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Program Description:
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International Cultural Immersion Experience: Trinidad & Tobago
Dates: May 24th-June 8th, 2019 (to be confirmed)
 
The goal of this program is to provide an intensive cross-cultural immersion experience that will help students develop the multicultural competencies necessary to work effectively with individuals of different races, cultures, and ethnicities.  To achieve this goal, students will stay with host families, participate in cultural activities and work together with a Trinidadian mentor.
 
 
Course(s)-Students will select one option
EDUC 322: Strategies for K-12 Students with Special Needs (3 credits)
EDUC 385: Multicultural Understanding (3 credits)
TESL 491: International Clinical Experience in TESL (3 credits)
NC Abroad: International Cultural Immersion Experience (not-for-credit)**
 
**This option is only available to students who have previously taken EDUC 385 and UE alumni who are also alumni of the program, and requires prior approval from program leader and the Office of Study Abroad. Those not enrolled for credit will still be expected to participate in all activities but will not earn credit hours. 
 
Accommodations
While on the island of Trinidad, participants will stay in the homes of selected hosts in the neighborhood called Dalley Village. While on the Island of Tobago, students will stay in groups at a hotel. 
 
Charges
$3,920 (3 credit courses)
 
This fee will include the following: tuition (three credits), registration and technology fees, on-site travel expenses, meals, lodging, entrance fees. 
**The fee does not include round-trip airfare.**  
 
$2,300 (0 credit course)
 
This fee will include the following: registration and technology fee, on-site travel expenses, meals, lodging, entrance fees.  
**The fee does not include: round-trip airfare**
 
Payment Due Dates:
For credit
$600 non-refundable deposit due January 22, 2019
$1,660 due March 4, 2019
$1,660 due April 15, 2019

Not for credit
$600 non-refundable deposit due January 22, 2019
$850 due March 4, 2019
$850 due April 15, 2019

Questions?
Please contact Dr. Amy McBride or Dr. Davies Bellamy for questions regarding the course content.
You may contact the Office of Education Abroad (SB 261) at 812-488-5218 for questions about the application process. 


Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2019 01/22/2019 ** Rolling Admission 05/24/2019 06/08/2019

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.