Summer Abroad Program
Paris, Italy and Beyond
HTM Isenberg Summer Abroad 2014
You're invited to join us! Open to all HTM, Isenberg and UMass students
2014 Program Dates: May 13 (London)- May 30 (Verona, Italy)
We start in:
1. London from May 13- 16 for 4 days at The St. Giles Hotel, London
2. Paris from May 19-24 for 5 days at the Citadines Saint Germain des Pres
3. Verona, Italy from May 27-30 for 4 days at the Grande Hotel, Verona, Italy
Students have long weekends free to travel throughout Europe. You earn 6-9 HTM upper elective credits and for BBA majors these count as Isenberg School 300-level upper level business electives
The program is open to all students, HTM, Isenberg, non-Isenberg, undergraduate and graduate.
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The program cost is $4,595.
This program cost includes:
Tuition and fees for 6.0 credits (2 courses), tuition and fees if you sign up for the third course option, Accommodation in London for 3 nights (one meal per day is included), Accommodation in Paris for 4 nights, Accommodation in Verona, Italy for 3 nights (1 meal per day is included), most field trips.
Field Trips included on the 2013 trip: Motor coach and tour guide of London, Meeting with Mr Andrew Byrne, General Manager at Thistle Kensington Gardens Hotel, Meeting with Mr Stuart Levy, National Account Director - Leisure Sales - Guoman & Thistle Hotels, at the London Cumberland Hotel, Meeting with Management at the Sofitel Paris Scribe, meeting with management at the Hotel Pullman Bercy Hotel, La Cuisine pastry class, O Chateau Wine Tasting, Seine River Cruise, Day Trip to Venice with guide, Verona vineyard and cellar tour, including wine tasting and a visit to a Romanic hamlet , wrap up dinner at Dinner at TRATTORIA CAPRINI. Please note that the 2014 field trips will be different and depend upon availability, exchange rates and cost.
Additional Expenses not included:
Airfare, travel, meals (except those provided), funds to travel during the weekends, Personal Expenses
Classes Offered: All students will enroll in Ht-Mtg 391 T Seminar in Tour Operations Management and Ht-Mtg 391B Cultural Tourism, with the option of enrolling in a third course, HT-mtg 391 C, Critical Issues in Hospitality and Tourism. These courses are HTM upper electives for HTM majors, and they satisfy for BBA majors these count as Isenberg School 300-level upper level business electives. The specific courses are subject to change.
Rolling admission and acceptance, space is limited, $1,000 non-refundable deposit due after acceptance.
Program Director: Robert Wilson, Professor, Hospitality and Tourism Management
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