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Programs : Featured
This is a listing of all the featured programs in the program catalog. You can view the brochure for any of these programs by clicking on the program name.
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China and Hong Kong: Doing Business in China and Hong Kong - Management Challenges of the 21st Century
Beijing, China; Hong Kong, Hong Kong; Shanghai, China; Shenzhen, China; Xiamen, China

Terms: January Term
Description: Overview: This course will afford students the extraordinary opportunity to experience business in China first hand. Whittier College Trustee, Edwin Keh, and Associate Professor, Dr. Jeffrey Decker, will be co-teaching [...]
England: Financial Markets and Institutions
London, United Kingdom

Terms: January Term
Description: Overview: The primary objective of this course is to help students obtain a better understanding of the role the financial system (financial markets and institutions) plays in society.  To aid this understanding, economic[...] 
Greece and Rome: Classical Greece and Rome
Athens, Greece; Rome, Italy

Terms: January Term
Description: THIS COURSE HAS FILLED; ANY ADDITIONAL APPLICATIONS WILL BE CONSIDERED FOR A SPOT ON THE WAITLIST. Overview: This course provides a remarkable grounding in the humanities by taking us back to the beginnings of Western[...] 
Greece: Sailing the Wine-Dark Sea: Why the Greeks Matter
Athens, Greece; Delphi, Greece; Nafplion, Greece; Naxos, Greece; Olympia, Greece

Terms: May Term
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Hawaii: Globalization, Environment, Agricultural Economy
Hilo, United States; Kailua Kona, United States; Maui, United States

Terms: January Term
Description: Overview: Faculty leaders, Cinzia Fissore and Daniel Duran and their class will explore the ecological and economic challenges associated with land use change and resource depletion in the state of Hawaii. This[...] 
Myanmar: Religious Culture and Sacred Space
Mandalay, Myanmar; Yangon, Myanmar

Terms: January Term
Description: Overview: Based out of Yangon and Mandaly (and environs) the class will explore the richness and complexity of the country's religious culture, examining the social, political, economic, and gender relations that are[...] 
Overseas Practicum: Teaching and Learning Abroad
Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Terms: Overseas Practicum
Description: Course Description:  This is an intensive, hands-on supervised practicum for juniors, seniors, and recent graduates working toward careers with young children and families. Under supervision of the course instructor(s) and/or a mentor teacher from[...] 
Peru: Anthropology in the Andean Highlands: The Enduring Legacy of Inca Culture
Cuzco, Peru

Terms: January Term
Description: Overview: Faculty leader and Professor of Anthropology, Teresa Delfin and her class will explore the enduring presence of Inca culture in the Andean Highlands of Peru and Bolivia. Throughout most of our stay [...]
Spain: Progressive Teaching & Learning
Granada, Spain; Seville, Spain

Terms: January Term
Description: Overview: This course enables undergraduate and graduate students to understand the principles and practices of community-based education through both participation and academic study at two unique Fifth Dimension program[...]