Teaching Study Abroad And Study Away
Are you considering redesigning a course for a study abroad or study away experience?
If you just want to put your toe in the water of incorporating internationalism in your course, then visit our international media page. A simple classroom activity is to have students research a course topic in the English language papers from around the world listed here and then reflect on how the world view compares to what they obtain from media at home.
Here are some examples of Study Abroad syllabi from other faculty.
Study Abroad Course Syllabi
|Course (Syllabus is linked in rtf format)||Instructor||Country Visited||Program|
|Agricultural Education 475-675 Trade, Development and Social Issues in Ecuadorian Food Production||David Coffey||Ecuador||independent|
|Social Problems & Solutions of Ecuador
|Marketing 420 International Marketing||Rick Shannon||Australia||CCSA|
|Political Science 460 – Transitions to Democracy||Roger Murphy||Poland, Czech Republic, Germany||independent|
|Political Science 460/580 – Politics in the Baltic States||Roger Murphy||Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Finland||independent|
|Psychology 302-70 Topics in Cross-Cultural Psychology: USA v. Japan||Tony Paquin||Japan||KIIS|
|Psychology 302-71 Impact of Culture on Organizations and Behavior||Tony Paquin||Japan||KIIS|
CCSA stands for Cooperative Center for Study Abroad, a higher education consortium of colleges and universities. The deadline for submission of course proposals for the summer programs is in February. Faculty are notified of CCSA's decision in mid- to late March.
KIIS stands for the Kentucky institute for International Study, also a Kentucky-based higher education consortium of 20 colleges. Proposals are submitted a year in advance.
If you would like to share your Study Abroad or Study Away syllabus with other faculty, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
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