MUSED 504: History and Philosophy of Music Education / International Perspectives in Music Education

Instructor: Carlos Rodriguez, Music Education, SMTD Partner: University of Bremen, Germany Term: Fall 2013 Course Number:  MUSED 502 (before), MUSED 504 (now) Rodriguez will teach this course, required for Masters and Ph.D. students in Music Education, as a co-taught synchronous course with Germany. Reaching about 20 students a year, it will be taught with a special…

ANTHRO 497: Anthropological Archaeology

Instructor: Lisa Young, Anthropology, LSA Partner: Susan Secakuku, Hopi Tribe, Arizona Term:  Fall 2014, Fall 2015 During the Fall 2014 semester, Anthrarc 497 students conducted research and developed a digital archive on agricultural seeds collected in 1935 from the Hopi Reservation – currently housed in the University of Michigan, Museum of Anthropological Archaeology (UMMAA). Although there…

Radiology Electives

Instructor: Leslie Quint, Radiology, Medical School Partner: Zarina Lockhat,  University of Pretoria, South Africa Term: Fall 2014 As part of a series of the Radiology monthly elective modules, this pilot project proposes to collaborate on four modules with faculty and students at the University of Pretoria. Students at both institutions work through online didactic materials…

PNE 403: Community Health Nursing

Instructor: Judith Policicchio, Community Health Nursing, School of Nursing Partner: Nthabiseng Phaladze, University of Botswana Term: Fall 2018 Based on the success of previous Community Health Nursing courses including videoconferencing with partners in Haiti and India, this project proposes to expand the scope of the global community health course to include partners in Botswana with a focus…

Ped Dent 596:  Etiologies and Management of Congenital Defects of the Craniofacial Complex

Instructor: Petros Papagerakis, Orthodontics and Pediatric Dentistry, School of Dentistry Partner: Nick Kotsanos, Aristotle University, Thessaloniki, Greece Term: Spring/Summer 2015 The goal of this project is for faculty and students of Pediatric Dentistry to examine a wide variety of cases and exchange ideas about treatment options and to enrich the collection of treatment cases through collaborations…

SM 313: Sports Management

Instructor: Stefan Szymanski, Sports Management, Kinesiology Partners: Takeo Hirata, Waseda University, Japan; Christoph Breuer, German Sport University,  Cologne Term: Fall 2013  SM 313 001:  Focuses on comparative aspects of sports organization in Germany and the USA. The aim is to engage students in discussion with each other to understand both the cultural differences in the approach to…

SOC 295 / IND STUDY: Sociology of the Body, Sociology of Suffering

Instructor: Luis Sfeir-Younis, LSA Sociology Partner: Carlos Yañez Canal, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Manizales Term: Fall 2013, Winter 2014  This project has two interrelated components.  Continuing with a pilot to establish an international undergraduate research group to explore the sociology of the body, Sfeir-Younis and Yañez Canal proposed to continue this effort in F2013-W2014. In addition…

ENG 472: Narratives of Immigration

Instructor: Joshua Miller, LSA English Literature Partner: Catherine Rotenberg, Ben Gurion University, Beersheba, Israel Term: Fall 2015 Many scholars of North American literatures teach immigrant novels with perspectives and emphases that vary from those of U.S. faculty.  As international peers, students explore the historical context of both the immigrant’s country of origin and of the…

FRENCH 272: Algerian War in Film

Instructor: George Hoffman, LS&A French Literature Partner: Houda Achli, University of Mentouri, Constantine, Algeria Term:  Winter 2014 U-M students study the Algerian War through film with each student investigating a particular aspect and creating an essay to add to the class website on the Algerian War.  Goal is to engage with students in Algeria who…

Weekly Neuropsychology Case Conference

Instructor: Bruno Giordani, Psychiatry/Neurology/Psychology; U-M Medical School & LS&A Partners: Janet Nakigudde, PhD, Makerere University; Kampala, Uganda Term: Winter 2014 American students will greatly benefit from these experiences, as they will see a much wider range of medical problems and complications than they would see at the University of Michigan. They will also have the opportunity to…