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  • Locations: Shanghai, China
  • Program Terms: Fall, Spring
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  • Program Sponsor: IFSA-Butler 
  • Restrictions: Bucknell applicants only
  • Dates / Deadlines
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Language of Instruction: Chinese, English Class Status: 2-Sophomore, 3-Junior, 4-Senior
Housing Options: Dormitory Area of Study: Asian Studies, Chinese, Culture, Ecology, Entrepreneurship, Environmental Studies, Fashion Merchandising, Health Science, Kinesiology, Mathematics & Statistics, Political Science, Public Health, Public Policy, Urban Studies
Program Type: Primary Partner
Program Description:

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  Study Abroad in CHINA


 Public Health Policy and Practice



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About this Program
The Public Health Policy and Practice program invites you to examine how public health policy is shaped by social, economic, and political currents and ultimately put into practice in the world's most populous country. Maximize your learning by tailoring classes to your academic focus, enrolling in the required core class and three to four elective classes, including an internship opportunity.


About Shanghai

Shanghai has grown exponentially in the last hundred years-from a colonial trading port to a massive international metropolis with a population of 24 million. Known for its fast-paced business culture and cosmopolitan vibe, the city is intricately connected with the global flows of communities and people. It also represents the enormous environmental, economic, and social challenges that are mirrored across China and around the world.

Program Benefits


REQUIRED CLASS
  • Public Health Policy and Practice in China (3 U.S. semester credit hours) 

LANGUAGE CLASSES
  • Essential Chinese (1 U.S. semester credit hour)
  • Beginning Chinese I (6 U.S. semester credit hours)
  • Beginning Chinese II (6 U.S. semester credit hours)
  • Intermediate Chinese I (6 U.S. semester credit hours)
  • Intermediate Chinese II (6 U.S. semester credit hours)
  • Advanced Chinese I (6 U.S. semester credit hours)
  • Advanced Chinese II (6 U.S. semester credit hours)
  • Advanced Chinese III (6 U.S. semester credit hours)
  • Advanced Chinese IV (6 U.S. semester credit hours)
  • Advanced Readings in Chinese (6 U.S. semester credit hours)
  • Business Chinese I (3 U.S. semester credit hours)
  • Business Chinese II (3 U.S. semester credit hours)

ELECTIVE CLASSES
All area studies classes are taught in English and are 3 U.S. semester credit hours each. Not all electives may be offered in a given semester depending on enrollment and faculty availability.
  • Internship and Methodology Seminar
  • Environmental Health
  • Nutrition, Food Safety and Security
  • Traditional Chinese Medicine
  • Exploring Community & Culture in a Global Context\
You may also choose from our 21st Century City and International Business in China elective classes at the IFSA Shanghai Global Flagship.

Scholarships

IFSA scholarships are primarily need-based and factor in any additional cost your study abroad program might have over home school tuition. The awards are $500 for summer programs, $1,500 for semester programs and $2,500 for full year programs. These scholarships may apply to any IFSA program, with the exception of our custom programs.

Take the next Step!
 

Contact Us
6201 Corporate Drive Suite 200 
Indianapolis, IN 46278
1-800-858-0229
studyabroad@ifsa-butler.org



 

Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Fall 2021 05/15/2021 05/15/2021 09/23/2021 12/18/2021
Spring 2022 11/01/2021 11/01/2021 02/01/2022 05/20/2022