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International Business in UK and France

Program Cost

$4,250 (does not include tuition)

Audience

DeVry University and Keller Graduate School of Management students

Session

March 2016

Courses

Undergraduate: Introduction to International Business, BUSN369SA
Graduate: Global Perspectives for International Business, INTL500SA

Application


Study Abroad Application - Undergraduate Students

Study Abroad Application - GraduateStudents

Dates

Application Deadline

Monday, November 16, 2015

Depart U.S.

Saturday, April 2, 2016

Arrive Host Destination

Sunday, April 3, 2016

Depart Host Destination

Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Program Information

Course Descriptions

Undergraduate - BUSN369SA Introduction to International Business (4 credits) This course introduces key concepts defining today's competitive global environment; various cultural, political, economic, and legal systems and their impact on international business. In addition, students will examine a variety of current international business issues and trends, international monetary systems, international trade policies and institutions, and regional economic integration. Prerequisite: BUSN115

Graduate - INTL500SA Global Perspectives for International Business (3 credits) This overview course presents international strategy, operations, supply chain management, marketing, and finance concepts required for global commerce. Using regional case studies and best-practice examples from familiar multinational corporations, students will gain the management perspective required to understand the unique role of culture, politics, and economics in the execution of multinational business strategy. No prerequisite

What's Included in the Study Abroad Program Fee

Excursions and Visits:
 All cultural excursions, company and institution visits, day trips, entrance fees and overnight excursions as described in the itinerary

Accommodations:
 Ten nights' lodging in London and Paris; rooms are double occupancy and have private baths

Meals:
 Breakfast daily
 Welcome dinner
 Farewell dinner

Air and Ground Transportation:
 Roundtrip airfare (note: students departing from outside the continental United States may incur additional costs)
 Public transportation passes while abroad
 Ground transportation for certain excursions via private coach

Onsite Coordinator:
 During all planned activities and excursions while abroad

International Travel Insurance:
 Includes medical coverage, repatriation, lost luggage and third-party liability

What's Not Included in Study Abroad Program Fee
 Applicable tuition for course(s)
 Passport or visa expenses
 Additional meals
 Personal and miscellaneous expenses

Itinerary (subject to change)

Day 1
 Flight to London, England

Day 2
 Arrive in London
 Transfer from airport to London hotel
 Orientation at hotel
 Public transportation passes provided for duration of your stay in London
 Welcome dinner

Day 3
 Breakfast at hotel
 Morning visit to Lloyd's of London 
 Afternoon guided walking tour of London past Buckingham Palace, Big Ben, Tower of London and more
 
Day 4
 Breakfast at hotel
 Morning visit to PR agency, e.g. Edelman
 Afternoon visit to Ernst & Young's

Day 5
 Breakfast at hotel
 Free day to explore London on your own

Day 6
 Breakfast at hotel
 Morning visit to U.S. Embassy to lean about exporting of U.S. goods and services into the UK market
 Afternoon guest lecture at the London institution of higher education

Day 7
 Breakfast at hotel
 Transfer by private bus to London train station
 Train from London to Paris via Eurostar high speed rail under the English Channel
 Transfer from train station to Paris hotel
 Orientation at hotel
 Public transportation passes provided for duration of your stay in Paris
 Boat tour on the famous Bateaux Parisiens 

Day 8
 Breakfast at hotel
 Audio-guided tour of the Palace of Versailles with time to explore the palace and gardens
 Free time to extend visit to Versailles or return to Paris

Day 9
 Breakfast at hotel
 Morning guided tour of the Louvre, one of the most famous art galleries in the world
 Free time after guided tour 

Day 10
 Breakfast at hotel
 Morning visit to the International Chamber of Commerce and Court of Arbitration, the world's leading institution for resolving international commercial and business disputes
 Afternoon visit to the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), the agency of the UN that promotes international collaboration and human rights

Day 11
 Breakfast at hotel
 Morning visit to CNAV (National Old-Age Insurance Fund) for a presentation on "Present Issues of the French Retirement Plans"
 Afternoon visit to Schneider Electric
 Farewell dinner at a French restaurant in Paris

Day 12
 Breakfast at hotel
 Transfer to Charles de Gaulle Airport
 Return flight