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Journey Through North America

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DATES: Fall, Spring and Summer

Journey through North America is a unique opportunity and exciting way for students to learn about North American life and culture through classroom lectures, videos, journals, and on-site travel. Students will receive an overview of North American culture and history, geography, government, and basic rights and freedoms. Students will study North American symbols and national holidays; exploring its people and culture. This course includes an on-site travel component (learning lab) where you will visit historical landmarks and museums and participate in professionally guided tours in your choice of cities.

Course Topics Include:
Road to Equity
Pop Culture
A Grand Tour of the US
Historic Road to Equity
Historic Massachusetts
Cultures & Beliefs
Comparing Cultures
And more…


Upon completion of one 12-hour (1.5 credit) course and one trip with East Coast Edventures, students will receive a certificate stating: “36 hours of instruction — the equivalent of 3 credits.” To find Journey through North America course offerings click below (Course Subject: AP).

NOTE: On the left side of the page, click the Non Credit box under the Session filter, then click Filter Results to find Journey Through North America. 

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Trips with East Coast Edventures

Past or future trips with East Coast Edventures are counted as part of the AuPair/Journey Program. You can take one (1.5 credit) course and one trip with East Coast Edventures to receive your certificate stating “36 hours of instruction — the equivalent of 3 credits”.

Register for East Coast Edventures

Travel includes: Transportation; Two nights’ accommodation; Guided tour with chaperones.


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