A. Because we do all the logistical work, freeing you up to do what you do best: design and teach a course. Our staff knows and follows Mason’s policies and guidelines on issues surrounding liability, payments and fee collection, cash advances, vehicle rentals, etc. Our staff give you expert help in planning your trip; we know “what works” and how to gain the most from your experience.
A. Yes, you can. FS offers and supports two types of course models:
We can help you decide which model works best for your class and comfort level.
A. Yes! Not all our classes involve camping and other strenuous outdoor activities. Many FS classes do not have the natural world as their primary focus and these classes are run differently. However, we do our best to keep costs as low as possible for students so while you may not be staying in a 4-star hotel or eating at top restaurants, we can promise indoor plumbing and other “modern conveniences.”
A. Absolutely! No matter what your academic discipline or background, “learning by doing” is a terrific way to help students apply their theoretical classroom knowledge in a “real world” setting. We support courses in a variety of disciplines and subject matters including yours.