United Arab Emirates

Business in the Middle East: Dubai

Program Overview

This course is designed to give you a first-hand experience of the economic, cultural and marketing environment of the United Arab Emirates, a part of the Gulf Cooperative Council.

Students will receive exposure to this important region of the global economy through lectures, site visits to both traditional and modern business sites, and visits showcasing the complex culture of the Middle-East. Based in Dubai, the course will also cover the neighboring Emirates.


PROGRAM DATES

December 12-22, 2014*

(Winter break program)

COURSES OFFERED

  • MKTG 4080: Business in the Middle East*

* May be taken in lieu of MKTG/MGMT 4340 or as a Business elective. May also be taken for Graduate credit.

STUDENT REQUIREMENTS

Student must have completed MKTG 3310 (Principles of Marketing); Junior standing.

HOUSING ARRANGEMENTS

Arrangements will be made with the inputs and assistance of local contracts at the American University in Emirates and the American University of Sharjah.

TRAVEL ARRANGEMENTS

Students will travel together on a group flight.

PROGRAM COST

$3200 (including a $300 non-refundable deposit)

Includes: Airfare, lodging, most meals, local transportation, site visit fees
Not Included: Tuition & fees*, $200 study abroad service fee, some meals, spending money, health insurance

*Note: Faculty-led, out-of-country courses do not charge 3 fees: Rec Center, Student Center and Health Center=$275, as opposed to on-campus courses.

FACULTY LEADER CONTACT INFO

Dr. Irfan Ahmed
936-294-1276
irfanahmed@shsu.edu

SHB 236N

APPLICATION DEADLINE

May 12, 2014. The $300 deposit will be placed on your account after turning in the application.






Apply Here

Submit completed application to faculty leader via email or in person.









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Farrington Building, Suite 116, Huntsville, TX 77340
Phone: 936-294-4737


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