title goes here
Download
Skip this Video
Download Presentation
Title Goes Here

Loading in 2 Seconds...

play fullscreen
1 / 8

Title Goes Here - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 140 Views
  • Uploaded on

Title Goes Here. Culture Shock and its Effects. Settling In ……. How are you feeling? Everything is fantastic because you are overseas? Take a reality check!!!! Examine your expectations: * What did you expect? * Was this reasonable?. Culture shock …. Cultural shock:

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about ' Title Goes Here' - rhonda-leach


An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript
title goes here
Title Goes Here

Culture Shock and its Effects

settling in
Settling In …….
  • How are you feeling?
  • Everything is fantastic because you are overseas? Take a reality check!!!!
  • Examine your expectations:
  • * What did you expect?

* Was this reasonable?

culture shock
Culture shock…

Cultural shock:

  • is a “normal” reaction when we are confronted with unfamiliar surroundings and environment
symptoms of culture shock
Symptoms of Culture Shock
  • Boredom
  • Homesickness
  • Withdrawal
  • Excessive Sleep
  • Compulsive eating/drinking
  • Irritability
  • Frustration with new ways of doing things
solutions
Solutions
  • Coping with Culture Shock:
    • The first step in coping with culture shock is just knowing WHAT IT IS?
    • During your stay in Queensland, remember to look for any signs and take it seriously.
    • But remember it is a NORMAL reaction to life in a new country. 
more solutions
More Solutions
  • There are other ways in which you can cope:
    • Get to know the host culture and your host family
    • Don’t expect everything to be perfect
    • Have an open mind
    • Talk about it with staff at school or your host family
    • Participate
    • Keep in touch
    • Keep mentally and

physically fit

title goes here1
Title Goes Here

Enjoy Australia

ad