Feb 05, 2023  
2022-2023 Catalog 
2022-2023 Catalog

Course Syllabus

GLST 2980 - Global Studies Experience

This course is for students who will be traveling on a scheduled Study Abroad trip and it is to be taken in the term prior to the travel. Grades will be awarded following the trip and completion of related coursework. The course provides an introduction to global education and how it relates to today’s students. The course consists of interdisciplinary topics designed to address areas of cultural, historical, and major political concepts and controversies that have developed in the target country(ies). Students will read literature and original documents from the target country and during travel will visit actual sites of historical and cultural significance. Students will be exposed to national, comparative, and international culture and politics. Service-learning may be included. The proposed change to be: Provides a structured cross-cultural experience, including pre-departure cultural orientation, in-country immersion experience, and a culminating project. Includes history, religion, geography, philosophy, literature, anthropology, culture, fine arts, food, language, and other relevant topics. Includes a short-term global study experience. Service-learning may be included.

Global Education Student World Denizen Course
Location: B/L/M
Credits: 3
Classroom Lecture Hours: 45
Lab Hours: 0