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Introducing United World Colleges to students at Sogndal High School, Norway.

Introducing United World Colleges to students at Sogndal High School, Norway.

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  • There are plenty of opportunities to study abroad. One of the finest is called UWC.
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  • 1. First Things FirstHOW many of you have thought about studying abroad?
  • 2. First Things FirstWHY would anyone want to attend high school outside of Norway?
  • 3. I HAVE SOMETHING TO TELL YOU THAT MIGHTCHANGE YOUR LIFE
  • 4. Qua?• Cold War Peace Project• Founded by Kurt Hahn• 50 years and still stong• 30,000 alumni
  • 5. Connecting People• Over 100 Different Countries• Live together in campuses• Normally in the middle of nowhere
  • 6. The UWC Life
  • 7. The UWC Life
  • 8. The UWC Life
  • 9. The UWC Life
  • 10. The UWC Life
  • 11. My UWC Life
  • 12. 12 Colleges – All Over The World
  • 13. The IB• Partly initiated by UWC• Two-year program• Recognized worldwide – Including Norway• Finishing IB equals finishing Norwegian High School
  • 14. Extracurricularities Creativity Action Service
  • 15. Extracurricularities Mock Trials Judo Diving Lessons
  • 16. Extracurricularities Theatre Ballroom Dancing Zookeeping
  • 17. Extracurricularities Model UN Fire Juggling Clowning
  • 18. Six Subjects Native Language Art or 2nd other Language subject3x HL IB Subjects3x SL Social Maths science Science subject
  • 19. And these are mine... English Psychology Norwegian IB Subjects Math SL Economics Physics
  • 20. Application ProcessAPPLYFill out the application: GET INTERVIEWED LEARN ½• A simple form• 750 words on self and SELECTED REFLECT• Two teacher’s statements• Medical report selected for interview Of students areAll to be done by 1 February
  • 21. Application ProcessAPPLY UWC WebsiteFill out the application: GET INTERVIEWED ½• A simple form• 750 words on self Student Blogs SELECTED• Two teacher’s statements• Medical report selected for interview Of students areAll to Talk to People be done by 1 February
  • 22. Application Process GET INTERVIEWED ½APPLY SELECTEDOf students are selected for interview
  • 23. Application Process750 words on self INTERVIEWED GETTwo Teacher’s ½ StatementsSELECTED of 1 st February Of students are selected for interviewMedical Report
  • 24. Application Process TALK SELECTED
  • 25. Application Process20 min interview 50% of applicants SELECTED March/April
  • 26. Application Process GO