CBEA3066 - Winter 2019
1 - 14 Sept
New York City and Washington DC, USA
The next destination for CBEA3066 Global Business Immersion will be New York City and Washington D.C. During the mid-semester break in September 2019, students will undertake a 10-day study tour led by Dr Andrew Bradly and Dr Jenni Bettman. The course will have a strong focus on financial markets and institutions.
|Info session #1
||Wednesday 15 May, 11:00-12:00
||CBE Lecture Theatre 1, 26C
|Info session #2
||Thursday 23 May, 12:00-1:00
||CBE Lecture Theatre 1, 26C
The College of Business and Economics is offering an intensive in-country course, CBEA3066 Global Business Immersion, featuring a faculty-led 10-day study tour to New York City and Washington D.C. during the mid-semester break in September 2019.
This study tour will provide an opportunity for up to 26 undergraduate students to travel to New York City and Washington DC from 1-14 Sept, 2019 (in-country days) under the guidance of course convenors Dr. Andrew Bradly, Senior Lecturer in Global Mobility and in International Business at Research School of Management and Dr. Jenni Bettman, Senior Lecturer in Finance.
This course is open to all undergraduate students of the ANU College of Business and Economics (CBE), with preference given to CBE students who have completed at least 96 units of their program at the time of applying. The course counts towards an elective in any CBE undergraduate program and towards the International Business, Management and Marketing majors. Students from other ANU Colleges will need to seek enrolment approval and program advice from their respective Colleges.
The in-country study tour program will include site visits and presentations from business leaders in prestigious organisations such as the New York Stock Exchange, International Monetary Fund, and the World Bank. Students can also expect to visit places of historical significance, such as the World Trade Center, Times Square, White House, and the Lincoln, Jefferson, and Martin Luther King memorials, to learn more about the events that have shaped these two cities of global economic and cultural importance.
Eligibility and Selection Criteria
This opportunity is open to all ANU undergraduate students who are currently enrolled in an ANU College of Business and Economics program. Students will be selected to enrol in the course and the associated study tour following a competitive application process and will be required to participate in two pre-departure sessions at ANU to prepare you for the in-country study tour that begins on 1 Sept 2019.
Travel and Other Costs
In addition to course tuition fees, a participation fee is required for the in-country immersion component of the course. The study tour participation fee is approx. $5000.
What is included:
Hotel accommodation (twin-share), most meals, ground transport, airport transfers, entry fees, field trips, academic, business and cultural events and program materials. ANU travel insurance cover is provided for the study tour dates, plus any private travel of four days total duration immediately before and/or after the study tour dates.
What is not included:
Airfares, travel from Canberra to Sydney and return, visa costs (depending on student passport), vaccinations and activities undertaken during free time. Students will be required to purchase additional insurance cover for specific personal and medical items not covered by the ANU travel insurance.
1. Eligible CBE students will be considered for one of the 10 Endeavour Leadership Program Short-Term Grants, funded by the Department of Education. Each grant is valued at $2,500.
2. Students that are Australian citizens and permanent residents with evidence of current financial disadvantage may be eligible for the CBE Global Business Immersion Travel Grant ($1,500 grants) when they apply for the course and study tour.
3. OS-HELP, an Australian Government loan scheme designed to assist with overseas study costs, is also available to eligible students. Further information can be found at: studyassist.gov.au
If you have any issue with your login credentials to apply, please email ANU Global Programs on firstname.lastname@example.org.
Disclaimer: Applicants are advised that due to circumstances beyond the University's control (for example, specific international security concerns and international health crises) it may not be possible for students to commence or complete this course as advertised.