Spain

Program has filled.
Where: Barcelona & Madrid, Spain
When:

All dates are tentative.
Travel occurs during Spring break (Saturday, March 16 – Saturday, March 24, 2013).

 

Note: Required pre-departure and post-travel sessions are listed below (tentative). All participants are required to attend all of these sessions as part of the ECO 4956: Study Abroad in Spain course.

Date Time Location
Friday, January 11, 2013 12 p.m. - 2 p.m. TBD
Friday, January 25, 2013 12 p.m. - 2 p.m. TBD
Friday, February 1, 2013 12 p.m. - 2 p.m. TBD
Friday, February 8, 2013 12 p.m. - 2 p.m. TBD
Friday, February 15, 2013 12 p.m. - 2 p.m. TBD
Friday, March 8, 2013 12 p.m. - 2 p.m. TBD
Friday, April 12, 2013 12 p.m. - 1 p.m. TBD
Capacity: 20
Summary: This course is focused on the wine industry in Central Spain and provides a hands-on application of economic principles to the global wine market.  The class will  visit with university faculty, wine producers, vineyard owners, and corporate executives to learn about the wine production process, recent production innovations, and sustainable viticulture practices.  Students will engage with wine experts in a variety of settings including academic and business facilities, vineyards, wineries, and wine production plants. This course will also include visits to important historical and cultural sites in Barcelona, Madrid, and Toledo.
Prerequisites:
  • ECO 2023: Principles of MicroeconomicsOR
  • ECO 2013: Principles of Macroeconomics OR 
  • ECO 3701: Contemporary International Economic Issues
Subject: Economics of the Spanish Wine Industry
Open To: UNF Undergraduate students who meet the prerequisites
Credits: 3 credit hours during the Spring 2013 term
Syllabus: Spain 2013 - Syllabus (Tentative)
Itinerary: Spain 2013 - Itinerary (Tentative)
Cost:

$3,100 (plus the cost of 3 hours UNF Spring 2013 tuition)

 

1st Payment: $500 due by November 1, 2012

2nd Payment: $2,600 due by February 1, 2013

 

Application:

Review and download application materials.

 

Note: Interview required prior to acceptance.  After receiving a complete application, Coggin Study Abroad will contact the student to set up an interview time with Dr. Stranahan. Charges will not be posted to student accounts unless students are officially accepted after the interview.

More Information:
Contact:


Dr. Harriet Stranahan

Bldg 42, Rm 3115
Coggin College of Business
University of North Florida

 
Dr. Elizabeth Fullerton

Bldg 57, Rm 2219
Coggin College of Business
University of North Florida

 

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