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ERIC Number: EJ928272
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2011
Pages: 8
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 13
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-0042-062X
Community Building: Study Abroad and the Small German Program
Cagle, Len
Unterrichtspraxis/Teaching German, v44 n1 p12-19 Spr 2011
Study abroad is often treated in terms of individual student outcomes, and has recently been discussed as potentially detrimental to smaller language programs--in that student participation in semester- or year-long programs subtracts from enrollments in upper-level courses. In this article, the promotion of study abroad in a small German program is presented as community-building that can help to enhance and sustain small college programs by strengthening the community of German-speakers and others interested in German on campus and abroad.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
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