Students (regardless of major) are invited to study abroad with the Department of Kinesiology and Health Promotion. New courses and programs are available for UK study abroad in Summer 2015. Along with aid from the International Center for Education Abroad and Exchanges, Dr. Rosie Lanphere and Dr. Randy Crist join the ongoing efforts made by Dr. Joaquin Fenollar and Dr. Kristen Mark to offer courses in Kinesiology and Health Promotion abroad this summer. The following programs will be available for UK students during the Summer 2015 semester:
The History and Philosophy of Physical Education and Sport program directed by Dr. Randy Crist will run from May 12-June 5, 2015 in Athens, Greece and Rome, Italy. Highlights include a visit to the Colosseum and Foro of Ancient Rome and excursions to many locations including Delphi, Itea and Naples.
Health and Wellness in Spain directed by Dr. Joaquin Fenollar and Dr. Rosie Lanphere will run from June 10-July 17, 2015 in Valencia, Spain. Highlights include visiting a Center for High Performance Sports Council Facilities and excursions to Serra de Bernia and possible travel to neighboring countries such as France and Portugal.
Sexual Health and Sex Education in the Netherlands, directed by Dr. Kristen Mark, will run from June 13-July 1, 2015 in Amsterdam, Netherlands. Highlights include a guided tour of the Red Light District, guest lectures on LGBT sexuality issues from a leading researcher at the Netherlands Institute for Social Research, and an examination of sex education in a context where sexual health outcomes are the best in the world.
For more information regarding these programs please visit the UK Education Abroad and Exchanges website and search by program names or director. Scholarships are available and can be found at the UK Education Abroad Financial Aid and Scholarships website. You may also email program directors directly.
UK Education Abroad Financial Aid Scholarship website: http://www.uky.edu/international/financial_aid
UK Education Abroad and Exchanges website: http://www.uky.edu/international/educationabroad