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  • Locations: Cape Town, South Africa
  • Program Terms: Spring Break
  • Restrictions: UGA applicants only
  • Cost of Attendance Sheets: Spring Break
  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
Dates / Deadlines:

There are currently no active application cycles for this program.
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Program Category: UGA Faculty-Led Click here for a definition of this term Open to non-UGA students: No
Sponsor: University of Georgia Type of Instruction: Independent Study
Taught By: UGA/U.S. Professors(s) College/School: Terry
Work Opportunity: No Volunteer Opportunity: No
Scholarship Availability: No Housing Type:

Double Occupancy (single room supplement available at an extra cost).

Program Description:

 

Collage of South Africa
UGA - Terry - Full-Time MBA Program - International Travel

Students earn 3 credit hours and gain invaluable international project experience through this course, which offers a trip to a different destination each spring and team projects for companies in the targeted country. 

Spring Break 2020 Destination: Cape Town, South Africa

Previous trips include Peru, China, Costa Rica, Cuba, Chile, and Argentina.

Academic Program:

All students will receive 3 hours of academic credit for INTB 7100 (MBA International Residency). The trip will focus on the economy, government, and culture of South Africa and include completion of a project for a South African company.

Program Itinerary:
The preliminary itinerary includes the following: 

Date/Activity
3/5/2020      Departure from USA
3/6/2020      Arrival in Cape Town/Orientation/Welcome Dinner
3/7/2020      City Tour/Cultural Immersion
3/8/2020      Langa Township/Cultural Immersion
3/9/2020      Client Meetings/Project Work On Site
3/10/2020    Robben Island & Tabletop Mountain/Cultural Immersion
3/11/2020    Consulting Project Work
3/12/2020    Economic Environment/Company Visits
3/13/2020    Project Presentations/Visit to Aquina National Park
3/14/2020    Aquina National Park
3/15/2020    Depart for USA

Basic Accommodations:

Hotels with double occupancy will be used throughout the program. 

Program Costs:

$2,500 + airfare
Travel scholarships may be applied to these costs. 
Depending on a student's country of origin, a visa and an additional fee may be required.

Information Requests:

All questions should be directed to: Anne Cooper, acooper@uga.edu
 


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This program is currently not accepting applications.