Program Dates: May 29-June 22, 2017
Course: HDEV 300: Death and Dying (GE, capstone)
Approximate Travel Cost: $4,400
(includes airfare and all travel and accommodation costs except meals)
Course Description: The developmental, cultural, social, religious, political, and historical influences on death and dying in South Africa (as a comparison to the U.S.). Fieldwork in South Africa will involve working with AIDS orphans and patients in an AIDS hospice.
Information meetings (LA3-201-- Human Development Conference Room)--
Click here for flyer with details: Info sessions 3_2017.docx
Tuesday, Jan. 31 at 2:30pm
Friday, Feb. 3 at noon
Monday, Feb. 6 at 5:15pm
Wednesday, Feb. 8 at 2pm
Thursday, Feb. 9 at 4pm
Click here for a flyer
with full details: Draft Itinerary 2017 HDEV 300 in South Africa.docx
Click here for trip itinerary
, Draft Itinerary 2017 HDEV 300 in South Africa.docx
Click here for payment schedule
, Payment schedule SA 2017.docx
and student reflections, see: http://csulbsouthafrica.wordpress.com/
For a video
of one student's experience, click here
For an article on health and safety, click here
This is a CSULB short-term, faculty-led study abroad course.
Contact Professor Pamela Roberts
for more information at
Open to all undergraduate majors (as well as staff, faculty, alumni,
and community members on a space available basis).
Faculty permission required.
ASI-CSULB Study Abroad Scholarship
A limited number of $750 scholarships are available for short-term, study abroad programs.
for more information and to apply for the scholarships.
Deadline to apply for scholarships: March 13, 2017