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Online Experiential Learning

Voices from the Global South
Engage, Listen, Dialogue

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CGEE Online Experiential Learning features voices from the global south in all courses. Complete courses online and earn academic credit, taught by CGEE instructors from around the world. With our deep community connections and partnerships in Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Mexico, Nicaragua, Namibia, South Africa, and Minneapolis through the Playwrights' Center, there is an online course for everyone! Both for university credit and non-credit options available for all courses.

You can use this page to browse courses by department/topic, region, or term. Click on each header below for a drop down of choices. Email us at globaled@augsburg.edu for any questions.
Communication Studies
Intercultural Communication (4 credits, COM 329)

Cross-Cultural Studies
Cross Culture Perspectives: Feminisms in the Americas (4 credits, CCS 495)

Film Studies
Mexican Cultures through Film (4 credits, credit give in either FLM 295 or FLM 495)

Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies
In the Aftermath of War: History, Memory and Transitional Justice in Central America (4 credits, WST 355/HIS 355)
(Im)Migration, Gender and Social Change (4 credits, WST 352/POL 357)

History
Apartheid, Mandela and Post-Apartheid Southern Africa (4 credits, HIS 195/387)
Crisis in Nicaragua: U.S. Destabilization or a Democratic Movement? (4 credits, HIS 156)
In the Aftermath of War: History, Memory and Transitional Justice in Central America (4 credits, WST 355/HIS 355)

Interdisciplinary Studies
Citizen Participation within a Globalized Economy (4 credits, POL 310)
Global Competence Certificate (1 credit, INS 291)
In the Aftermath of War: History, Memory and Transitional Justice in Central America (4 credits, WST 355/HIS 355)

Playwriting
Playwriting (4 credits, PWC 300)
Themes in Playwriting: Excavating Your “Stuff” (4 credits, PWC 310) 
Writing for Television (4 credits, PWC 320)
View all playwriting course options.
 
Political Science
Citizen Participation within a Globalized Economy (4 credits, POL 310)
(Im)Migration, Gender and Social Change (4 credits, POL 357/WST 352)
 
Religion
Latin American Liberation Theologies and Social Change (RLN 336)
 
Spanish
Spanish Language (multiple levels available)

Virtual Internships
Virtual Internships are available in multiple disciplines, virtual interns will be placed with an agency in Latin America. Spanish language is required. 
SUMMER 2021
Courses taught during Summer Time 1 (May 10 - June 25)

Crisis in Nicaragua: U.S. Destabilization or a Democratic Movement? (4 credits, HIS 156)
Cross Culture Perspectives: Feminisms in the Americas (4 credits, CCS 495)
Global Competence Certificate (1 credit, INS 291)
Intercultural Communication (4 credits, COM 329)
Latin American Liberation Theologies and Social Change (RLN 336)
Mexican Cultures through Film (4 credits, credit give in either FLM 295 or FLM 495)
Spanish Language (multiple levels available)

Courses taught during Summer Time 2 (June 28 - August 13)
Apartheid, Mandela and Post-Apartheid Southern Africa (4 credits, HIS 195/387)
Citizen Participation within a Globalized Economy (4 credits, POL 310)
(Im)Migration, Gender and Social Change (4 credits, POL 357)
In the Aftermath of War: History, Memory and Transitional Justice in Central America (4 credits, WST 355/HIS 355)
Spanish Language (multiple levels available)

Virtual Internships Summer 2021 dates: June 7 - August 13
Virtual Internships are available in multiple disciplines, virtual interns will be placed with an agency in Latin America. Spanish language is required. 

FALL 2021
Cross Culture Perspectives: Feminisms in the Americas (4 credits, CCS 495)
Crisis in Nicaragua: U.S. Destabilization or a Democratic Movement? (4 credits, HIS 156)
In the Aftermath of War: History, Memory and Transitional Justice in Central America (4 credits, WST 355/HIS 355)
Queer History in Latin America (WST 481/HIS 388)
Citizen Participation within a Globalized Economy (4 credits, POL 310)
Latin American Liberation Theologies and Social Change (RLN 336)
Spanish Language (multiple levels available)
Virtual Internships are available in multiple disciplines, virtual interns will be placed with an agency in Latin America. Spanish language is required. 

Playwriting
Playwriting (4 credits, PWC 300)
Themes in Playwriting: Excavating Your “Stuff” (4 credits, PWC 310) 
Writing for Television (4 credits, PWC 320)
View all playwriting course options.
Latin America
Citizen Participation within a Globalized Economy (4 credits, POL 310)
Crisis in Nicaragua: U.S. Destabilization or a Democratic Movement? (4 credits, HIS 156)
Cross Culture Perspectives: Feminisms in the Americas (4 credits, CCS 495)
(Im)Migration, Gender and Social Change (4 credits, POL 357)
In the Aftermath of War: History, Memory and Transitional Justice in Central America (4 credits, WST 355/HIS 355)
Intercultural Communication (4 credits, COM 329)
Latin American Liberation Theologies and Social Change (RLN 336)
Mexican Cultures through Film (4 credits, credit give in either FLM 295 or FLM 495)
Spanish Language (multiple levels available)

Southern Africa
Apartheid, Mandela and Post-Apartheid Southern Africa (4 credits, HIS 195/387)
 
USA
Playwriting (4 credits, PWC 300)
Themes in Playwriting: Excavating Your “Stuff” (4 credits, PWC 310) 
Writing for Television (4 credits, PWC 320)
View all playwriting course options.

Additional
Global Competence Certificate (1 credit, INS 291)