Course Content and Outcome Guide for CG 180 Effective Fall 2015

Course Number:
CG 180
Course Title:
Intercultural Leadership for Mentees
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Course Description

Provides an opportunity for students from diverse cultural backgrounds to celebrate their cultural identity, develop educational goals and enhance their leadership skills. Includes college retention strategies, multi-cultural communication, diversity, team-building, community and environmental responsibility, critical thinking, problem solving, cultural awareness and self-reflection. Connects students with a mentor(s) through a series of interactive sessions. Prerequisites: Instructor permission. Audit available.

Intended Outcomes for the course

Upon successful completion students should be able to:

1. Apply knowledge of college opportunities to develop and pursue post-secondary educational goals.
2. Use leadership skills when participating in peer, academic and community groups.
3. Effectively communicate as a team member and team leader in multi-cultural group settings.