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*WKU Faculty Led: Chinese Flagship- Chinese Language and Culture Odyssey
Beijing, China; Luoyang, China; Xi'an, China
Program Terms: Winter
Program Cost: Winter
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Winter 2015 01/01/2015 01/01/2015 TBA TBA
Fact Sheet:
 Program Length:
Short Term
 Program Type:
Study Abroad
 Housing Options:
Campus Dorm Style, Hotel
 Language of Instruction:
English
 Language Prerequisite:
Yes
 Language Courses Offered:
Yes
 Number of Credits:
3
 Credit Type:
WKU Credit
 Class Eligibility:
1. Freshman, 2. Sophomore, 3. Junior, 4. Senior
 Field of Study:
CHINESE
 Minimum GPA:
3.25
 Program:
WKU Faculty Led
 Insurance:
WKU Insurance
 Faculty Leader:
Fischer, Paul, He, Jianjun
Program Description:
This course is designed to provide students a first-hand experience in learning and improving their knowledge of the Chinese language and culture. Through in-class language trainings and academic excursions in and to three major Chinese historical cities, students will explore China’s rich traditions, modern changes, regional cultures and people’s daily life.
C.Gelley China
Courses Offered
  • HON 300: Chinese Language and Culture Odyssey
  • ARC 401: Chinese Language and Culture Odyssey
Logistical Considerations
  • Program cost includes visa to China
  • Students will meet at Nashville Airport (BNA) for departure
  • Program will involve walking so participants should wear proper shoes that are comfortable for walking and cover their feet.
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