Great Cultural Experience January 09, 2017

By (Middlebury College) - abroad from 08/20/2016 to 12/13/2016 with

DIS Copenhagen: Semester

What did you gain/learn from your experience abroad? Was it worthwhile?
New perspective on the education system

Personal Information

How much international exposure did you have prior to this program? 1 month - 6 months

Review Your Program

* Overall educational experience

Academic rigor, intensity, resources, etc.

* Host Country Program Administration

On-site administration of your program

* Housing:

How satisfied were you with your living arrangements?

* Food:

* Social & Cultural Integration:

How integrated did you feel with the local culture?

* Health Care:

How well were health issues addressed during the program?

* Safety:

If you could do it all over again would you choose the same program? Yes

Finances

* Money: How easily were you able to live on a student's budget?

(1 = not very easy/$200+ on food & personal expenses/week, 2.5 = $100/week, 5 = very easily/minimal cost)

Language

* Did your program have a foreign language component? Yes
How would you rate your language skills at the beginning of the program? None
How would you rate your language skills at the end of the program? Beginner
How many hours per day did you use the language?

Other Program Information

* Where did you live?

Select all that apply

  • Dorm
* Who did you live with?

Select all that apply

  • Americans
* Who did you take classes with?

Select all that apply

  • Americans

A Look Back

* What did you like most about the program?
  • classes
  • travel opportunities
* What could be improved?
  • teacher accountability
* What do you know now that you wish you knew before going on this program? I wish I knew that you could have a visiting host family.

Individual Course Reviews

Course Name/Rating:

Danish Language and Culture

Course Department:
Instructor: Catharina
Instruction Language: Danish and English
Comments:
Credit Transfer Issues:
Course Name/Rating:

Child Development in Scandinavia

Course Department: Child Development
Instructor: Jen Duncan-Bendix & Heidi Nielsen
Instruction Language: English
Comments:
Credit Transfer Issues:
Course Name/Rating:

Developmental Disorders

Course Department: Psychology
Instructor: Jennifer
Instruction Language: English
Comments:
Credit Transfer Issues:
Course Name/Rating:

Psychology of Human Sexuality

Course Department: Psychology
Instructor: Debbie Quakenbush
Instruction Language: English
Comments:
Credit Transfer Issues: