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Study Away

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Goals and Outcomes

 

Study Away


Our goal in Study Away is to encourage students to develop cultural fluency and global awareness in working and living in a global community upon the successful completion of an undergraduate degree at Mount Saint Mary’s University, Los Angeles. 

To that end, successful Study Away students will have the following characteristics as outlined in the table below.

 

GoalsOutcomes

Learning Goal

Study Away encourages student growth in order to develop cultural fluency and global awareness in working and living in a global community.

Learning Outcome 1.1

Student will be able to articulate a higher level of fluency regarding the cultural norms, perspectives and customs of the region where they studied.

 

Learning Outcome 1.2 

Student will be able to articulate an increased ability to manage challenges when encountering unfamiliar environments. Increased abilities might include adaptability, flexibility, confidence, ability to problem-solve, and self-reliance.

 

Learning Outcome 1.3 

(For participation in programs in non-English-speaking countries): Student will show an increased proficiency in the language skills of the host country.