Eligible Courses (2015S)

Nostalgia in the Making of Urban Form in Vancouver, Hong Kong, and Shanghai

If you are interested in traveling, food, heritage, culture, history, urban planning, and/or geography, this GoGlobal Group Study program is for you!
Summer Course 2015 Promo
Nostalgia in the Making of Urban Form is a 3 credit, 400-level History course (HIST) that will feature Vancouver, Hong Kong and Shanghai as focal points of study. 
This is ideal for anyone looking for a short yet rewarding academic, social, and travel experience. 
  • May 11-29: Lectures by Professor Henry Yu begin at UBC
  • May 29- May 31: Class travels to Hong Kong
  • June 1-11: Hong Kong University (HKU)
  • June 12-19: Shanghai Studies Centre 
  • *This is a rough itinerary; the details of our travel plans in June could change.

The program fee ($1800-$2000) will cover travel within Asia, workshops, field trips, and accommodation in Hong Kong and Shanghai. 

Graduating students are also encouraged to apply. Students with a ~70% average should be eligible for the $1000 GoGlobal scholarship

Please email both Alyssa Leung (alyssaleung101@gmail.com) and Joanna Yang (joanna.yangg@gmail.com) for more course information.

Application deadline: March 2015