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Fact Sheet:
Program Type: Study Abroad Language of Instruction: English
Housing Options: Dormitory, Hotel Minimum GPA: 2.5
Class/Credit Status: 03 Junior, 04 Senior Areas of Study: Food Service Management, Hospitality Studies, Hotel & Lodging Management, International Hotel & Tourism Management, Tourism & Hospitality Management, Travel-Tourism & Hospitality Management
Program Model: JWU Faculty-Led Recommended Program: Yes
Program Description:
Host | Preliminary Itinerary | Group Size | Academic Overview | Academic Format | Faculty Leader
Sample Excursions | Housing | Meals | Flights | Student Conduct | Orientation
 
Spanish Hospitality Operations Management
 
Spanish Hosp Op 1
HOST
API

PRELIMINARY ITINERARY (final itinerary subject to change)
June 3 Arrive Granada
June 3-17 Granada
June 17-22 Seville
June 22-29 Barcelona
June 29 Depart Barcelona

GROUP SIZE
24 Students
 
 
ACADEMIC OVERVIEW
Students learn the intricacies of managing an international hospitality career through the study of political, cultural, and economic environments. In addition, these courses emphasize international geography, etiquette, and protocol. This program includes frequent excursions and professional visits in order to study what international hospitality is like firsthand. Students will be visiting hospitality facilities, local markets, and hospitality venues and interacting with local hospitality employees.  

Total Credit Hours Earned Abroad On This Program:
  • 9 quarter credits
The specific course on this program is listed in the "Courses Offered" link above.

Student Status: 
Must demonstrate you are a current Johnson & Wales University student or a matriculating student at another academic institution.


ACADEMIC FORMAT
Academic content is delivered by the program host, a JWU faculty member and guest lecturers. Two JWU Faculty serve as the program faculty leaders and coordinate pre-departure information, travel with the group, Spanish Hosp Op 2coordinate with local hosts, and assign the final grade for the program course.

The faculty leaders will schedule pre-departure meetings to discuss the detailed program itinerary with the selected student group and outline any pre-departure assignments.

Learning on study abroad programs occurs both inside and outside of the classroom. During the program, you should expect to be in program-related activities 50-60 hours per week. Activities include traditional classroom lectures, survival Spanish classes, industry visits, cultural excursions, and group meals. You are required to participate in the full program itinerary and group activities.

 

 
FACULTY LEADERS
Dale Silva
Providence
Dale.Silva@jwu.edu
401-598-2148

Tim Stein
Denver
Timothy.Stein@jwu.edu
303-256-9303
 

Spanish Hosp Op 3 SAMPLE EXCURSIONS
Alhambra- Granada
Tour of Hotel Santa Paula - Granada
Noucamp Stadium - Barcelona
Sagrada Familia- Barcelona
Tour of La Maestranza - Seville
Seville Cathedral 

















HOUSING
Student Residencia (Granada) and shared room in hotels (Sevilla, Barcelona). Linens provided.

MEALS
1-2 meals per day. A welcoming reception and farewell dinner are included.

FLIGHTS
Flight parameters are set by Study Abroad to accommodate group logistics. Do not purchase any flight until the specific parameters are communicated to you via your Study Abroad ULearn site, usually 4 months prior to departure.


STUDENT CONDUCT
You must be in good standing with your campus's office of Student Conduct or Student Affairs for the dates of the program.

ORIENTATION
Each program has a mandatory orientation process which starts the term before your program starts. Failure to participate in the various meetings listed below may jeopardize your ability to participate in the program.


Pre-departure meetings vary according to the program model and typically include discussions, on-line resources, and assignments to ensure you understand your specific program, the courses, housing, costs and other related details. These meetings may be a combination of in-person and web-based meeting formats.

An in-person Study Abroad Retreat is scheduled on each campus with advertised dates, times, and locations to discuss topics relevant to all study abroad programs. 

An in-country Orientation is included upon arrival to your program for on-site information and program reminders.


Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2018 02/01/2018 ** Depends on Application Date 06/03/2018 06/29/2018

** Indicates final application deadline date for this program. Applications are processed in batches. It may be possible to apply to an earlier batch application deadline. Please see the full list of application deadlines, notification dates, and required commitment dates.