Sample Four-Week Calendar

  MONDAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY FRIDAY
* This is a sample schedule that is subject to change
Week 1:
Discovering SF history

Introduction to program

Downtown Campus tour

SF Bay Cruise

Main Campus tour

Language for daily life

California history

Lecture and discussion

Mission Dolores trip

Mission-style burrito lunch

Discuss trip

Practice making “small talk”

Week 2:
Cultural innovation

Famous landmarks

SF neighborhoods

North Beach trip

History of the Haight-Ashbury

Music and social change

Haight-Ashbury visit

Golden Gate Park

SF travel tips

Giants baseball game!

Week 3:
Industry and entrepreneurship

Local industries

Workplace idioms

Autodesk tour

Asking for information

Campus visit and guest speaker prep

UC Berkeley trip Guest speaker from the tech industry
Week 4:
Culinary innovation
Intro to SF food Ferry Building Farmer’s Market trip

American Chinese food

Lecture and discussion

Chinatown visit

Closing ceremony

Class party