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Education in India


Led By:

Dr. Randel Brown
DR. Phil Roberson

Dates:

July 10 - August 4, 2018

Estimated Cost: 

$5,100*

Course:

EDSE 4399 Issues in Special Education
EDCI 4399 ISSUES IN CURRICULUM & INSTRUCtion

Includes:

Some Meals
Academic & Cultural Excursions
Accommodations - Pilgrim Retreat and hotels
Health Insurance
Airfare
Local Transportation
*Program cost does not include TAMIU tuition and fees. 

Tentative Itinerary


Week 1

Depart Laredo on July 10th
Arrive on July 11th in Mumbai
Colonial tour
Visit the Prince of Wales Museum
Tour of Mumbai
Tour of Mumbai Film Industry
Travel to Meherabad
Go to the Meherabad Big Bazar
Visit the Ahmendnagar Market
Volunteer at the Pumpkin House and Meher English School

Week 2

 Visit the Ellora Caves
Visit Khuldabad
Go to the Chan Bibi
Volunteer at the Pumpkin House and Meher English School

Week 3

Travel to Pune and Delhi
Tour of Delhi

Week 4

Travel to Agra
Tour of Agra and the Taj Mahal
Program ends on August 4th

India Testimonial

Christina Aguilar Summer 2016

Working with children in India made me understand the need to travel, experience different cultures, learn about religions, meet people and see social injustices. I realized the importance of giving ourselves in love and service to others.


Forms


Important Dates


February 15

APPLICATIONPAYMENT AGREEMENT, AND $200 NON-REFUNDABLE APPLICATION FEE ARE DUE.

March 15

STUDY ABROAD SCHOLARSHIPS DUE.

March 20

PROGRAM MUST BE PAID IN FULL.

April 2 - 6

MANDATORY PROGRAM MEETING TO DISCUSS AIRFARE, ITINERARY AND COURSEWORK (TIME AND LOCATION TBA)

April 20

MANDATORY ORIENTATION: TRAVEL, TRAVEL DOCUMENTS, CULTURE, HEALTH AND SAFETY, AND GENERIC TIPS.
NOTE: THE STUDENT IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY CHARGES NOT INCLUDED IN THE PROGRAM COST PAID ON HIS/HER BEHALF.

 Study Abroad Admission Requirements

*Students interested in participating that do not meet study abroad requirements may be reviewed on a case by case basis for admissions.

Program Refunds**

Withdrawal from a study abroad program must be communicated by submitting the Study Abroad Withdrawal Form . The application fee of $200 is non-refundable, unless TAMIU cancels the program. TAMIU will refund recoverable tuition and costs as determined by IE. Refunds will be calculated from the date IE is notified in writing of your intent to withdraw based on the program payment schedule. TAMIU is not responsible for indirect costs paid directly by students, including but not limited to passport fees, vaccinations, and transportation costs.

*TAMIU reserves the right to make changes to this itinerary as deemed appropriate by the program leader due to unforeseen circumstances. However, every effort will be made to adhere to the itinerary as closely as possible.
**TAMIU reserves the right to adjust program fees or cancel any program without prior notification; however, every effort will be made to provide information on cancellations in a timely manner. In the event TAMIU cancels the program, TAMIU will refund application fees and recoverable program fees.

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