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BILBAO: SUMMER 2010



    BUSINESS, ENGINEERING
    AND SPANISH




LEARN AND ENJOY
THE BASQUE COUNTRY




Spans the border of Spain and France
Population: approximately 3 million
Lush, green valleys and ru...
ousing



 HOST UNIVERSITY




35,000 STUDENTS
3,500 INSTRUCTORS
MANY CAMPUS
LEIOA CAMPUS




  Main Library Building. Main Campus
COURSES OFFERED

                          SUMMER I: MAY 31- JUNE 18
LANGUAGE COURSES
Elementary Spanish I (FLL, 4 credits...
OPTIONAL MADRID TOUR

  JUNE 23- JUNE 27


   EXTRA FEE: 750$
COURSES OFFERED

                  SUMMER II: JUNE 28- JULY 17
LANGUAGE COURSES
Elementary Spanish I (FLL, 4 credits, 100-...
STUDENTS WELL-BEING
                Top safest areas in all of Europe

With a rate of only 40.8 crimes per 1000
inhabitant...
STUDENTS WELL-BEING
Acknowledged Health Care System         Public Transportation Network




                            ...
STUDENTS WELL-BEING
                     “...understanding how other cultures
STREET MARKET             live ultimately te...
BEACH: SURF OR SUN
BILBAO DOWNTOWN




USAC STAFF
                  LEARNING SURF AT THE BEACH
ENJOYING THE
BEACHES IN GETXO
SAMPLING LOCAL TXAKOLI




                EXCURSION TO PORTUGALETE
EXCURSION TO
BIARRITZ, FRANCE




     THE AQUARIUM, SAN SEBASTIAN
BILBAO: SUMMER 2010




    BUSINESS, ENGINEERING
    AND SPANISH




LEARN AND ENJOY
Blibao Summer 2010
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Blibao Summer 2010

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This is a presentation for the University of Bilbao summer program. I am teaching a renewable energy course during there first summer 2010 term.

See http://www.appropedia.org/University_of_Bilbao_renewable_energy_course for more.

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Blibao Summer 2010

  1. 1. BILBAO: SUMMER 2010 BUSINESS, ENGINEERING AND SPANISH LEARN AND ENJOY
  2. 2. THE BASQUE COUNTRY Spans the border of Spain and France Population: approximately 3 million Lush, green valleys and rugged coastline Strong linguistic and cultural identity
  3. 3. ousing HOST UNIVERSITY 35,000 STUDENTS 3,500 INSTRUCTORS MANY CAMPUS
  4. 4. LEIOA CAMPUS Main Library Building. Main Campus
  5. 5. COURSES OFFERED SUMMER I: MAY 31- JUNE 18 LANGUAGE COURSES Elementary Spanish I (FLL, 4 credits, 100-level) Elementary Spanish II (FLL, 4 credits, 100-level) Intermediate Spanish I (FLL, 3 credits, 200-level) Intermediate Spanish II (FLL, 3 credits, 200-level) Spanish Composition I (FLL, 3 credits, 300-level) Spanish Composition II (FLL, 3 credits, 300-level) Advanced Spanish I (FLL, 3 credits, 400-level). Advanced Spanish II (FLL, 3 credits, 400-level) Spanish Conversation (FLL, 2 credits, 300-level) Spanish Stylistics (FLL, 3 credits, 400/600-level) ENGINEERING COURSES Introduction to Renewable Energy(General Engineering, 3 credits, 100-level) BUSINESS COURSES Global Economics(ECON, 3 credits, 3-level, taught in English) International Finance (FIN, 3 credits, 3-level, taught inEnglish) International Management (MGT, 3 credits, 400/600-level, taught in English) OTHER ELECTIVES Contemporary Spanish Art (ART, 1 credit, 300-level, taught in Spanish) Madrid Filed Study (FLL, 1 credit, 200-level, taught in English): Spanish Culture and Civilization (FLL, 1 credit, 300-level, taught in Spanish)
  6. 6. OPTIONAL MADRID TOUR JUNE 23- JUNE 27 EXTRA FEE: 750$
  7. 7. COURSES OFFERED SUMMER II: JUNE 28- JULY 17 LANGUAGE COURSES Elementary Spanish I (FLL, 4 credits, 100-level) Elementary Spanish II (FLL, 4 credits, 100-level) Intermediate Spanish I (FLL, 3 credits, 200-level) Intermediate Spanish II (FLL, 3 credits, 200-level) Spanish Composition I (FLL, 3 credits, 300-level) Spanish Composition II (FLL, 3 credits, 300-level) Advanced Spanish I (FLL, 3 credits, 400-level). Advanced Spanish II (FLL, 3 credits, 400-level) Spanish Conversation (FLL, 2 credits, 300-level) Spanish Stylistics (FLL, 3 credits, 400/600-level) ENGINEERING COURSES Fundamentals & Economics of Renewable & Nonrenewable Energy (General Engineering, 3 credits,) BUSINESS COURSES The Political Economy of World Trade(Economics, 3 credits, 300-level) International Operations Management(MGT, 3 credits, 3-level, taught inEnglish) International Marketing(International Business, Marketing, 3 credits, 400-level) OTHER ELECTIVES Drawing Gexto/Bilbao(ART, 1 credit, 300-level, taught in Spanish) Madrid Filed Study (FLL, 1 credit, 200-level, taught in English) Contemporary Spain through Spanish Cinema (Art, 3 credits, 300-level)
  8. 8. STUDENTS WELL-BEING Top safest areas in all of Europe With a rate of only 40.8 crimes per 1000 inhabitants, the Basque Country has one of the lowest crime rates in Europe
  9. 9. STUDENTS WELL-BEING Acknowledged Health Care System Public Transportation Network Tram Bilbao airport Subway Basci Info about the Basque Country http://app3.spri.net/Investing/index.html
  10. 10. STUDENTS WELL-BEING “...understanding how other cultures STREET MARKET live ultimately teaches someone more about themselves than anything else.” Susan McQueen - UNR FISHERMAN MUSEUM NEW SURFERS
  11. 11. BEACH: SURF OR SUN
  12. 12. BILBAO DOWNTOWN USAC STAFF LEARNING SURF AT THE BEACH
  13. 13. ENJOYING THE BEACHES IN GETXO
  14. 14. SAMPLING LOCAL TXAKOLI EXCURSION TO PORTUGALETE
  15. 15. EXCURSION TO BIARRITZ, FRANCE THE AQUARIUM, SAN SEBASTIAN
  16. 16. BILBAO: SUMMER 2010 BUSINESS, ENGINEERING AND SPANISH LEARN AND ENJOY

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