University of Colorado Boulder: China - Doing Business in China, Hosted by the Asia Institute

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In Beijing and Shanghai, students will meet with business leaders, visit industrial sites and universities, and seek to understand challenges faced by businesses operating in China. In addition, students will be exposed to key cultural features of... read more

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OVERALL RATING 4.7
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I learned a lot about how to communicate cross-culturally and how to be flexible with plans. I also learned the importance of planning and being prepared when traveling abroad. - University of Colorado - Boulder View Entire Review
I learned so much about a culture and country from a first-hand experience that only typically is heard about through the propagated news outlets. - University of Colorado - Boulder View Entire Review
Language, adaptability, cultural experience, business conduct, travel planning, so many things honestly- too much to fit in this box - University of Colorado - Boulder View Entire Review
I found some self strength. I am a home body, and was very worried about being on the other side of the world (literally) from everything familiar. The first 2 days were kinda tough but once I was in it, I didn't want to leave. You will come out stronger, braver, and more confident than you ever imagined. This was a life changin... - University of Colorado - Boulder View Entire Review
SO much international business experience and knowledge. I know have friends on the other side of the world. I learned so much about such a foreign culture. I absolutely loved every minute of it. - University of Colorado - Boulder View Entire Review
This trip broke down many of my expectations about the world outside of the US. It showed that the US does many things really well but the US doesn't always do everything in the best way. Many other countries do things differently but different isn't necessarily worse. - University of Colorado - Boulder View Entire Review

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In Beijing and Shanghai, students will meet with business leaders, visit industrial sites and universities, and seek to understand challenges faced by businesses operating in China. In addition, students will be exposed to key cultural features of China ranging from village life to the Great Wall. Throughout the course, students will be working on a single project that requires integration and application of both the academic materials and the experiential components of the course.
 
This program is hosted by the Asia Institute. Over the past ten years, the Asia Institute has become a leading host partner for many educational institutions supporting short-term programs in Asia. More information about the Asia Institute can be found at www.asiainstitute.org.

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Study Abroad
Program Length(s):
  • Summer
Relevant Study Subject(s):
  • Business
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