Japan | South Korea 2017 | Pepperdine University | Graziadio Business School

Japan | South Korea 2017

Global Enterprise Management

Business Entertainment

Learn how cultural entertainment businesses in Japan and South Korea made their fame in the globalized economy. Witness the development, rise, and strategy of the most demanded business service from the two economic giants in Asia. Join two South Korean professors from the Graziadio School to unravel the mysteries behind Business Entertainment in Asia.

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Program Costs

$3,680 Single Room Accommodation*

$3,180 Student Shared Room (participant responsible for finding roommate)*

TBD Guest Fee: Shared Room with Student


The program fees include:

  • Lodging for six nights
  • Breakfasts and a lunch or dinner each day
  • Academic sessions
  • Speakers
  • Cultural tours and activities
  • Transportation during the program week
  • Certificate of completion
  • Final dinner

Airfare, taxi, and other travel expenses are additional. Participants are responsible for making their own travel arrangements.

If you plan to take this course for academic credit, standard tuition fees will also apply in addition to the program fee. If you take this course for no credit, it WILL NOT fulfill your global requirement. Global Programs office will notify the Programs Office to register you for course credit.

*Program prices are subject to change.

Tuition Reimbursement

Students who receive company tuition reimbursement are obligated to meet their tuition payment due date regardless of the Global trip completion date or grades availability. The $50.00 late company reimbursement fee and a daily finance charge of .027% will accrue upon any unpaid overdue balance.

Graduation Information

Students taking Global Business Intensive Courses offered in April will be enrolled in the Spring trimester and will graduate in August at the earliest.

Safety Issues and Course Cancellation

Planning of this course is contingent upon a safe and secure environment in the country and region of designation. Any change in safety conditions that may impact the successful facilitation of the course will result in modification and/or cancellation of this course and may result in only partial reimbursement of program costs to participants. Pepperdine University assumes no liability for cancellation of a program due to circumstances beyond its control.

Guest Policy

At this time, the guest policy for this program has not been finalized. Please check in with GSBMGlobalPrograms@pepperdine.edu for more information and check our Global Programs Guest Policy for guest participation rules.

Accommodations

Participants will stay in a hotel close to most companies that the program will visit. Hotel lodging fees are included in the Program Fee.

Lead Faculty

Abraham Park

Abraham Park

Director of Fred Sands Institute of Real Estate
Associate Professor of Finance
Department Chair of Accounting and Finance


PhD, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom

JD, University of California, Berkeley
MPP, Harvard University
BA, University of California, Berkeley

 
Robert Lee

Robert Lee

Assistant Professor of Accounting
PhD, Drexel University
MAcc, Villanova University
BA, University of Michigan

Mandatory Pre-Departure Class Session:

TBD

Important Dates  
Program Dates:

April 23-29, 2017

Application period opens:

November 5, 2016 at 9 AM

Application close date:

January 27, 2017

Sample Program Itinerary (Items are subject to change.)

Sunday

Arrival in Japan (early afternoon.) Accommodations check-in, orientation, reception, and evening dinner

Monday - Friday

Company Visits (generally 9 AM - 3:30 PM)

Sample Company Visits: Nintendo. Sony Music. CJ4DPLEX. JYP Productions. *Subject to change

Visit to a local cultural center/ restaurant to experience Japanese/ South Korean culture

Closing Dinner in a cultural Korean restaurant

Cultural activities: Walking tour of Tokyo and Seoul Main Street and local companies

All Breakfasts provided daily.

Saturday

Accommodations check-out and departure from Korea