International Learning offers online Pre-Departure sessions for all Western students participating in University sanctioned international experiences. Completion of these modules prior to travel is a requirement under Western's Safety Abroad Policy.
How to join online Pre-Departure modules within OWL:
1. Log onto OWL
2. On the “My Workspace” tab, click “Membership” on the left bar
3. Click the “Joinable Sites” tab at the top of this page
4. Search for “Pre-departure” or “Pre”
5. Join PRE-DEPARTURE UWO
Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or 519-661-2111 ext. 89309 if you have any difficulty.
We also offer in-person sessions in March and October. Please see below for the March 2017 dates, times, and topics. All sessions will take place in the Chu Centre, 2nd floor of the International & Graduate Affairs Building.
Wed, March 1st 12:30 to 1:30pm – Academic Preparation
Tues, March 7th 4:30 to 5:30pm – Intercultural Awareness
Tues, March 14th 11:30 to 12:30pm – Academic Preparation
Thurs, March 16th 12:30 to 1:30pm – Health & Safety
Mon, March 20th 3:30 to 4:30pm – Health & Safety
Tues, March 21st 4:30 to 5:30pm – Health & Safety
Thurs, March 23rd 12:30 to 1:30pm – Intercultural Awareness
Tues, March 28th 5:30 to 6:30pm – Academic Preparation
Fri, March 31st 2:30 to 3:30pm – Intercultural Awareness
Please register under the Events tab in Atlas. If you do not have an Atlas account, please email email@example.com to register.