Selected Topics: Refresh, Renew, Restart: Aligning Task-Based and Project-Based Pedagogies with Teacher-Approved Technologies

Shippensburg University’s Office of Professional, Continuing and Distance Education (PCDE) provides teachers with the opportunity to receive either graduate credit or non-credit continuing education units for participating in Travel & Education’s course Selected Topics: Refresh, Renew, Restart: Aligning Task-Based and Project-Based Pedagogies with Teacher-Approved Technologies in Summer 2017 in Spain.

Teachers may elect either of the following options:

  • 3 graduate-level credits and an official transcript, for a total cost of $465
  • 3.75 non-credit continuing education credits (CEUs), a hard-copy certificate, and a digital badge, for a total cost of $30

Graduate Credit Option

To obtain three (3) graduate credits, individuals must a) complete Travel & Education’s Integrating Culture with Linguistic Goals for Language Learners course, b) complete Shippensburg University's brief online interest form, c) complete Shippensburg University’s online non-degree application form and pay an application fee of $15, d) pay the Shippensburg University course tuition/fee of $450, and e) submit a culminating assignment related to study abroad experience and application of the lessons learned to teachers’ classroom settings, as specified by Shippensburg’s faculty member. 

Three (3) graduate-level credits will be awarded to students who successfully complete all of these requirements on a letter-grade basis. 

Upon completion of the Shippensburg University course students may request an official transcript at /registrar/requesting-transcripts2/.  (A $3.00 charge per transcript will be assessed for any requests totaling more than 3.)

To start the Graduate Credit Option registration and payment process, follow these steps: 

Step 1: To indicate your interest in receiving credit from Shippensburg University - Complete and submit the graduate credit interest form

Step 2: Once the university has received your online interest form, you will be sent an email that provides directions to a) complete Shippensburg University's online non-degree application form, b) pay the $15 application fee, and c) activate your Shippensburg University email account.

Step 3: Once the university has processed your non-degree application form (step 2 above), the university will a) register you for the class, b) send you information from the course instructor regarding the culminating assignment and requirements, and c) send you billing and payment information via your Shippensburg University email account.   

Non-Credit Option

To obtain 3.75 non-credit continuing education credits (CEUs), a hard-copy certificate, and a digital badge individuals must complete Travel & Education’s Integrating Culture with Linguistic Goals for Language Learners course, and complete Shippensburg University's online non-credit registration form, and pay the Shippensburg University non-credit registration fee of $30.

To start the Non-Credit Option registration and payment process – Complete the non-credit registration form.   

Registration Deadline

To be eligible for either the credit or non-credit option, individuals must register as specified above no later than July 10, 2017.

Questions and Additional Information

For questions and additional information about these opportunities, contact Shippensburg University’s Office of Professional, Continuing, and Distance Education at pcde@ship.edu or call 717-477-1502.

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