Programs : Brochure
- Locations: Dublin, Ireland; Galway, Ireland
- Program Terms: Fall
- Restrictions: Drexel applicants only
This Intensive Course Abroad is a 4 credit course in which students will study leadership theory and practice under various models and situations, that can used in personal, academic, community, business and career leadership development. It will also highlight the culture and history of Ireland, while using films that have been set in and/or made in the country over recent decades. Students will view a series of films that show the application of the leadership theories and practices, and study and discuss ideas with faculty, peers and guests, in conjunction with on-site activities, including visits to various centers and companies related to leadership in business and management, and other professional environments, as well as guided tours of various aspects of the country’s culture and history, in particular the settings and environments portrayed in the films. A leadership service learning component will also be included in the program.
Upon successful completion of this program, students will be able to:
Course Requirements: Prior to departure, students will be required to complete various activities which may include viewing films, attending an introduction lecture and meeting, and completing online assignments. Post return, students will be required to complete a reflective assignment and/or online discussion with an additional film viewing and assignment.
Credit/Registration: Students will be registered for BUSN T381 for 4 credits as a part of their fall course load. Students must leave space for these 4 credits in their schedule, or will otherwise be billed for exceeding the 20 credit term maximum.
Pre-requisite: All undergraduate majors are welcome to apply for this program, including. Incoming freshmen, transfer students, online, international and athlete students.
Instructor: Dana D'Angelo (email@example.com), Clinical Professor in LeBow College of Business
Arrival Date: Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019
Departure Date: Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2019*
*Incoming students are able to attend on-campus Orientation Welcome Week after this program concludes.
Day 1: Arrival, Orientation, and Welcome Dinner
Day 2 Leadership Theme – Influence
Day 3 Leadership Theme – Attitude
Day 4 Leadership Theme – Open Mindedness
Day 5 Leadership Theme – Listening
Day 6 Leadership Theme – Connections
Day 7: Final Lecture: What are your next steps as a leader and how will you bring it home (in the US)?
Due May 1st: $500 Advance Payment + $25 Application Fee
Due July 1st: $1,195 Final Payment
All payments are non-refundable unless declined admission or program cancels for unforeseen reasons.
Included in Program Fee:
Not Included in Program Fee (Approximated at $1,300):
US citizens are not required to obtain a visa for entry to Ireland. Other nationalities should verify visa requirement on the Ireland embassy website: www.consulateofirelandnewyork.org
A suggested flight itinerary will be provided. Students are responsible for booking their own flight.
Course Grading Scale:
A+ >99, A 94-99, A- 90-93, B+ 87-89, B 84-86, B- 80-83, C+ 77-79, C 74-76, C- 70-73, D+ 66-69, D 60-65, F <60
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