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ST | Globalisation in Practice - A Study Abroad USA
Washington, United States (Outgoing Program)
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Program Terms: GI - Winter,
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RMIT College (AUS)/School (VTN): Business (BUS) Program type: Study Tours (Global Intensives)
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Washington DC 2016
 

Program Details
Course Coordinator:
 Dr Paul Cerotti
Availability: 50 places
Open to: RMIT Postgraduate students only
Mandatory pre-travel classes: July 27, August 24, September 21, October 12, October 20, November 10, November 11, November 17
Travel Dates: 5 January 2019 -  20 January 2019


 


Information sessions: 
Wed July 25 - 12.30 pm - 1.30 pm  Room 080.09.010  

Wed August 1 -12.30 pm -1.30 pm  Room 080.08.009  

Friday August 10 -  6.00 pm  - 7.00 pm  Room 080.09.008

Wed August 15 - 12.30 pm - 1.30 pm  Room 080.08.009  

Friday August 17, 6.00 pm - 7.00 pm  Room 080.09.008 
 

Content Description:
You will be introduced to issues related to business globalisation within a North American context. You will have the opportunity to work in multi- and cross-disciplinary teams, and benefit from exposure of the ideas, knowledge and skills of peers from other disciplines, programs and year-levels.

 
  • Two week intensive course involving a cultural and historic tour of Washington DC, lectures by leading American business school professors at the University of Maryland.
  • Participate in site visits and briefings from International Monetary Fund, World Bank, GE, etc.
  • Optional visit to New York City.
 

Enrolment and Academic Credit
If successful in your application, you will enrol online into course:
ISYS2373 Globalisation in Practice- USA
Which is a 24 credit point course.

Program  Costs:
Estimate Tour Costs: $6,300*  This cost includes the following:
Materials fee: $600
Airfares $3,500
Accommodation $1,500
USA Tourist Visa

Additional Costs to consider:
RMIT Tuition Fee for 24 credit point course
Students are now covered by RMIT’s travel insurance, although you may require additional cover depending on your circumstances. More information here

Eligibility Criteria:
- Be currently enrolled in an RMIT Postgraduate program  
- Have two general electives available  in your program plan ( 24 cp course). (If you are unsure, lodge a request here to confirm the number of electives you have left to complete)
- If not a College of Business student, you must have written approval to participate from your home College to ensure the electives will fit into your program. Please use this template.
-Not be at  At Risk - if you are at  At Risk, you will not be eligible for this year’s global intensive course and it is recommended that you apply again after your academic progress improves.
-Offers will be made to students who meet the above selection criteria on a first-in, first-served basis. 



Applications 
Step 1. Click on "Apply Now" at the bottom of this page.

You do not need to fill in the questionnaires at this stage*.

*The exception is if you are not a College of Business student.  You must have written approval to participate from your home College to ensure the electives will fit into your program. Please use this template and upload it to your Mobi application.

Step 2:Once your application has been submitted, we will get in touch within a week to confirm that we have received your application.
Please note that applications will be assessed after Semester 1 results are released on 9th July 2018. Consider until 16th July to get an outcome of your application.




Cancellation fees
  • This program will have a unique "Last Day to Add" and "Census" dates.  
  • Census Date: TBD
  • If you withdraw after the Census date, you will still be liable for tuition fees, as per standard enrolment policy.
  • Students will receive a unique invoice for this fee, it will not be added to the regular semester invoice
Funding 2018
There may be alternative ways to fund your trip. Please check the Scholarships website and Global Experience website for funding options.


 

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Exchange Program (Semester/Year): scroll to the Program Description to apply.

All Other Programs: once application cycle opens, use the "Apply Now" button that will appear in this section.