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Faculty Led- Developing Global Awareness in a European Context
Avignon, France; Barcelona, Spain; Madrid, Spain; Nimes, France; Paris, France (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: May Travel (Spring)
This program is currently not accepting applications.
Homepage: Click to visit
Restrictions: Minnesota State Mankato applicants only
Budget Sheets Spring
Dates / Deadlines:
There are currently no active application cycles for this program.
Fact Sheet:
Faculty Director(s) / Program Contact:
Teresa Kruizenga
MSU Sponsoring Academic Dept(s):
Minimum GPA: 2.5 Course Number: KSP 260
Number of Credits: 3 Exchange Program: No
Language of Instruction:
English Intent of Program: Field experience (direct hands-on learning)
Program Length: Fewer than 14 days Gold Course: Yes
Writing Intensive Course: Yes
Application(s) Required:
Minnesota State Mankato (Online Through This Site)
Accommodation Options: Hostel/Hotel Number of students per room: Two
Program sponsorship indicator:
Mankato Program
Program Description:

Developing Global Awareness
in a European Context


France & Spain - May 08-20, 2017

barcelona 3      paris Louvre       PARIS NOTRE DAME



Students interested in this program must first receive permission to participate from the program leader.
 We live in a global society. The goals of this course are to prepare students for studying, living, traveling and/or working overseas and for interacting with individuals from different cultural backgrounds. Students will self assess their cultural knowledge, be guided to examine values and beliefs and to challenge stereotypical ways of thinking. They will compare and contrast aspects of two European countries that are in close proximity but have quite different cultures and ways of being. They will become aware of their own preconceptions by looking at similarities and differences between the cultures. The course also focuses on cultural knowledge, critical thinking, and interpersonal communication skills and dispositions. Another intent of this academic program is to build global awareness as well as to compare and contrast two seemingly similar cultures which are, in fact, quite different.
This program encourages students to apply who have limited experience overseas!


This program is currently not accepting applications.