2018 Higher Administration / Italy | Kent State University

2018 Higher Administration / Italy

Design and Delivery of Study Abroad: While Studying Abroad
HIED 6 / 76595 - 3 credits
May 18 - June 4, 2018

Ideal for students in higher education administration, practicing study abroad professionals, and internationally-focused teachers


Learn the principles and practice of designing and delivering effective study abroad programs with an intercultural emphasis while studying abroad at Kent State        University’s historic campus in Florence, Italy. Participants in this workshop will observe and interact with undergraduates attending the summer school program. In addition, you will study the principles of developing effective study abroad experiences; meet with university  program officials, faculty, facility support staff, as well as private third-party providers of study abroad, community and onsite support services such as legal advisors, health professionals and housing offices. Ample time will be spent visiting sites of historical and cultural significance in   Florence. A weekend trip to Rome will include meetings with  American university programs  operating in Italy. A day of independent program-related travel in Italy is also built into this program.

More information

Instructors:          Mark Kretovics           mkretovics@kent.edu
                            Ediz Kaykayoglu        ekaykayo@kent.edu
For additional information, contact:
Rose Onders, ronders@kent.edu / 215 White Hall / 330-672-0564