Take your education on the road and sign up for a 3.0 or 1.5 credit-hour study tour course in Winter or Summer 2017.
These courses utilize a mix of lectures, in-class discussions, and company visits that will take place during six pre-departure lectures and a 10-day study tour in Chile/Peru or an 11-day study tour in Thailand/Vietnam. Students will participate in a diverse selection of company visits which could include CSR, renewable energy, fair trade, mining, finance, retail, consumer goods, agriculture or nonprofit organizations (and/or others) which will vary based on the theme and location of each tour. Sector visits are tailored as much as possible to students’ interests participating in each tour.
|Course Title: MGMT 6400B Sustainability & Innovation in Chile & Peru|
|Dates: Pre-Travel Class Dates: 6 Lectures: Every Thursday – March 2 to April 6, 2017, 17:30-19:00|
|Chile/Peru Program Dates: April 18-27, 2017 (not including travel days)|
|Instructor: Brenda Gainer, Associate Professor of Marketing; Royal Bank Professor of Nonprofit Management; Director Social Sector Management Program|
|Cost: $2,630 CAD plus international flights|
|Included: Accommodation (dual occupancy), all breakfasts, welcome dinner, internet, city tours, trip to Chilean coast, ground transportation, regional flight from Santiago to Lima (one way) and University and company visits|
|Course Title: MGMT 6400A International Business & Investment in Thailand & Vietnam|
|Dates: Pre-Travel Class Dates: 6 Lectures: Every Thursday – March 2 to April 6, 2017, 17:30-19:00
Thailand/Vietnam Program Dates: April 18-28, 2017 (not including travel days)
|Instructor: Lorna Wright, Associate Professor of International Business and Organization Studies; Executive Director Centre for Global Enterprise; Export Development Canada Professorship in International Business|
|Cost: $2,450 CAD plus international flights|
|Included: Accommodation (dual occupancy), all breakfasts, welcome dinner, internet, city tours, ground transportation, regional flights from Bangkok to Hanoi (one way) and Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City (one way) and University and company visits.|
Prerequisites: All 5100-level required Foundations of Management Courses completed prior to Winter 2017 term. Note: Consideration will be given to students who had approval to defer a 5100-level course to the Winter 2017 term in order to register in an elective course to count towards their specialization.
Credit Information: 3.00 or 1.50 credit-hour course in Winter or Summer 2017
Course Enrolment: Registered students will be informed when they can enrol in the course through Passport York
Spaces Available: 30 MBA/IMBA student spaces for each Study Tour.
Registration opens on THURSDAY, OCTOBER 27, 2016 at 11:30AM EDT. To reserve your space, please visit: https://forms.schulich.yorku.ca/toursignup. Note: Registration page will not be available prior to 11:30am. Spaces will be reserved on a first-come first-served basis. Once we have reached capacity, you can add your name to the wailtlist for either tour. Waitlisted students will be notified by email should a space become available.
For more information on the Tours, please see the section on our website: Gain a new business perspective on a study tour.
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