Saint Lucia

Trip Details

  • Location:  Saint Lucia
  • Cost: $3,650
  • Term: May 2023
  • Sponsor: Division of Behavior Science

For more information contact

Applications for 2023 will open in Spring 2022, so please contact the above for details.

Trip Description

This travel class focuses on recognizing child advocacy issues from around the world. You will understand the demographics of poverty and the effects of poverty on children.  You will critically evaluate sociological research related to the causes of poverty, especially child poverty. Multidisciplinary approaches to advocacy in different countries throughout the world will be presented and discussed. This course is designed for students majoring in criminal justice, education, social work, psychology, nursing, and other areas where knowledge of child maltreatment and advocating for children will be necessary. 

Course Information

SOC-250 Child Advocacy Studies/Global Child Advocacy Issues (3 credits)

Saint Lucia

IWU has a scope that extends worldwide as we seek to fulfill our mission and vision by fostering a global mindset among our students and serving the global church. IWU is proud to offer many opportunities to travel abroad and encourages students to experience cultures around the world!