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as of 12/12/2017

CHINESE SOCIETY AND BUSINESS CULTURE
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: China - Peking University, Beijing - 'Peking Univ.', 'Peking University with Internship'
UC Course SubjectBusiness Administration
Number & Suffix: 129
Full UC Title: CHINESE SOCIETY AND BUSINESS CULTURE 
Transcript Title: CHINA BUS & SOCIETY 
UC QTR Units - Division: 4.5 - Upper Division 
Course Description: This course explores key features of Chinese society and their application to Chinese business culture from a sociological perspectives. It begins with a comparative analysis about the structural differences between the Chinese and Western societies and moves on to discuss the social, economic and cultural implications of such differences. After establishing basic analytical perspectives, focus is on Chinese business culture and exploring emerging patterns in areas like retailing and consumer behaviors, work relations and management, business negotiation. Overall, the course emphasizes contemporary issues, real world observations, and comparisons to western society and culture. Students are encouraged to draw on their direct observation, compare to their experiences in their home countries. The course includes several video sessions in class and field trips to local communities during. Assessment: in-class performance (20%), two short essays (40%), final essay (40%). 
Language of Instruction: English
 
Partner Title: CHINESE SOCIETY AND BUSINESS CULTURE 
Partner University Department: Guanghua School of Management 
Partner University Course Number: 02838130