Field School


University Seminar: 
Action Research in the Andes


CLIMATE AND CULTURE CHANGE IN THE ANDES

Andean Action Research: Internship Opportunity/Field Training

Winter InterSession:  December 27th 2018 – January 11th 2019

The Center for Social Well Being (www.socialwellbeing.org/swb/) celebrates 18 consecutive years providing our intensive field training course on interdisciplinary qualitative field methods and Spanish and Quechua language learning in the Peruvian Andes. This combined undergraduate and graduate level seminar is held at the center's rural base, an adobe lodge on an ecological ranch in the Cordillera Blanca mountain range of the Callejón de Huaylas, 7 hours northeast of Lima. Coursework provides in-depth orientation to theory and practice in field investigation that emphasizes Participatory Action Research methodology and Andean Ethnography centered on themes of SocioEnvironmental Sustainability,