August 15th, 2010 Comments Off on Belize

Belize: The Art of Communicating the Location

Maymester 2011

Sample of Course Offerings: 3 hours Credit:

  • Art Department in 4660 Adv. Photo or 2103 Photo Survey
  • Communications Department in CO 3713 Digital Communications

May 9 – 20th

The Adventure starts with hand-on classroom preparation. There will be technical instruction relating to either the WEB or Photography. Students will also research the art of photo essay and of the country of Belize.

May 23 – 29th

With new knowledge in place the students will visually explore the landscape and culture of Belize. This adventure will take students into the rainforest jungle and then off the coastline to an island of white sands with a coral reef. The ecosystems will be diverse. Students will meet those who call Belize home and will experience the lifestyle and culture.

May 31st

This adventure will end with final presentations of projects and a reflection upon the experience. Exhale!

The earlier you enroll for the trip the more you will save.

Students can ‘freeze’ the price at the present rate by signing up NOW.

Until SEPT 9 the trip is priced at $2444.  This price does not include MSU tuition.

Students will need to sign up for both the trip and the class.

Trip Information and Online Enrollment:


-enter the Tour Number: 599484

-click enroll and follow instructions

Class Enrollment:

Forms are available from Professor Marita Gootee [] in Art or Assistant Professor Wendy Roussin [] in Communications. Students must complete the form so to save a seat in the class in the Spring pre-registration.