Summer Discovery and UCLA Anderson School of Management offer students academic options related to business and leadership in Singapore.
Choose one of the curriculum options below. Your choice indicates how you will spend your day academically during the program. These options are comprehensive full-day academies in a specific subject area.
The Leadership and Entrepreneurship Program emphasizes the philosophy of ‘learning by doing’ and aims to develop students who are ethical and effective change agents. This Academy invites students to re-examine conventional views of leadership through a mix of case studies, small group discussions, self-reflections and experiential activities. In this program, we discuss what leadership and entrepreneurship in the 21st century looks like. Students will hear from a variety of speakers who will talk about what it takes to lead in the digital world, and also learn what it means to be an entrepreneur and what it takes to start a business. Themes include: personal impact, relating and influencing, organizational effectiveness, civil engagement, entrepreneurship, and global citizenship.Top
Developed and taught by the UCLA Anderson School of Management, sponsored by the Center for MEMES (Management of Enterprise in Media, Entertainment & Sports), this Academy provides students with an overview of the principles of business through the lens of the Entertainment, Media, and Sports industries. Students will gain familiarity with key strategic issues and the challenges involved in marketing and managing businesses in these industries. Global business trends will be emphasized by local presenters and business examples from the Asian continent. Key opportunities include the upcoming Olympic games in Japan, the international market for blockbuster films, and the evolving landscape for interactive and immersive entertainment, including AR/VR and video games.Top