7r Overseas visits

This guidance covers visits overseas but not expeditions – see separate advice on expeditions in section 7 of this guidance.

Benefits and learning outcomes from overseas visits include:
• knowledge, skills and understanding to live in, and contribute to, a global society
• understanding the world in which we live, including the values, cultures and everyday life of different societies
• enriching curriculum areas such as languages, history and geography
• personal and social development including self-confidence and independence
• meeting new people and developing new friendships and inter-cultural understanding
• broadening horizons.

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