Semester Abroad: Pre-departure Learning
0.25 Credit

Hours per week:
  • Lecture/Discussion: 3

Prepares students for the broader experiential learning they will do while on academic exchange abroad. The course orients students to various dimensions of experiential and inter-cultural learning, and also introduces them to different practices for reflecting upon and sharing their experiences. Students will also conduct research to advance their general knowledge of the country they will visit for their exchange. (Online course only)

Additional Course Information
Permission of the department. Before being given permission to enroll students must have third-year standing, be accepted for an academic exchange through Laurier International, and complete the Intercultural Certificate (offered by Laurier International).