Engagement Area Specific Questions: International

What should I put on my Intent to Participate for the International Engagement Area?

You should include where and when you plan to complete your International Sustained Experience or if you have already completed your experience. Additionally, please let us know if you plan to complete the Global Pathways option or take an approved course.

How do I receive approval for the International Sustained Experience?

Any FSU-sponsored program where students participate in an intercultural experience abroad that is at least one week in length should meet the International Sustained Experience. For programs that are not coordinated by FSU departments or groups, the International Engagement Area Contact must review this sustained experience. You may contact them at IP-info@fsu.edu .

I haven't taken an approved intercultural communication course, what should I do?

If you have already completed your international experience abroad, it is highly recommended that you enroll in one of the approved intercultural communication courses. If you feel that you have completed an intercultural communication course that meets the criteria outlined here , please submit a copy of the course syllabus and explanation to IP-info@fsu.edu .

How do I receive approval for an Intercultural Course?

Courses other than the specified approved courses must be approved by the International Engagement Area contact. Courses that meet the intercultural communication course criteria found here , may be reviewed for approval by submitting a copy of the course syllabus and explanation to IP-info@fsu.edu . The review period for a submitted intercultural communication course is two weeks.

Are my Global Pathways/Gloabl Citizenship synthesis and my Garnet and Gold Scholar Society Synthesis the same essay?

No, you will submit a synthesis project about your experiences with the Global Pathways Certificate according to their deadline. Your Garnet and Gold Scholar Society synthesis will bring together your experiences from all three of your Engagement Area experiences. More information can be found here .

FAQs about the Global Citizenship Certificate.

For more FAQs about the Global Citizenship Certificate, visit this link .