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International Teaching in China

Term To Study: Fall 2013
Application Deadline: Aug 01, 2013
Program Starts: Sep 03, 2013
Program Ends: Dec 20, 2013
Program Category: One-Country
Program Type: Faculty-led
Program Fee: $520.00
Program Locations: Beijing, Chengdu, Chongging
Contact Phone: 734-487-2763
Contact Name: Dr. Karen Paciorek
Contact Email: kpaciorek@emich.edu
What is Included: This program offers benefits worth approximately $7,000.00 USD:

•China Visa provided
•Round-trip airfare to China provided.
•$500 monthly cash stipend
•$300 one-time relocation allowance.
•Apartment style furnished housing provided
•Meals available at school sites.

Program fee also includes CMI International Health Insurance.
What is not Included: EMU tuition and fees for 3 credit hours, personal expenses and independent travel are not included in the program fee.
Estimated Costs: Often, students ask us what costs there are beyond the program price. Based on averages we estimate:

EMU tuition & fees (3 UG cr. hrs) plus:
Personal expenses....................$300.00
Independent travel...................$300.00
Subtotals...............................$600.00


•Explore China! Travel within the country is very reasonable.
Program Description

Program Overview: Students will have a four month international student teaching experience following their US student teaching placement. This will include teaching in English to children in one of the following settings: elementary or secondary.

Students will develop an understanding regarding issues related to different cultures, societies, families, language, history, and education.

The preparation for the trip includes face 2 face and online activities. The online portion continues once placed in China. The school placements are in large cities throughout the country such as Beijing, Chengdu, Chongqing, and Wuhan. Student apartments are located very close to the school.

Apply for this program on the study abroad website online application portal and when you are accepted APA will register you for the course.

ACADEMICS:
Course Number and Credit Hours:
EDUC 479 Special Topics: International Teaching (3 UG cr. hrs.)
EDUC 579 Special Topics: International Teaching (3 Grad. cr. hrs.) . Graduate Students by permission.

Quick Facts

Population: 1343239923
Capital: Beijing
Per-capita GDP: $ 8500
Size: 9596961 km2
Time Zone: (GMT + 08:00 hours) Hong Kong, Singapore, Taipei, Chongqing, Urumqi

US State Department

Travel Warning: NO

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