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These global modules were developed by community college teams and individual instructors in World View’s Global Distinction program. Each module is a self-contained unit that infuses global content, context and connections into the course.

All modules are available free of charge for download and use.

Community college faculty in the Global Distinction program: Access the current Global Distinction Curriculum Grant Application.

You can browse course modules alphabetically or chronologically.


Modules Developed 2015 – Present by Global Distinction Grantees

Arts and Humanities

3D Visual Design – 2022
Nicole B. Uzzell (Forsyth Technical Community College)

PDF of 3D Visual Design Module

Acting I and Acting II (DRA300, DRA301) – 2018
David J. Glover, Forsyth Technical Community College

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American Literature I (ENG231) – 2018
Jonathan Cook, Durham Technical Community College

Module

Art Appreciation (ART111) – 2017
Chellie LaPointe, Durham Technical Community College

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Art Appreciation (ART111) – 2020
Amy Levine, Piedmont Community College

Module

Critical Thinking (HUM 130) – 2022
Crystal Edmonds (Robeson Community College)

PDF of Critical Thinking 2022 Module

Human Values & Meaning (HUM220) – 2021
Ping Liang, Forsyth Technical Community College

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Humanities in the 20th and 21st Centuries (HUM 2250) – 2022
Mikki Tatum (Florida State Community College)

PDF of Critical Thinking 2022 Module

Introduction to Ethics (PHI240) – 2019
Tim Cannon, Forsyth Technical Community College

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Introduction to Ethics (PHI240) – 2019
Gaylyn Eddy, Robeson Community College

Module

Literature-Based Research (ENG113) – 2018
Tiffany Boyd Adams, Central Piedmont Community College

Module

Painting I (ART240) – 2018
Jason Lancaster, Forsyth Technical Community College
Cecilia Wright, Forsyth Technical Community College

Module
Engaged Art – Instructor material
Socially Engaged Street Art – Instructor Material

Philosophical Issues (PHI215) – 2019
Nick Zavediuk, Guilford Technical Community College

Module

Philosophy (PHI 215 & 240) – 2022
Lainie Erwin, Central Piedmont Community College

PDF of Philosophy 2022 Module

Technology and Society (HUM110) – 2017
Janet Amirtharaj, Rowan-Cabarrus Community College

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Technology and Society (HUM110) – 2018
Ping Liang, Forsyth Technical Community College

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Technology and Society (HUM110) – 2020
Ping Liang, Forsyth Technical Community College

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Theatre History I (DRA211) – 2018
David J. Glover, Forsyth Technical Community College

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Two-Dimensional Design (ART121) – 2021
Amy Levine, Piedmont Community College

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COLLEGE PREPAREDNESS

College Transfer Success (ACA122) – 2021
Debra Ford, Ph.D., Davidson-Davie Community College

Module

Exploration Activities (EDU251) – 2020
Heather Parsons, Davidson-Davie Community College

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SOCIAL SCIENCES

Abnormal Psychology (PSY281) – 2018
Sherrilea Sherrill, Gaston College

Module

American History (HIS131) – 2016
Maggie Poist, Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College
William Dick, South Piedmont Community College
David Dry, Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College
Robin Satterwhite, Rowan-Cabarrus Community College
Jay Peacock, Nash Community College
Cati Montgomery, Nash Community College

Activity #1 – African Music
Activity #2 – Art and Architecture
Activity #3 – Foodways
Activity #4 – Immigration and Language
Activity #5 – Religious Traditions

American History II (HIS132) – 2020
Adam Lehman, Guilford Technical Community College

Module

American History I (HIS 131) – 2022
Hugh Dussek (Central Piedmont Community College)

PDF of American History I 2022 Module

Commercial Law and Corporate Law (LEX150 and LEX220) – 2019
Precious Vines, Durham Technical Community College

Module

Developmental Psychology (PSY241) – 2017
Samantha Castelblanco, Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College
Robin Howse, Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College
Samantha Johnson, Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College

Activity #1 – Maternal Mortality
Activity #2 – Parenthood
Activity #3 – Education
Activity #4 – Gender Roles
Activity #5 – Hijab in Islam

Developmental Psychology (PSY241) – 2017
Amanda Gabrielle, Forsyth Technical Community College
Becky Howell, Forsyth Technical Community College
Anne Smith, Forsyth Technical Community College

Activity #1 – Developmental Practices Across Asia
Activity #2 – Life in Asia
Activity #3 – Parenting (Resource 1  |  Resource 2)
Activity #4 – Cultural Awareness
Activity #5 – Photographic Journey Through Asia
Activity #6 – Moral and Emotional Development Through Children’s Literature

Early Childhood Education (EDU234) – 2017
Danielle Johnson, Durham Technical Community College

Assignment Rubric
Module Framework
Resource 1
Resource 2
Resource 3

Economics I: Principles of Macroeconomics (ECO2013) – 2021
Tina Angjellari-Daici, Ph.D., Florida State College at Jacksonville

Module

General Psychology (PSY150) – 2015
Samantha Castelblanco, Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College
Patricia Adams, Pitt Community College
Anne Smith, Forsyth Technical Community College
Steve Turner, Guilford Technical Community College

Activity #1
Activity #2
Activity #3
Activity #4

General Psychology (PSY150) – 2019
Amanda Gabriele, Forsyth Technical Community College
Becky Howell, Forsyth Technical Community College

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Global Cuisines (CUL230) – 2021
Chef Mark Dowling, Coastal Carolina Community College

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Introduction to Business (BUS110) – 2017
LaTonya Steele, Durham Technical Community College

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Introduction to Sociology (SOC210) – 2016
Jocelyn Hirai, Davidson-Davie Community College
Rachel Austin, Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College
Cheryl DiBartolo, Rowan-Cabarrus Community College
Cate Shiles, Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute
Keith Milks, Nash Community College
Erica Hennig, Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College

Activity #1 – Correctional Philosophies
Activity #2 – Cultural Universals
Activity #3 – Demographics
Activity #4 – Funeral Rituals
Activity #5 – Marriage Customs
Activity #6 – Religious Profiles

Law Office Management and Technology (LEX270) – 2020
Attorney Precious L. Vines, MSHS

Module

LibGuides – 2018
Michael Rose, Guilford Technical Community College

Africa LibGuide
Latin America LibGuide

LibGuides – 2018
Robert James, Nash Community College

LibGuide – Asia
LibGuide – Europe
LibGuide – Latin America

Principles of Marketing (MKT120) – 2020
Robin Ashley, Pitt Community College

Module

Principles for Macroeconomics (ECON252) – 2016
Jane Cline, Forsyth Technical Community College
Michael Goode, Central Piedmont Community College
Amy Archambault, Forsyth Technical Community College
Dehanza Kwong, Central Piedmont Community College

Activity #1 – Country Data (Table Template  |  Essay Grading Rubric)
Activity #2 – Economic Development (Data Template  |  Grading Rubric)
Activity #3 – Central Bank Comparison (Essay Grading Rubric)
Activity #4 – Financial Crisis (Grading Rubric  |  CRAAP Test)
Activity #5 – Direct Foreign Investment

Race and Ethnic Relations (SOC230) – 2020
Tomecia G. Sobers, Fayetteville Technical Community College

Module

Social Media for Office Professionals (OST145) – 2018
Mary Woelfel, Guilford Technical Community College
Sheila Blower, Guilford Technical Community College
Alisha Webb, Guilford Technical Community College

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Sociology (SOC210) – 2021
Liane She and Kimberly Miller, Stanly Community College

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STEM

Farm to Table (CUL283) – 2019
Nadia Minniti, Fayetteville Technical Community College

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General Biology I (BIO 111) – 2021
Katie Hester, Piedmont Community College

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General Biology (BIO 111) – 2022
Bryan Sharp, Stanly Community College
Liane She, Stanly Community College

PDF of General Biology 111 2022 Module

General Biology (BIO 112) – 2022
Lauren Jackson, Central Piedmont Community College

PDF of General Biology 112 2022 Module

Geology (GEL111) – 2018
Jennifer A. Whisman, Guilford Technical Community College

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Health (HEA 110) – 2020
Wilma Herndon, Durham Technical Community College

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Information Technology – 2019
Angie Rudd, Gaston Community College

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Network and Security Foundation (CTI120) – 2017
Stephen Brooks, Durham Technical Community College
Michele Parrish, Durham Technical Community College

Module

Pharmacy Trends (PHM 140) – 2022
LaQuoia Johnson, Davidson-Davie Community College

PDF of Pharmacy Trends 2022 Module

Principles of Biology (BIO110) – 2015
Paul Stevens, Davidson-Davie Community College
Andy Salandy, Forsyth Technical Community College
Laurel Young, Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College
Holly Woodruff, Central Piedmont Community College

Module
Activity #1
Activity #2
Activity #3

Quantitative Literacy (MAT143) – 2015
Gloria Johnson, Davidson-Davie Community College
Jordan Bertke, Central Piedmont Community College
Derrick Casinillo, Forsyth Technical Community College
Sydia Gayle-Fenner, Central Piedmont Community College
Gregg Miller, Central Piedmont Community College
Cindy Moore, Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College

Module
Activity #1
Activity #2
Activity #3
Activity #4

Quantitative Literacy (MAT 143) – 2022
Amanda Davis, Forsyth Technical Community College

Amanda Klinger, Forsyth Technical Community College

PDF of Quantitative Literacy 2022 Module

Statistical Methods (MAT152) – 2016
Steve Turner, Guilford Technical Community College
Daphney Hill, South Piedmont Community College
Cindy Moore, Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College
Deborah Anderson, Rowan-Cabarrus Community College
Lisa Creighton, Central Piedmont Community College
Dana Glauner, South Piedmont Community College

Activity #1 – Sampling
Activity #2 – Descriptive Statistics I
Activity #3 – Descriptive Statistics II
Activity #4 – Confidence Intervals
Activity #5 – Hypothesis Testing

Statistical Methods (MAT152) – 2020
Amanda Davis, Forsyth Technical Community College

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WRITING AND COMMUNICATION

Business Communications (BUS260) – 2019
Amy Simpson, Surry Community College

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English for Specific Purposes (EFL050) – 2018
Rachel Lithman, Durham Technical Community College

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Introduction to Intercultural Communication (COM140) – 2020
Andrea Freile, Wayne Community College

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Public Speaking (COM231) – 2015
Josh Matthews, Pitt Community College
Jo deLosSantos, Davidson-Davie Community College
Corlis Hayes, Central Piedmont Community College
Maryana Richardson, Forsyth Technical Community College

Module
Activity #1
Activity #2
Activity #3
Activity #4

Writing and Inquiry (ENG111) – 2015
Jocelyn Hirai, Davidson-Davie Community College
Patricia Bostian, Central Piedmont Community College
Joe Clark, Pitt Community College
Alpha Gough, Forsyth Technical Community College

Module
Activity #1
Activity #2
Activity #3

Writing and Inquiry (ENG 111) – 2022
Christopher Wayne Thurley, Gaston College

PDF of Writing and Inquiry 2022 Module

Writing and Research in the Disciplines (ENG112) – 2015
Maggie Poist, Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College
Nathan Branson, Davidson-Davie Community College
Mitch Butts, Pitt Community College
Nadine Gordon, Central Piedmont Community College
Lisa Stanley-Smith, Forsyth Technical Community College

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Activity #1
Activity #2
Activity #3
Activity #4
Activity #5
Activity #6

Writing and Research in the Disciplines (ENG112) – 2019
Marina DelVecchio, Durham Technical Community College

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Writing and Research in the Disciplines (ENG112) – 2020
Frankie K. Frink and Jason Damon Bryan, Vance-Granville Community College

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Writing and Research in the Disciplines (ENG112) – 2020
Allyson Daly, Wayne Community College

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Writing and Research in the Disciplines (ENG 112) – 2022
Sue Drake, Stanly Community College

Liane She, Stanly Community College

PDF of Writing and Research in the Disciplines 2022 Module