Discover the ancient Incan Civilization in its former capital Cusco, Peru through first hand anthropological research and visits to historical Andean sites. and visits to historical Andean sites.
- Become involved in research at the Sachsaywhaman Archaeological Park
- Live and study in Cusco, and learn about the culture and history of the Andes
- Visit Machu Picchu, a UNESCO World Heritage site and one of the Seven Wonders of the world
- Participate in excursions to the Sacred Valley of the Incas and little known archaeological ruins hidden in the mountainous terrain.
On this program, you will be introduced to field methods in archaeology and conservation and better understand the practice of archeology in the field. The research goal is to understand Inca religion and how they built their temples.
For more information, please visit www.dralexei.com.
Dates: July 2 – August 5, 2017
All dates are subject to change.
Units: 6 units
Language of Instruction: English