Hillsborough Community College
4001 W. Tampa Bay Blvd. DSSC 322
Tampa, FL 33614
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London, England: Intercultural Relations to Business

Term To Study: Spring 2020
Application Deadline: Nov 01, 2019
Program Starts: Jan 05, 2020
Program Ends: May 01, 2020
Program Category: One-Country
Program Type: Faculty-led
Program Locations: London
Contact Phone: 813-253-7696
Contact Name: Katen Amin
Contact Email: kamin@hccfl.edu
What is Included: Airfare
Airport taxes
Ground transportation
Travel medical insurance
All breakfast
Some lunch and dinner
What is not Included: Tuition and fees (3 credit hours)
Passport application (if needed)
Some lunch and dinner
Estimated Costs: $ TBA with scholarship award
$ TBA without scholarship award

Payment Deadlines for students receiving scholarship:
$200 deposit must be submitted with application
$TBA due on December 1, 2019
$TBA due on January 10, 2020

Program Description

Study abroad in London, England during Spring Break 2020! Here is a great opportunity to experience one of the world's greatest cosmopolitan, cultural and financial capitals! Apply Now!

As part of MAN 2604 Intercultural Relations to Business, students will travel to England to gain a deeper knowledge about British culture and local business mechanisms and practices. This study abroad program will be a life-changing experience and expose students to a whole new and diverse culture through pre-trip seminars, visits to cultural sites, tours of local and international businesses, lectures at Burton and South Derbyshire College, and a post-trip wrap-up.

After returning, students will have a strong understanding of the English culture and business model. A broader knowledge of international business and culture allows students to differentiate themselves from other job applicants and makes them significantly more marketable and attractive to potential employers.

Academic features of the trip include:

Learning in Birmingham
A visit to Burton and South Derbyshire College, where students will experience a British classroom setting and have the opportunity to interact with students and faculty and learn about business mechanisms and practices in the U.K.

A tour of historical sites, including the Tower of London and Hampton Court Palace.

Additional program specific requirement(s):
- Favorable in-person interview if deemed necessary

Application Opens: August 1, 2019
Application Deadline: November 1, 2019
First payment due: December 1, 2019
Last payment due: January 10, 2020

Pre-Departure Orientation Dates:
Monday February 3
Wednesday February 5
Wednesday February 26
Monday March 2
Wednesday March 11 (this meeting will begin after class at 12:15pm)

Re-entry Meeting Date:
1. TBA YPST 158 - Lessons Learned

Scholarship Final Project Due by May 11, 2020.

Quick Facts

Population: 63047162
Capital: London
Per-capita GDP: $ 36600
Size: 243610 km2
Time Zone: (GMT) Dublin

US State Department

Travel Warning: YES
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Hillsborough Community College Center for International Education