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European Business Travel Seminar


Location: Netherlands, Germany, Belgium, France
Dates: May 19 - June 5, 2014
Courses: BUS 494 or BUS 694
Accommodation: hotels
Program Model: Faculty-led
Contact: Barb Rau, Sage 2457, 424-7197 or
              Alexander Kovzik, Sage 2477, 424-0178

   

Join UW Oshkosh professors Dr. Barb Rau and Dr. Alexander Kovzik as you visit international businesses and government institutions and experience a variety of cultures in multiple cities and countries!

LEARN about cross-cultural differences in economic policy and management techniques.

REFLECT on individual cultural adaptability.

GAIN a better understanding of your ability to work in a global economy. 

DEVELOP your cultural adaptation skills.

EXPERIENCE using three different currencies, languages, and cultures.

EXPLORE famous historic cities.

The objective of The European Business Travel seminar is to provide maximum exposure of students to various businesses and cultural experiences. It includes visits to 4 countries in Central Europe: Netherlands, Germany, Belgium, and France. Students will learn about cross-cultural differences in economic policy and management techniques through classroom instruction and visits to a variety of businesses and government institutions. In addition, they will complete self-assessments measuring their individual culture adaptivity to gain a better understanding of their ability to work in a global economy.  As part of this course experiences, students will have the opportunity to develop their cultural adaptation skills by exploring famous historic cities, deal with three different currencies, languages, and cultures.

 

Program Application & Guide
     
<March 22, 2014