Preparing Students for International Fieldwork

Course Overview
  • How to plan for international fieldwork, timings, assessment, etc.
  • How and where to get funding and support?  E.g. IEMS or other (you may invite them to join you)
  • How to prepare students before going abroad?
  • What is expected from students whilst abroad?
  • What is expected from students on return from abroad?
  • What strategies do you have in place to encourage home, EU and international students to work together in groups on these fieldtrips? 
What will I get out of this course? 

The participants will develop an understanding of the planning international field trips taking in to account the needs of the UK and non-UK students undertaking the field trips.

Who is it for?

All teaching staff

Participant preparation needed?


Additional Information


What prior experience do I need?


Formal assessment


Length of Course

2 hours 

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