China and South Korea

Chengdu, Xi’an, and Beijing, China; Seoul, South Korea

Summer 2018 (May 15– June 8, 2018)

In China, students will spend 3 days in Chengdu, 2 days in Xi’an, and 8 days in Beijing participating in class and extensive touring.  The group will then fly to Seoul, South Korea for 11 days on the campus of Sookmyung Women’s University.  The touring includes:

  1.  ChengDu University of Technology (CDUT) Law School, including joint instruction and a joint practical exercise with CDUT law students. 
  2. CDUT Dinosaur & Archeology Museum, including the largest dinosaur ever found in Asia.
  3. Wolong National Panda Reserve
  4. The Leshan Buddha in Leshan, China
  5. Jin Li Street
  6. The Terra Cotta Warriors Museum in Xian
  7. Shanxi History Museum
  8. Xian City Wall Bicycle Tour
  9. Jingshan Park
  10. Beijing Drum Tower
  11. Beijing Capital School of Economics, including joint instruction and a joint practical exercise with Capital law students
  12. Tiananmen Square
  13. The Forbidden City
  14. The Lama Temple
  15. Chinese Acrobat Show
  16. The Summer Palace
  17. The Old Summer Palace
  18. The Temple of Heaven
  19. A Tai-Chi Lesson
  20. The Great Wall Mutianyu Section with ski lift up and luge down.
  21. Beijing Olympic Park
  22. The Korean War Museum
  23.  8th Army Staff Judge Advocate’s Visit
  24. The DMZ
  25. The US Embassy in Seoul
  26. Itaewon, Seoul (optional)
  27. Korean baseball game (optional)

Who Can Participate

The program is open to full-time or part-time J.D. and LL.M. students, including international students, enrolled in an ABA-accredited law school. Participating J.D. students must have attended law school for at least one year and currently be in good standing.

In 2017, fifteen JD & LLM students from MC Law participated in the program.  In 2016 there were 8 MC students and in 2015 there were 11.