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Undergraduate student Zhou Tengteng visits University of California, Los Angeles for Global Study Program

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   During Aug 1st to Sept 9thUndergraduate student Zhou Tengteng visited University of California, Los Angeles for Global Study Program about six weeks. In this program, students can choose courses freely.

As a student of College of Agriculture & Biotechnology, Zhou Tengteng chose Biostatistics and Contemporary Health Issue to study. In the course of Biostatistics, the professor systematically delivered series of lectures about biostatistics and also taught them about how to use STATA to implement basic data analysis. Contemporary Ethical Issues is a discussion course which concentrates on a lot of materials such as documentary literature, scripts, papers and so on. In the course, students were required to focus on a health issue and try to find reasonable solutions or preventions to deal with this issue.

In addition to having lectures, students also visited Santa Monica, San Francisco, Facebook and Stanford University.

The weather of California was so special that the sunshine was so hot but when under a tree, it was quite cool due to the ocean current. And the construction of UCLA is diversified, such as Middle Ages Castle, Modern church and so forth.

The University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) is a public research university in the Westwood district of Los Angeles, California. It became the Southern Branch of the University of California in 1919, making it the second-oldest undergraduate campus of the ten-campus system after the original University of California campus in Berkeley (1873). It offers 337 undergraduate and graduate degree programs in a wide range of disciplines. UCLA has an approximate enrollment of 30,000 undergraduate and 12,000 graduate students, and has 119,000 applicants for Fall 2016, including transfer applicants, the most applicants for any American university.