Santa Clara University

 

Sustainable Business : The Spanish Model  |  June 16 - 28, 2014


Photo of Spanish sidewalk cafeFaculty Director
Gail Kirby  Business

We will be taking a group of dedicated LSB students to Spain – Seville, Malaga, and Córdoba – for two weeks of learning and experiencing this business environment focused on sustainability and alternative energies. Want to learn how to incorporate sustainability in your approach to business? Find out!

Your group will be led by an experienced business faculty director. This global immersion experience will give you a glimpse of Spanish cultural, historical, environmental, business, and political environments.

WHEN

Coursework  Spring Quarter 2014
Travel  June 16 - 29, 2014

WHERE

Andalusia, Spain: Seville / Malaga/ Córdoba

WHAT
  • 2-unit Spring Quarter course (5 sessions)    
  • Cultural site visits for cultural appreciation
  • Business-focused lectures for substantive education
  • On-going opportunities for discussion and integration of all information with an LSB Faculty Director while in-country, as well as pre- and post-Spain sessions
  • Site visits to alternative energy sites and companies to experience sustainable business in Spain
  • Plus a weekend at the beach town of Malaga
COST

Estimated Course Fee  $2,850 (includes housing, in-country transportation, group meals but excludes airfare, optional tours, meals on your own, and incidentals—including passport and visa fees.

For more information about this unique LSB Global Experience, please contact
Elizabeth Powers
Director of International Studies
Leavey School of Business
epowers@scu.edu
408-554-5193
LH Room 321 S

New information about the next information sessions available in Undergraduate Business Programs Office, Lucas Hall 115


AGENDA
(subject to change)


Monday, June 16 Travel day Seville
Morning:  Arrival in Seville
Afternoon: Program on-site orientation at Universidad Loyola Andalucia
Evening: Welcome dinner

Tuesday, June 17 Company Visits Seville
Morning: Tour of Palmas Altas campus and Abangoa research facilities
[These buildings are LEED Platinum certified buildings]
Afternoon: Business visit #1 /Lecture #1
                 Business vit #2
Evening: You can make your own dinner plans / dinner with Faculty Director

Wednesday, June 18 Company Visits/ Lecture Seville
Morning:  Business visit #3
Afternoon: Business visit #4/ Lecture #2
Evening:  You can make your own dinner plans/ dinner with Faculty Director

Thursday, June 19 Company Visit
Morning:  Business visit #5
Afternoon: Explore Seville on your own
Evening:    You can make your own dinner plans / dinner with Faculty Director

Friday, June 20  Company Visit  + Travel day Seville to Malaga

Morning: Business visit #6
Afternoon:  Train to Malaga
Evening: You can make your own dinner plans/ dinner with Faculty Director


Saturday, June 21   Malaga Free day
Free day to explore Malaga

Sunday, June 22   Malaga Free day
Free day to explore Malaga

Monday, June 23   Travel + Company visit + Cultural Appreciation day
Morning:  Train to Codoba
Afternoon:  Business visit #7
Evening: You can make your own dinner plans / dinner with Faculty Director

Tuesday, June 24  Cordoba Company Visit/ Cultural Appreciation day
Morning: Visit and tour of Campus ETEA (Loyola campus)
Afternoon: Business #8
                 Cultural visit to Arab Mosque and Alcazar Palace
Evening: Optional :
                    bullfight
                    Caballerizas Reales
              You can make your own dinner plans / dinner with Faculty Director


Wednesday, June 25 Cordoba Cultural Appreciation/ Company Visits day
Morning:  Business Visit #9
Afternoon: Cultural Visit to Andalusian Patios
Evening: Visit night spectacle in Alcazar de los Reyes Cristianos
              You can make your own dinner plans / dinner with Faculty Director

Thursday, June 26 Cordoba Cultural Appreciation/ Company Visits day
Morning:  Cultural visit to Almodovar Medieval Castle
                Business visit #10
Afternoon: Business visit #11
Evening: You can make your own dinner plans / dinner with Faculty Director

Friday, June 27  Cordoba
Explore Cordoba on your own
Evening:  [Farewell dinner]

Saturday, June 28 End of Program/ Travel day
Morning: Check out of Hotel

Trip agenda is subject to change. Contact Elizabeth Powers, director of international programs, for details.

 

Next Info Session

Tuesday, October 15
Monday, October 28
Wednesday, October 30

Visit the calendar page for time, location details here »

 
Application Info

Complete the Online Application here »

or

Download the 2014 LSB Global Experience application in PDF here »

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