Unit on Technology & Globalization
This unit contains activities in which students learn about the global effects of information technology in the areas of health, education, and government, discuss the problem of the “digital divide,” and participate in a role-playing exercise on developing information technology infrastructure.
Unit on Media1.0 vs. 2.0
In this unit, students in cross cultural environments will gain a deeper understanding of the role of media and society and apply this knowledge to current events and how it impacts their lives.
Students will watch selected video clips and read articles from the Globalization 101 website. They will analyze the cyclical affects of media and its impact on culture and government.