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*WKU Faculty Led: From the Antiquities to the Present: Greek Leadership
Athens, Greece; Chania, Greece; Heraklion, Greece; Knossos, Greece; Rethymno, Greece; Thessaloniki, Greece (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Summer
Program Cost: Summer
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2015 04/06/2015 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
Fact Sheet:
Program Length:
Short Term
Program Type:
Study Abroad
Housing Options:
Hotel
Language of Instruction:
English
Language Prerequisite:
No
Language Courses Offered:
No
Number of Credits:
3
Credit Type:
WKU Credit
Class Eligibility:
1. Freshman, 2. Sophomore, 3. Junior, 4. Senior, 5. Graduate
Field of Study:
INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES, LEADERSHIP STUDIES
Minimum GPA:
Good Academic Standing with WKU
Program:
WKU Faculty Led
Insurance:
WKU Insurance
Faculty Leader:
Baker, John, Trivizadakis, Michail
Program Description:
Students will examine the challenges in applying modern, domestic concepts of leadership theory in the Greek culture. Although tThessaloniki, Greecehis course has practical aspects, the primary focus centers on site visits in Greece and Crete and discussions pertaining to the role culture has played in shaping Greek leadership since from antiquity to the present.

Courses
LEAD 475: Special Topics in Leadership
LEAD 575: Special Topics in Leadership

Accommodations
Hotels

Eligibility
  • Current WKU student eligible to register for WKU courses may apply. Students from outside WKU may participate as visiting students.
  • Students must be 18 years of age or older at time of departure (parent/guardian permission for anyone under 18 at time of departure).
  • Students must possess passport valid for at least six (6) months after return date.
  • Students must be free of active disciplinary sanctions as verified by Judicial Affairs.
  • Students must complete all pre-departure orientations.
  • Full payment prior to departure is required.



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