Global Competency Development in a Short-Term Study Abroad Program

  • Daria PaninaEmail author


International field trips help students develop cross-cultural competencies if they are carefully crafted to achieve this goal. This chapter focuses on the challenges of designing and directing a study abroad field trip, combined with a group project based on a visit and interviews at a foreign company. Recommendations and best practices of designing similar student learning experiences are discussed.


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  1. 1.Texas A&M UniversityCollege StationUSA

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