chapter  10
International placements
ByDAN DAVIES
Pages 13

Why do you want to go on an international placement? Make a list of the factors that motivate you to gain international experience. Here are some suggestions:

 to gain intercultural understanding or raise your awareness of a culture different from your own;

 to improve your professional or employability skills;  to gain new global perspectives on your own life or society;  to see new parts of the world, but not as a tourist.