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Engage students in understanding the advantages of strategic global partnerships through online study of theoretical concepts followed by a field trip abroad to a country outside Canada. This international field trip provides opportunity to experience cross-cultural dimensions of global leadership and to engage in discussions with key geo-political stakeholder groups, which may include Indigenous groups, civil society activists and groups, the military, and businesses. Excursions offer a contextualized understanding of economic disparity, Indigenous or minority group concerns, and political change. Prerequisites: GBLD 501 and GBLD 505; exceptions with permission of the Program Head.