YorkU Summer Abroad Courses

Internationalize your degree by taking Summer Abroad Courses!

A Few Quick Facts:

  • Courses are 4-6 weeks in length and take place during the Summer Term at York University (May-August)
  • Credits and grades are added directly to your transcript and can count toward your degree at York
  • Information sessions are offered to hear more details about all the summer programs offered through York University. Click here to register for an information session or webinar.
  • 6.0 Credit YorkU Courses Abroad are eligible for OSAP funding. Click here for more details. 

Current Courses:

York University Summer Abroad Courses

York University Courses taught by York Professors

Las Nubes EcoCampus, Costa Rica

The 2022 courses are:  

Course Code 

Course Title 


GL/SP/COMS 4608  Narratives in/of Costa Rica. Individuals, Communities and their Voices (GL/SP/COMS 4608) 


ENVS 4810B  Environmental Arts and Food Sovereignty in Costa Rica (ENVS 4810B) 


GEOG 4050  Nature, Neoliberalism, Political Ecology: The Politics of Water in Costa Rica and Latin America (GEOG 4050) 


ENVS 4810A  Conservation and Development for Social-Environmental Sustainability and Wellbeing (ENVS 4810A) 


ENVS 4215  Globalization and Indigenous Peoples (ENVS4215) 


ENVS 4120  Natural History: Environmental Education in Costa Rica (ENVS 4120) 


ENVS 4446  Protected Area Management in Costa Rica (ENVS 4446) 


IHST 4000  Independent Field Work: Social Determinants of Health in Costa Rica (IHST 4000) 


HH/PSYC 3450/6710  Environmental Psychology (HH/PSYC 3450) 


Information on enrollment and registration can be found at https://lasnubes.euc.yorku.ca/education/programs 

For further information on the Las Nubes Summer Abroad, please contact lasnubes@yorku.ca.

LA&PS Summer Courses

You may also take courses organized by the Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies.

These are the 2022 Listings:

Visit the website for course descriptions and to join the mailing list.

For specific queries on the LA&PS Summer Courses, please contact Katie Gribbons at katiegr@yorku.ca.

Didn't find a program for you?

Be sure to check to see what your faculty offers and check out our Summer School Partners for a great variety of other courses.

Please contact yuabroad@yorku.ca if you have any questions, and continue to check back to see our other courses offered for Summer 2020.


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