LAS 292 SAK - GlblPerspCrossCulturalContexts
Provides an opportunity for students studying abroad to consider how their journey might be articulated as a global learning experience. Requires students to discuss what they are learning, reflect upon it, and discern ways to apply the knowledge gained through their experiences. Course Information: May be repeated in separate terms. Prerequisite: LAS 291.
This course will prepare all students who are going abroad for a semester or academic year for their transition through a) examining expectations, b) focusing on the purpose and value of the abroad experience, c) preparing student culturally and logistically, d) addressing issues of culture shock, e) help students with articulating their experience for future personal and professional goals, f) enhance intercultural communication and global understanding, and g) assist with re-entry planning. This course supports the in-country and re-entry phases of the experience and will take place primarily online.
Option 1Number of Required Visit(s): 0
Course Level: Undergraduate