Field Work in Underdeveloped Countries   [Archived Catalog]
2017-2018 Academic Catalog

SOCS 350 - Field Work in Underdeveloped Countries

Faculty-supervised study and research in-residence in a selected underdeveloped country. Students will assist local missionaries in evangelism and humanitarian efforts while studying first-hand the political culture and institutions of the selected country. Emphasis will be placed on comparative political analysis as well as an analysis of the effects of missionary efforts on the culture and values of indigenous peoples. Includes one week of intensive training in the United States and three weeks of field work in the selected country.

Credit Hours: 3

Term Offered: Summer

Fee(s): Fee: Varies based on location.