I learned a lot about physical therapy Past Review

By (Lake Forest College) - abroad from 06/07/2017 to 07/05/2017 with

University of Nicosia - Global Semesters: Nicosia - Summer in Cyprus: Health Sciences

What did you gain/learn from your experience abroad? Was it worthwhile?
yes

Personal Information

How much international exposure did you have prior to this program? 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?

the a/c broke with a week left and it was 110 degrees out and the guy came to look at it and said he couldn't fix it. that was ridiuclius. also every apartment building but mine had a washing machine so i either had to pay to do laundry or use someone else's and i paid the same amount as the other buildings so laundry should either be paid for us or you should get a machine

* Food:

* Social & Cultural Integration:

How integrated did you feel with the local culture?

* Health Care:

How well were health issues addressed during the program?

n/a

* Safety:

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

i learned a lot about physical therapy which is going to help me with my future career.

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)

Not including program expenses, about how much money did you spend on food and other expenses each week? about 100
Do you have any general money-saving tips for future study abroad participants? work a lot beforehand

Language

* Did your program have a foreign language component? No

Other Program Information

* Where did you live?

Select all that apply

  • Apartment
* Who did you live with?

Select all that apply

  • Americans
* Who did you take classes with?

Select all that apply

  • Americans
About how many local friends did you make that you will likely keep in touch with? 0

A Look Back

* What did you like most about the program?
  • the weekend trips
  • The class
  • how much was included in cost
* What could be improved?
  • having more for us to do during the week
  • include a bus pass because theres not much to do in nicosia
  • don't let professors leave after being there a week
* What do you know now that you wish you knew before going on this program? that there isn't much to do in nicosia

Reasons For Studying Abroad

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The Academic or Linguist
You went abroad with specific academic goals in mind; the program credentials and rigor of your coursework abroad were very important to you. You had a great time abroad, but never lost sight of your studies and (if applicable) were diligent with your foreign language study. Good for you!

Individual Course Reviews

Course Name/Rating:

intro to comm class

Course Department: comm
Instructor: guy from clemson
Instruction Language: english
Comments: he left after a week of being there and its really disrespectful and a waste of my money. i paid to learn and the guy just left and now i wasted money on a nonexistent class. he's also a very inappropriate person and his comments grossed me out
Credit Transfer Issues: