- Shanghai, China
- Program Type:
- Study Abroad
- Degree Level:
- Summer, Winter Semester
- Program Description:
Take advantage of our 2 week Adventure Sustainability Programs in Shanghai over the Summer and Winter breaks! Our short-term mobility programs are designed for students wanting to break out of their comfort zones, explore sustainability and environmental trends in China for a fraction of the cost and time!
SSi mobility programs are credit bearing of 1.5 US credits (equivalent), with academic components of the course conducted at Tongji University, Shanghai - A University at the fore-front of global sustainability research with the United Nations and UNEP. Our courses combine academic content with practical application activities, top secret industry and facility visits as well as bucket list adventures. Trek and Camp on the Great Wall of China and sailing down the Yangtze River in Guilin.
Our adventure programs are open to students from all academic backgrounds and designed to inform and enhance sustainability trends, practices and approaches in the context of China and the globe! If you're looking for a getaway combining credit, adventure and knowledge, contact our team today for more information!
- Setting Description:
- A metropolis home to more than 24 million people has seen massive development over the last two decades. For example, the new financial district of Pudong is now home to some of the tallest skyscrapers in the world. Boasting the fastest-growing rapid transit systems in the world, Shanghai’s urban centers are conveniently connected by elevated light rails, the world’s first commercial high-speed Maglev train, and 13 subway lines. In terms of sustainability, Shanghai can showcase China’s environmental, social and economical successes as well as areas that require assistance for strategic and innovative sustainable approaches. SSi provides its clients the opportunity to be apart of this change through its dynamic and multi-disciplinary programs. Experience Shanghai at its best!
- 3800 USD.
Additional Program Information
- Overall GPA 2.5 Interest or experience in Sustainability studies or technical skill set backgrounds depending on desired course category Disciplinary Clearance Form Online Application Phone/Video Interview Transcript