Programs : Brochure
- Locations: Taipei, Taiwan
- Program Terms: Summer A
- Budget Sheets: Summer A
UCF in Taiwan: Asian Culture, Healthcare & Aging Society
Taipei, Taoyuan, and Taichung, Taiwan
May 31- June 9 2018
(NEW) 2018 Taiwan Study Abroad Info Session Video Now Available !
visit: bit.ly/JoinTaiwan2018 to access the FREE video.
2018 Taiwan Public Health Summer
Pre-trip class meetings in Orlando (late-March to mid-May, 2018)
followed by a 10-day exciting study tour of Taiwan!
Course DescriptionWith partners from Chang-Gung University of Science & Technology (CGUST), Chung-Shan Medical University (CSMU), Hsiang Shang Social Welfare Foundation (HSSWF), Ministry of Health & Welfare (MOHW) , as well as local communities, this integrated course will introduce the Asian culture, healthcare system, and aging issues in Taiwan. Discussions will also include lessons learned & challenges from its universal health insurance system; issues, policies, and resources related to the aging society, as well as observe community-based senior health programs in action. Students will explore how Asian culture / values, and lifestyles influence the health of individuals and communities in Taiwan. Potential site visits may include MOHW, long-term care facilities, senior homes / centers, night markets, & cultural sites.
Program Leader: Dr. Su-I Hou (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Program Itinerary: For more information on the program's daily activities, please check out this Taiwan study abroad information session video: bit.ly/JoinTaiwan2018