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Global Experience (Faculty-led) Programs

The Global Experience programs provide students and HPU faculty with opportunities to be immersed in cultures unlike their own. Also known as “Maymesters,” these are short-term programs led by HPU faculty members. Students can connect what they learn in the classroom with the current events and cultural legacies that they encounter while away from the HPU campus. Whether the program takes students to another U.S. state, or to the other side of the world, it is a life-changing experience! Join us as we study in exciting destinations!

2016 Programs

 

Poster_AustralianEducationExperience

Australian Education Experience

EDU 2100: The Nature of the Learner

Poster_China

Chinese Culture & Language

CHI 2881: Chinese Culture Exposure & Language Immersion

Poster_CostaRica

Intermediate Spanish in Costa Rica

SPN 2010 or 2020: Intermediate Spanish

Poster_ModernFurnatureDesign

Modern Furniture Design in Denmark & Sweden

INT 3280: Studio V: Modern Furniture Design in Denmark & Sweden

Poster_RevolutionInParis

Revolution in Paris: Art at the Turn of Two Centuries

ART/GBS 3580: Revolution in Paris: Art at the Turn of Two Centuries

Poster_ContemporaryIreland

Contemporary Ireland

HRE/GBS 3317: Contemporary Ireland

Poster_GrandTour

Grand Tour in Italy

ART/GBS 2988: Grand Tour in Italy: Drawing and Art, Learning from the Masters

Poster_Ganbatte

Ganbatte! Adventuring in Tokyo

COM/GBS 3381: Japanese Media & Popular Culture

Poster_PlanetGirth

Planet Girth: New Zealand

GBS 3333: Planet Girth: The Cultural Comparison of Health and Fitness

Poster_SpanishCulturePast&Present

Spanish Culture: Past & Present

SPN 2881: Spanish Culture: Past & Present

Poster_LiteraryScotland

Literary Scotland

ENG 3881: Special Topics: Literary Scotland

Poster_GlobalBusiness

Global Business – UK, Netherlands, Belgium & Germany

BUA/GBS 3100: Global Business

Poster_CuttingEdgeExercisePhysiology

Cutting Edge Exercise Physiology

EXS 2200: Exercise Physiology

Boston, MA

Poster_Power&Politics

Power & Politics in D.C.

PSC 2398: Power & Politics in D.C.

Past Global Experience Programs

For many years, High Point University students and faculty have traveled throughout the United States and across the Globe on exciting short-term, faculty-led study programs. Read about these exciting programs and the students’ experiences on our Global Experience History page.

 

 

CONTACT THE OFFICE OF STUDY ABROAD

The Office of Study Abroad is located in Cottrell Hall, Suite 142.
Phone: (336) 841-9280
Email: studyabroad@highpoint.edu

Click here to meet your study abroad team.

STUDY ABROAD AT HPU

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