Study abroad in May 2018 in the world-famous French Riviera! NC State students will experience first hand the impact that tourism, sports, and events have on the cultural aspects of the French and Italian Provence. ?
Study abroad in the world-famous French Riviera! NC State students will experience first hand the impact that tourism, sports, and events have on the cultural aspects of the French and Italian Provence. Students will visit historical and modern sites that have provided the area with big businesses such as the Cannes Film Festival and Historical Monaco Indy car races, as well as provided a destination for international congresses and conventions.
PRT 491: The Business of Sport and Tourism
There are several required pre-trip sessions to create awareness of the culture, customs, and rituals of French society. Once in France, class sessions will be experiential with experts leading discussions and site visits. The courses include perceptions, traditions versus modernity, community planning and development (mass tourism vs sustainable activities).
PRT 491: France - USA: Managing Misunderstandings
NC STATE PROGRAM COST
May 10-30, 2018
Various locations throughout France including Antibes, Cannes, Nice, Provence, & San Remo Italy.
Not on active disciplinary probation
Not on Acedemic Intergrity Probation currently or during the prior semester
Students will be staying in group arranged housing. Students will be immersed in culture with a homestay one night.
EXCURSION AND EVENTS
Students will travel on day trips to Cape d'Antibes, Monte Carlo, Nice, and Italy.
The University reserves the right to alter the program format and/or costs in case of conditions beyond its control. If the program is canceled or a student withdraws, a refund of program costs may not be available in all cases. Please refer to the Study Abroad Office Refund Policy for details. Contact us at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Check out a video from the 2016 program!
Read more about the 2015 program here: France: Sport, Tourism, and Cross-Cultural Managment powerpoint.