Course list Fall 2014Fall 2014 (September 5, 2014 - December 13, 2014)
Catalog Code: VCSF1114
Cross-Cultural Leadership (3 credits-Required)
This course examines the impact of culture on concepts of leadership, values, expectations, and patterns of communication to demonstrate the importance of leading with cultural sensitivity and to assist students in developing their own strategies for effectively communicating and negotiating with individuals from varied cultures. Study is also devoted to the development and current conditions of minority/majority relations through the study of sociopolitical and economic causes; consequences of prejudice and discrimination; stereotypes and realities
International Missions/Service Learning Practicum (1 credit)
The practicum will enrich the program and mission experience through reflection assignments, research, and journaling. Although this course is not required, participation is encouraged in order to enhance the mission experience.
Beginning Language I and Survey of Latin American Literature: Cronicas through Romanticismo have been cancelled for the fall semester
Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.
Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.
Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.