What Students Learn

  • Perform a detailed analysis of a small or micro-enterprise in the context of a developing economy. 

  • Apply theoretical knowledge learned in past courses to approach, in an innovative way, weaknesses or inefficiencies that surface in the analysis. 

  • Work with community and business leaders to discuss the analysis and potential solutions, together coming up with practical means of implementing the solutions. 

  • Develop a deeper, more thoughtful understanding of the culture, economy and environment through daily interaction with host families.

Course Deliverables

 
Business Report

Each student team delivers a report to the micro-business they work with. 

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Student Blog

Each student contributes to a blog with a topic of their interest while in Bohol.

Video Project

Student teams make a short video about their life, learning, and experience in Bohol.