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HL20046: One year study abroad

Follow this link for further information on academic years Academic Year: 2013/4
Further information on owning departmentsOwning Department/School: Department for Health
Further information on credits Credits: 60
Further information on unit levels Level: Intermediate (FHEQ level 5)
Further information on teaching periods Period: Academic Year
Further information on unit assessment Assessment: CW 100%
Further information on supplementary assessment Supplementary Assessment: Reassessment not allowed
Further information on requisites Requisites: Before taking this unit you must have completed years 1 & 2 of the BSc Sport & Exercise Science. After taking this unit you must take year 4 of the programme.
Further information on descriptions Description: Aims:
To develop the self-confidence and maturity to enable a student to operate effectively with people from a different cultural background.

Learning Outcomes:
On successful completion of the study abroad, students should be able to:
* Demonstrate improved communication skills and an ability to work in an environment with an unfamiliar culture.
* Demonstrate development of the appropriate language skills for study in the host language (for students attending courses taught and examined in a foreign language).
* Demonstrate development of general communication skills in the host language (for students attending courses taught and examined in English).

Professional development - facilitated
Life skills - facilitated
Communication skills - facilitated.

The student should follow a course equivalent to 60 University of Bath credits. Programmes of work will be decided by negotiation between the Director of Studies at Bath, the host University and the student. Courses should not duplicate courses given in the Bath degree but should complement the Bath programme. Language courses and courses relating to aspects of the host country should be considered in addition to Sport and Exercise topics.
Further information on programme availabilityProgramme availability:

HL20046 is a Designated Essential Unit on the following programmes:

Department for Health
  • UHHL-AAB02 : BSc (hons) Sport and Exercise Science with Study Year Abroad (Full-time with Study Year Abroad) - Year 3

* This unit catalogue is applicable for the 2013/4 academic year only. Students continuing their studies into 2014/15 and beyond should not assume that this unit will be available in future years in the format displayed here for 2013/14.
* Programmes and units are subject to change at any time, in accordance with normal University procedures.
* Availability of units will be subject to constraints such as staff availability, minimum and maximum group sizes, and timetabling factors as well as a student's ability to meet any pre-requisite rules.