University of Portland Bulletin 2020-2021

SOC 468 Comparative Health and Social Issues in Ecuador

Students will spend six weeks engaging in services in Quito, Ecuador.  The focus is on issues impacting mental, physical, and spiritual well-being of individuals/communities in Ecuador and services designed to address these issues & work for social/economic justice.  Comparisons are made to systems in the U.S.  Approval of Studies Abroad Director required.

Cross Listed Courses

SW 468, SPN 468


SOC 101, SPN 301, SPN 302 or equivalent
  • Up one level
  • 400