Class Number: Unavailable
Instructor: Lisa Abrams
Terms offered: May Session
Experimental education characterized by participation in an organized service activity connected to specific learning outcomes. Meets community needs and includes student reflection.
The program is designed to introduce and teach students the concepts of humanitarian engineering through a practical, real-world service-learning experience. Students will collaborate with an established in-country partner to bring useful, sustainable technologies. The program consists of a semester-long course, during which students will assess needs, and then design, develop, prototype, test and document their projects. During a two-week in-country trip, the students will implement and evaluate these projects
Prereq: Permission of the instructor. Repeatable to a maximum of 6 cr hrs or 3 completions.