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Study Abroad Opportunities

  • ​Denmark​
  • Intellectual Disability in Denmark offers students the chance to earn essential course credit while experiencing special education from a cross cultural perspective. Students will begin coursework on campus followed by 10 days exploring structures, perspectives and philosophy of disability and services in Denmark. 

    In Denmark, you get to...​
    • Visit other school programs and adult day services
    • Collaborate with Danish students 
    • Interact with individuals with disabilities
    • Discuss with disability advocacy groups 
    • Talk with members of the Danish Ministry of Education
    • Take part in cultural tours and site visits​

    Informational Sessions
    For more information about the program, feel free to join me on one of the following dates: TBD
    Course Options
    SPE 519: Students with Cognitive Impairment
    SPE 521: Teaching with Students with Cognitive Impairment
    SPE 545: Special Topics Course: International Studies in Special Education.
    (519 & 521 double count as University Program courses if taken through the Denmark Study Abroad ​Experience​!)
  • Cost
  • Program fee $2,500-$2,800 (includes housing, travel for designated course trips, and all meals), 
  • Airfare: $1200-$1600 from Detroit and Chicago. You may find rates well below $1000 from Toronto
  • Tuition for 1-6 credits
  • Additional spending money (*optional for additional meals, souvenirs, & optional activities)​
  • Passport (if you do not have one)- roughly $140-$170​​​​
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