Importance of Becoming a Global Citizen
Prepare: View the Globalization: What is Happening to Us? – https://fod.infobase.com/OnDemandEmbed.aspx?Token=… video and read the article A Model of Global Citizenship: Antecedents and Outcomes (will be attached)
by Stephen Reysen and Iva Katzarska-Miller (2013). Go to the Ashford
Library and locate one additional source on global citizenship that
will help support your viewpoint.
Reflect: Please take some time to reflect on
how the concept of global citizenship has shaped your identity, and
think about how being a global citizen has made you a better person in
Write: Use the Week One Assignment Template (will be attached) when addressing the following prompts:
- After viewing the video, describe how being a global
citizen in the world of advanced technology can be beneficial to your
success in meeting your personal, academic, and professional goals.
- After reading the article by Reysen and
Katzarska-Miller, explain why there has been disagreement between
theorists about the definition of global citizenship and develop your
own definition of global citizenship.
- From the article, choose two of the six outcomes of
global citizenship (i.e., intergroup empathy, valuing diversity, social
justice, environmental sustainability, intergroup helping, and the
level of responsibility to act for the betterment of this world) as
stated in the article, and explain why those two are the most important
in becoming a global citizen compared to the others.
- Describe at least two personal examples or events in
your life that illustrate the development of global citizenship based
on the two outcomes you chose.
- Identify two specific general education courses, and explain how they each influenced you to become a global citizen.
- Title of paper
- Student’s name
- Course name and number
- Instructor’s name
- Date submitted
- Running header with page numbers
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