Mr. Ben Backwell: Goal! Identify and Achieve Your Life Goals

This course is for brave students and for students who dream of being a little braver. The purpose of this course is to help students identify their passions and pursue these passions while at Nagoya City University. First we need to ask some important questions: What do you love and want to pursue over the next 4 years? What are your goals while you are at university and what specific actions can you take to make your dreams real?

Our course will explore how succesful people achieve their goals. What are the universal principles of success? The purpose of this class is also to make new friends in the classroom and support your friends as they too identify and achieve personal goals.

We will explore stories of heroes and heroines who struggled with many difficulties to give meaning and purpose to their lives. These stories may come from famous people or may be heroes and heroines we know personally.

By the end of the course students will be able to: