Course Summary

 The travel study course Business and Culture in China and Hong Kong (BUSA 376) focuses on student-based experiential learning related to business and cultural experiences to learn more about China's importance in a global society. The travel study experience is divided into learning about various businesses and cultural experiences through tours, meeting, and discussions with business people and visits to major cultural sites and discussions with Chinese people. The travel study program focuses on learning about the history, environment, and culture of China, as well as information about businesses in different industries and issues they face. It emphasizes the importance of a global community by experiences business connections to the Winona area as well. This trip is open to all majors.

Important Dates

Pre-departure meetings will be held in November and December (TBA).

Travel dates are December 27 - January 7, 2013.

Post-trip meetings will be held in January (TBA).

Brief Itinerary

  • Tour of Tiananmen Square and the Forbidden City
  • Trip to the Great Wall and Ming Tomb
  • Business tours of Wal-Mart and the Shanghai World Financial Center
  • City tour of Hong Kong
  • ...and much more!