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Babson Electives Abroad

Babson Electives Abroad

Short-term, faculty-led courses
Advanced Liberal Arts and Advanced Electives
1-3 weeks abroad

Short-term courses that combine classroom instruction on the Babson campus with company site visits, cultural excursions, and hands-on experiences abroad. Led by Babson faculty, these courses also include in-country lectures given by partner school faculty and distinguished guest speakers. The academic content for these courses is diverse and specialized, ranging from corporate social responsibility in Thailand to analyzing plays in London to consulting with start-ups in Paris. These elective courses are offered to students during academic breaks in November, January, March, and May.

2017-2018 Course Offerings

Click on the links below to learn more about this year's Elective Abroad offerings.

Fall Semester

UGChile UGDubai
MOB - Contemporary Strategic Issues in Chile HUM - Postmodernism: Future Culture (United Arab Emirates)

Winter Session

UGLondon UGJapan
LIT - European Theatre in Theory and Practice: London, Stratford & Dublin (UK & Ireland) EPS - Made in Japan: Culture & Opportunities

Spring Semester

UGJamaica UGMalaysia
EPS - Sustainable Entrepreneurship in Island Nations & Territories (Jamaica) HIS - Social Responsibility in  Thailand/Laos
EiffelTower3 UGUruguayArgentina
ECN - Regional Economies—Prospects and Tensions in Latin America’s S. Cone (Uruguay & Argentina)


UGParis UGSpain
MOB - Paris Start-up Strategy HUM - The City as Text: Mapping Cultural Histories in Barcelona & Madrid (Spain)