Cultural Considerations

The following link offers an opportunity to explore various aspects of intercultural communication and adjustment models that are known to impact upon all study abroad experiences.

This material was developed to support and enhance a student’s ability to make successful cultural adjustments both before going overseas and upon returning home from studying abroad. The sections also provide some exercises to help a returnee figure out what they learned while abroad, and some suggestions about how to use intercultural skills in on-going everyday life at school and at home.