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Harrisburg, PA 17110
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HACC Zambia: A Cross Cultural Nursing Immersion

Term To Study: Summer 2018
Application Deadline: Feb 02, 2018
Program Starts: May 21, 2018
Program Ends: Aug 09, 2018
Major 1: Nursing
Subject 1:
Program Category: One-Country
Program Type: Faculty-led
Program Fee: $5,099
Program Locations: Lusaka
Contact Phone: 717-780-2300
Contact Name: Marge Gingrich, Professor
Contact Email: Mmgingri@hacc.edu
What is Included: • Tuition and fees for a 3-credit HACC course
• Round trip transportation
• Accommodations onsite
• Admission to sites & attractions that are part of the program’s
• Entry Visa
• Travel insurance
• Group meals as per the final itinerary
What is not Included: • Course book/s and materials
• Required immunizations
• Some meals
• Optional visits to tourist, art, and historical sites
• Valid US Passport
• Personal spending money
Program Description

College nursing students will have a unique opportunity to experience the culture of Zambia while providing health education and performing basic nursing assessments in a community clinic setting.

Students will examine the culture and health care delivery system of Zambia through attendance and participation in small community presentations, dinners and travel to local attractions. Students will be challenged to transform learning from one culture to a broader perspective when providing care in a multicultural society.

• Service learning project/s with Tiny People Matter
• Dinner sunset cruise on Zambezi River
• Safari Game Drive in Botswana
• Tour of Victoria Falls
• Shopping at local markets

Scholarships up to $1,000 are available through HACC Foundation. Applying for scholarships does not guarantee receipt of funds. If you qualify, financial aid can be applied to the program fee. Contact the Financial Aid office on your campus.

NURS120 - 3 credits
Pre-req: NURS140

Classes will meet in SM203 (Harrisburg campus) May 19, 2018 8a-12 noon, June 16, 2018 10a-12 noon and July 28, 2018 9a-11a.
Travel dates are June 30-July 13, 2018

THIS COURSE WILL CLOSE TO APPLICATIONS ON FEBRUARY 2, 2018. This course can close without notice once capacity is reached.

Quick Facts

Population: 14309466
Capital: Lusaka
Per-capita GDP: $ 1600
Size: 752618 km2
Time Zone: (GMT + 02:00 hours) Kaliningrad

US State Department

Travel Warning: NO

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