Dates / Deadlines:
There are currently no active application cycles for this program.
Fact Sheet:
 Instruction language:
 Program Type:
HSU Summer Faculty led
 Language pre-requisites:
1 semester
 Minimum GPA:
 Class level:
4. Senior, Junior
 Housing options:
Homestay, Hotel, Other
 Internship or Service Learning:
 Academic areas:
Anthropology, Geography, Religious studies
Open to non-HSU students: No Credit type: Resident Credit
Tuition payment made to: Extended Education
Program Description:

An HSU Program - China and Tibet Field Studies Program

Application and acceptance to this program is by approval of the instructor only.

GEOG 472 - The Geography of China and Tibet - 3 units Upper division coursework
Costs: TBA

Program Overview


Rongbuk Monastary

Traveling overland the program takes students from the ancient Yellow River and the Yangtze River Basin to the high grasslands and deep valleys of the Tibetan Plateau. Students will address research questions and engage in projects that involve contemporary environmental, economic and social issues.

This multidisciplinary field research program is set against the backdrop of geat social and economic change The program is a unique opportunity to explore a large part of Asia in depth. As the participants travel overland the important geographical, historical and cultural factors that define these landscapes will be explored


Los Bagels and Potala

Courses offered

GEOG 411 - Senior field research - 4 units

This program is currently not accepting applications.