OFFP-GYOW Prep for GYOW Prog.

This course prepares students for study on GO Your Own Way programs during semester breaks. Students begin work toward achieving the cross-cultural learning goals: examples include examining definitions and aspects of culture and learning to recognize ethnocentrism. They will be introduced to observational and reflective techniques to be used on site and will begin an investigation of the history and culture of their destination. The course also includes some mandatory workshops provided by the Office of Cross-Cultural Programs. Prerequisite: Approval by the Office of Cross-Cultural Programs. 1 SH.