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Future of Business (China Study Tour) - BUSS1331

Year - 2020

This unit is a short-term study tour that occurs in China to introduce students to the future of business in China. The unit is offered in partnership with Fanfan Studios in Shanghai and it takes place in Shanghai, Suzhou and nearby providences. This unit includes a pre-departure workshop, which will focus on preparing for travel, employability, cultural awareness and professional identity as well as an online re-entry workshop upon completion of the business tour in China. The in-country itinerary will include cultural and industry visits with culture classes forming an important part of the schedule as well as networking and mentoring opportunities with a number of local, global business executives and Chinese University students. The program has been designed to introduce students to the future of business in China and is an introductory overseas experience for students who are interested in doing business in China

week 1 1x4hr preparation workshop; weeks 2-5 9am-5pm in-country full-time program; week 6 1x4hr re-entry workshop

learning proposal and professional goals (15%); critical reflective (15%); reflective report (45%); presentation (25%)

Additional information
Permission is required to enrol in this unit. Further information and application process is outlined at or contact the Careers and Employability Office for details:

Assumed knowledge
A sound understanding of business and strong written and oral communication skills


Completion of at least 24 credit points (including BUSS1000 or BUSS1001)




Faculty: Business (Business School)

Intensive July

22 Jun 2020

Department/School: Business School
Study Mode: Block mode
Census Date: 10 Jul 2020
Unit of study level: Junior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? Yes
Courses that offer this unit

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