Academic Information for NC State Marketing & Spanish Language in Sevilla

Program Overview

With Sevilla as their month-long base, students explore the Spanish language, culture, and European marketing practices through visits to numerous cultural and unique business sites. Enjoy tastings at an olive grove, a famous vineyard, and other Spanish businesses, an overnight excursion to Córdoba and Granada, a day trip to the beach, and visits to various museums and historical sites.

NC State in Spain Course Offerings

Students choose 1 language course and take both Business courses for a total of 9 credits.

BUS 360: Marketing Methods

Credits: 3
Pre-requisite: MIE 201 and software proficiency

M298: Doing Business in Spain

Credits: 3

FLS 201: Intermediate Spanish for Business

Credits: 3
Pre-requisite: FLS 102, 105, or 110, or a language proficiency placement score of at least 346.

FLS 202: Intermediate Spanish II

Credits: 3

Calendars and Schedules

NC State – Summer in Spain 2018 Calendar

  • Thursday, 17 May Arrive in Seville
  • Friday, 18 May Move to homestay and orientation
  • Monday, 21 May First day of classes
  • Thursday-Friday, 31 May -1 June Corpus Christi and puente
  • Monday-Tuesday, 18-19 June Final exams
  • Tuesday, 19 June Students depart for Barcelona

NC State Summer in Spain 2018

Programa de Orientación

Thursday, May 17th

  • Arrive in Seville. Take a taxi to the Hotel Alcazar, Calle Menéndez y Pelayo, nº 10. Teléfono: 954 41 20 11
  • 20:00 Welcome Dinner (Place TBA)

Friday, May 18th

  • 10:00 Meet Spanish families
  • 17:00-19:00 Orientation meeting at EUSA (Safety, Housing, Medical Insurance)

Saturday, May 19th

  • 11:00 Walking Tour of Sevilla

Sunday, May 20th

  • 09:30 Trip to the beach

Monday, May 21th

  • First day of classes

Map of Sevilla

21 May – 18 June

Classes are scheduled from Monday to Friday.

CLASSES:
         Monday, May 21nd to Thursday, June 15th

    • BUS360 Marketing Methods — 9:00 – 11:05 — Aula 34   
    • FLS201 Intermediate Spanish I — 11:15 – 13:20 — Aula 34
    • FLS202 Intermediate Spanish II — 11:15 – 13:20 — 43B              
    • M298 Doing Business in Spain — May 21, 16:00-17:00 — Salón de actos  

BUSINESS SITE VISITS:

  • Thursday, 24 May 19:00-21:00 — Almazara Basilippo
  • Tuesday, 29 May 16:00-17:00 — City Sightseeing
  • Tuesday, 5 June 19:00-21:00 — Glamping Hub
  • Thursday, 7 June 19:30-21:00 — Bodegas Góngora
  • Monday, 11 June 16:00-18:00 — Hotel Barceló Renacimiento

CULTURAL VISITS:
The following visits are obligatory for all students:

  • Saturday, 20 May: Trip to the beach (departure at 09:30)
  • Tuesday, 22 May: Visit to Catedral de Sevilla (at 15:00)
  • Friday-Sunday, 25-27 May: Trip to Córdoba and Granada (departure at 08:30 am)
  • Monday, 28 May: Visit to Reales Alcázares de Sevilla (at 17:00)

Final Exams:

Monday, 18 June 09:00-11:05 — BUS 360 Marketing Methods
Tuesday, 19 June 08:30-10:35 — FLS 201/202