Study Away 101: Ultimate Guide to Studying Abroad or Away
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Study Away 101: Ultimate Guide to Studying Abroad or Away

Learn [almost] everything you need to know, consider, or prepare before you go on a study away adventure
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5.0 (2 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
1,005 students enrolled
Created by Kayla and Silas
Last updated 9/2017
English
Price: Free
Includes:
  • 1 hour on-demand video
  • 2 Supplemental Resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • fully prepare, both logistically and mentally, for your semester away
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Requirements
  • None!
Description

This course is designed for students who are gearing up for a study abroad or study away experience. (The term study away is inclusive of domestic experiences.) The course aims to prepare students for a multitude of decisions, offer advice and tips for preparing for the experience, and discuss ways to enhance and get the most out of your time studying away. This course may be used as a pre-departure course by colleges and universities

Who is the target audience?
  • Students gearing up for a study abroad or study away experience
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Curriculum For This Course
20 Lectures
01:13:39
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Introduction
2 Lectures 07:00
Introduction
03:42

Why Study Abroad or Away?
03:18
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Preparation and Research
8 Lectures 28:53
Choosing A Program
03:15

Courses
04:04

Housing
03:33

Documentation
03:12

Transportation
03:07

Budgeting
03:50

Banking
04:05

Communication
03:47

Preparation and Research
8 questions
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Things to Think About
4 Lectures 16:12
Health
04:01

Safety
03:40

Cultural Immersion
03:53

Language
04:38

Things to Think About
3 questions
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Packing
1 Lecture 04:46
Packing
04:46

Packing
1 question
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Once You Get There
4 Lectures 13:47
Culture Shock
04:32

Managing Expectations
03:16

Adding Experiences
03:15

Oops!
02:44

Once You Get There
4 questions
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Conclusion
1 Lecture 03:01
Conclusion
03:01
About the Instructor
Kayla and Silas
5.0 Average rating
2 Reviews
1,006 Students
2 Courses
Travelers

We are Kayla and Silas! We are both travelers who love exploring new places, trying new things, and meeting new people. We also blog at The Adventures of Kayla and Silas, where we share more information about travel with the world. 

As for becoming Udemy instructors: Kayla is a teacher; Silas is a videographer. Together, we hope to combine our powers to bring you helpful information about travel and videography.