This eight-week program pairs a Modern Chinese History course with a beginning Chinese language course. The history course focuses on 19th, 20th and 21st-century China, examining its social, economic, political and intellectual trends. The overarching theme will be that of modernization as students examine the opposing and frequently antagonistic forces which have given shape to China today. A variety of cultural tours complement the academic program, and may include visits to Beijing, Xian, Guilin, and Hong Kong.
5 Elliott Street, Auckland, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
The Auckland Management Internship Program offers management experience in New Zealand combined with courses at the University of Auckland.
888 Commonwealth Avenue, United States
The Padua Italian and European Studies Program offers a semester of study in the historic and lively university town of Padua (Padova) Italy, located 20 miles west of Venice. Designed for students with no previous background in Italian, the program combines a beginning Italian language course with elective coursework in English in a variety of fields. All courses are taught by local faculty either at the BU Padua Academic Center or at the University of Padua. Excursions within Padua and to neighboring sites complement the curriculum for a truly immersive experience in this historically and artistically rich Italian region. Upon successful completion of a semester, students earn 16 Boston University credits.