Course Details for Dr. Robert Mullaney - summer - 2018

Ways of Life in Ireland: Culture, Diversity, and Occupation

Faculty:
Dr. Robert Mullaney (More Info)

Course:
Ways of Life in Ireland: Culture, Diversity, and Occupation

Program Dates:
May 28 - June 12, 2018

Honors Credit:
None

WKU Course:
TBA

Discipline(s):
Public Health , Race & Ethnicity , Nursing , Rehabilitation & Therapy

Course Description:
Broaden your understanding of the contemporary and traditional ways of life in Ireland. Enhance your understanding of what people value as occupations and how they spend their time while immersing yourself in their culture. Conduct interviews, structured observations, journaling, and group discussions as part of your classroom abroad experiences. Learning sites include places such as St. Patrick's Cathedral, the Aran Islands, local hospitals, museums, and even a state of the art child-development center. This course is excellent preparation for students majoring in the health sciences, social sciences, business, and any other discipline where interacting with other people is required.

Prerequisites:
None

Physical Activity Requirements:
Ability to walk 3-5 miles per day on some days; ability to withstand long sitting times (such as may occur with travel or excursions).

Course Highlights:
Coming soon