Creation Care Study Program: South Pacific)
The mountainous islands of New Zealand provide an ideal setting to explore environmental stewardship. Explore contemporary global issues, drawing from theological, scientific, ethical, sociological, cultural and economic disciplines. Through trips to various regions of New Zealand, you will be able to witness your course material firsthand!
Costs: 2014 - 2015
Messiah tuition, room, board plus $1,700 off-campus study fee.
Note: additional fees students may encounter include (but are not limited to) transportation, visas, passports, immunizations, and course fees.
Students are responsible for their own transportation to and from this program.
Messiah Pre-Approval Deadlines
Spring 2015 – April 1, 2014
Fall 2015 - December 1, 2014
Creation Care Studies Program Deadlines
Spring 2015 - October 31, 2014
Fall 2015 - April 1, 2015
General Education Requirement Met
|Participation in the program||Cross-Cultural Waiver|
|New Zealand Ecosystems (4 Credits)||Science|
|Introduction to Sustainable Community Development (4 Credits)||Science, Technology, and the World|
|God and Nature (4 credits)||Christian Beliefs|
Environmental Literature (3)
“My faith has been transformed-I now understand and appreciate new ideas like Christian environmental stewardship ethics.”
~ Laura Grovatt
For more information about the program check out:
- Creation Care Homepage
- Christians for Environmental Stewardship
- Great Barrier Island Visitor Information Centrex