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 a both global and local lens and preparing you to take meaningful action and make a positive impact in your communities.
As you gear up for International Field Studies, 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!
Caring Globally: Exploring Healthcare and Culture with Niagara College
Take part in a transformative international opportunity in India designed exclusively for Niagara College students! Immerse yourself in a unique program offering hands-on outreach activities, from educational sessions on wound dressing to exploring Ayurvedic medicine. Dive into the healthcare landscape with private and public hospital visits, comparing emergency and ambulatory services. Plus, enrich your cultural experience with activities like dance, wandering through markets with a local guide, and of course taking in the wonder that is the Taj Mahal. This journey promises a blend of medical learning and cultural exploration, creating memories to last a lifetime. Don’t miss your chance to be part of this exciting adventure!
Your experience will take you to Kochi, India nestled on the Malabar Coast, a captivating blend of history and culture is found here. In the heart of Fort Kochi, colonial-era architecture and iconic Chinese fishing nets coexist, creating a picturesque blend of the old and new. The city’s multicultural fabric is evident in its synagogues, churches, and mosques standing harmoniously together. Kochi’s vibrant markets offer a sensory journey through spices, textiles, and local crafts, while its diverse culinary scene beckons with the flavors of Malabar cuisine. As the sun sets over the Arabian Sea, immerse yourself in the traditional Kathakali performances, making Kochi an enchanting voyage through time, seamlessly weaving cultural richness and coastal tranquility.
From April 20 – May 4, you will travel with 20 NC peers from the School of Allied Health and Nursing led by 2 NC faculty, while you explore India with the lens of healthcare and fusing global perspectives of traditional ancient and new medical care theories and practices.
A once in a life time experience that will ensure that you complete your education at NC ready to care for the world with your newly developed an enhanced cultural intelligence.
DEADLINE TO APPLY JANUARY 23, 2024
STEPS TO APPLY:
- First, complete the Eligibility Survey here to make sure you qualify.
- 5 minutes to complete
- Visit college’s website to register for the India: Exploring Healthcare IFS
- 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!