Coggin in Argentina

Program is closed!
Where:

Rosario, Argentina

 

When:

Travel occurs during the Summer B semester (late June – late July 2013). All dates are tentative.

Depart from Jacksonville: Friday, June 21, 2013

Classes Begin: Monday, June 24, 2013

Program Ends: Friday, July 19, 2013

Depart from Argentina: Saturday, July 20, 2013

 

Tentative Program Schedule (coming soon)

 

Note: Required pre-departure sessions are listed below. All participants are required to attend all of these sessions as part of the XCH 4000: Study Abroad in Argentina course. 

 

Date Time Location
Friday, February 01, 2013 3:00-6:00pm 10/2245
Friday, March 08, 2013 3:00-6:00pm 10/2245
Friday, April 19, 2013 3:00-6:00pm 42/1113
Friday, June 14, 2013 3:00-6:00pm 42/2004 (not mandatory)
Capacity:14
Summary:

This 7-credit program is an excellent opportunity to experience business and academic issues in one of the most important countries of Latin America. “Coggin in Argentina” is a 4-week program at Universidad Austral in Rosario, Argentina. Students will interact with Argentine students and faculty while attending classes. This program is perfect for students with interests in business with Latin America, economic development, and international economics and business. All classes are taught in English. Classes will be held four or five days a week. The class schedule during the four weeks may vary, possibly including a long weekend. 

 
Dr. Andrés Gallo, who is originally from Argentina, is the Economics Department Chair and will be the UNF faculty liaison for Coggin in Argentina. Dr. Gallo is on the faculty at Universidad Austral and has led this program since 2009. He will meet with the students several times prior to departure to review etiquette, culture, and travel preparation. In June, Dr. Gallo will also fly with the students to Argentina and assist them with exploring Rosario for their first few days abroad.

Prerequisites:
  • ECO 2023: Principles of Microeconomics OR
  • ECO 3701: Contemporary International Economic Issues

 

Subject:
  • Latin American Trade: 3/4000 ECO elective - may be used in student's degree evaluation as ECO 3704 International Trade
  • Doing Business in Latin America: 3/4000 GEB elective
  • Business Culture in Argentina (1-credit course)
Open To:UNF undergraduate students who meet the prerequisites
Credits:7 credit hours
Syllabus:Coming soon
Itinerary:
Cost:

$2,800 (plus the cost of 7 hours UNF tuition)

1st Payment: $500 due by November 1, 2012
2nd Payment: $2,300 due by February 1, 2013
Note: Includes airfare, lodging, and insurance.

Application:

Review and download our application process.

 

Note: Interview required prior to acceptance. Coggin Study Abroad will contact students to set up an interview time with Dr. Gallo after receiving complete applications. Charges will not be posted to student accounts unless students are officially accepted by the Coggin in Argentina interview committee.

More Information:
Contact:

Dr. Andrés Gallo
Bldg 42, Rm 3018
Coggin College of Business
University of North Florida

 

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