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Business Administration

 
BA 685 International Business Immersion: Health care delivery in emerging markets
  3 hours Elective Terms Offered: W13, W14
  Advisory Prerequisites: MBA Core 
   
 

The course will discuss the role of healthcare in emerging markets, the different approaches to providing healthcare in emerging markets, and the challenges facing those institutions. Students will work on team projects that delve more deeply into specific institutions in select countries. Students will travel to the specified country over spring break to interview relevant stakeholders. Projects will be discussed at the Information Session on Monday, October 28 from 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm in K1320.

The course is open by application only. If you are interested, please complete an online application AND send your resume to BA685@umich.edu by Noon on Friday, November 1. Include "BA 685 International Immersion Course" in the email subject heading. The online application link will be provided at the Information Session or contact the above email to request it.

You will be notified on your acceptance to the course by 5 pm on November 4 (in time for your other course biddings). A non-refundable deposit of $500 will reserve your space in the course. We expect the total student expense (including airfare) not to exceed $1500 per student. Applications submitted after that date will be accepted if there is space. The course is limited to 25 students. For more information and to apply, please visit: http://wdi.umich.edu/students/BA685