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Global Leadership Programs

Global Leadership Exchange: University of Johannesburg 


Study Abroad: Barcelona, Spain

Leadership Studies offers a study abroad course open to any Appalachian State undergraduate student, HPC 3536: Leadership and Culture, focusing on social movements in Barcelona, Spain. The campus-based course component begins in the spring semester of even-numbered years and ends with a 10-day experience in Barcelona in mid-May. Students in the Leadership Studies Minor may satisfy elective credits with this course.

Course Description:

This course is designed to provide intellectual and cultural immersion into the role of leadership and followership within social movements. Utilizing the specific context of Barcelona, Spain, students will explore how leadership concepts apply to the city’s unique cultural identity and activist history within Spain and the Catalunya independence movement.

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P.O. Box 32034
263 Locust Street
Boone, NC 28608
Fax: (828) 262-6502

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