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ERIC Number: EJ1030844
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2014
Pages: 8
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-0164-7970
The Impact of International Internships and Short-Term Immersion Programs
Gates, Lisa
New Directions for Student Services, n146 p33-40 Sum 2014
For students in U.S. higher education institutions, global learning through study abroad has become a powerful force in student cultural competence. This chapter explores the impact of international internships and other short-term immersion experiences in further developing student learning, especially with respect to their understanding of the importance of global issues for their academic trajectories and future careers.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: Postsecondary Education; Higher Education
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Language: English
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