Embark on an Academic Adventure with the Be World Ready course!
This dynamic course goes beyond the classroom, offering you the chance to sharpen problem-solving skills and analyze the world through both a global and local lens and preparing you to take meaningful action and make a positive impact in your communities.
As you gear up for your International Field Study, our pre-departure training awaits, covering cultural awareness, community engagement, and global leadership skills. Begin to understand Indigenous perspectives, enhance your career development, and gain global competencies, making you both work-ready and world-ready. Be World Ready is your ticket to academic excellence, cultural enrichment, and a future without bounds – the adventure begins now!
Picture this: A series of synchronous hybrid classes that seamlessly blend the virtual with the in-person bringing you together to meet your fellow learning cohort and your leads before you even step foot in the airport. This is not your typical NC course; it’s a dynamic experience that will truly prepare you for global success and your future career. Imagine immersing yourself in assignments and activities, some of which will unfold while you’re out there exploring the world – infusing the essence of international exploration into your coursework and onto your resume.
The Be World Ready course is free, because this is all about maximizing your learning experience and enhancing your IFS. Successful completion of the Be World Ready course isn’t just a checkbox; it’s your ticket to meeting our grant requirements.
Gear up for a course that promises to redefine your college experience. Learn more about the Be World Ready course and dive headfirst into the adventure of a lifetime! Check out our FAQs to get a sneak peek into what awaits you on this thrilling journey!
Vines, Views, and Vibrancy: A Cultural Experience through Georgia with Niagara College
Embark on an exhilarating journey through the enchanting landscapes and vibrant cultural fabric of the Caucasus region in the Republic of Georgia. Begin your adventure in the lively capital, Tbilisi, where iconic landmarks, delectable culinary delights, and wine tastings set the stage for an unforgettable exploration.
Uncover hidden gems such as Stalin’s secret publishing house and the Georgian National Museum, immersing yourself in the diverse heritage of this ancient nation, celebrated as the birthplace of wine. Traverse Ananuri, Kazbegi, and the wine-rich Kakheti region, where the Bodbe Monastery, the serene beauty of Sighnaghi, and esteemed wineries await. Delight your senses as we stop along the way to savour the unique wines of Georgia and delve into the ancient techniques of winemaking.
The southern leg of your journey takes you to Borjomi, renowned for its mineral springs, and Vardzia, where cave dwellings and a distinctive beer-tasting experience await. Experience the awe-inspiring views of Tsalka Canyon during a 1.8 km hike, situated 1,448 meters above sea level. Immerse yourself in Georgian culture, winemaking, and Supra traditions at Niagara College’s academic partner, Caucasus International University.
Conclude your adventure with a group farewell dinner, providing a final opportunity to reminisce with your Niagara College peers and leaders about the cherished memories and profound connections made with each other and the Republic of Georgia.
Enroll now for a life-changing opportunity that promises to be the highlight of your Niagara College years—a perfect blend of adventure, cultural immersion, and gastronomic delights. Join us for a journey filled with excitement, camaraderie, and the promise of lifelong memories.
DEADLINE TO APPLY FEBRUARY 8, 2024 at 1:00PM
STEPS TO APPLY:
- First, complete the Eligibility Survey to make sure you qualify.
- 5 minutes to complete
- Visit college’s website to register for the Republic of Georgia IFS, based on your eligibility quiz results
- Approx. 30 minutes to complete, you will need a digital photo of your passport
- Confirmed eligible students will receive the instructions to make the $500 deposit due by January 29th, 2024 to confirm your seat.
- 10 minutes to complete, you’ll need your method of payment (e-transfer details, or credit card) and your passport for this step.
- Receive email confirmation that your seat has been saved from [email protected].
- Get your suitcase out!