Exploring Global Realities
Area of Study
Taught In English
ICCM106 or ICCM112
Course Level Recommendations
ISA offers course level recommendations in an effort to facilitate the determination of course levels by credential evaluators.We advice each institution to have their own credentials evaluator make the final decision regrading course levels.
Host University Units4
Recommended U.S. Semester Credits3
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units0
Hours & Credits
Contemporary issues; criticałanalytical writing, oral presentations based on class materials and research; assignments; portfolio, debated and term paper.
- To be able to critically analyze the effects of globalization using persuasion
- To be able to debate and use oral persuasion concerning global issues
- To create a persuasive argumentative essay concerning human rights
- To be able to analyze poetry and discuss relevant course themes
- To be able to analyze short stories and discuss relevant course themes
Lecturing, small group discussions and student presentations.
Transparencies, handouts, videos, course book
Measurement and evaluation of student achievement:
MUIC standard grading criteria: 90% and above is grade A
Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.
Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.
Some courses may require additional fees.
Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.
Availability of courses is based on enrollment numbers. All students should seek pre-approval for alternate courses in the event of last minute class cancellations
Please note that some courses with locals have recommended prerequisite courses. It is the student's responsibility to consult any recommended prerequisites prior to enrolling in their course.