The main objectives of the course are apply theories, tools, and insights found in the field of international management to common real world scenarios mainly throughout the use of case studies, demonstrate or understanding of the similarities and differences among the peoples of the world and how they affect business management, discuss how various legal, political, economic, and cultural systems affect business attitudes and behavior and discuss the managerial issues related to strategic planning, human resource management, motivation, and leadership which arise in an international context.
SPANISH AND LATIN AMERICAN CINEMA
CINE ESPAÑOL E HISPANOAMERICANO
This course aims to analyze in detail the narrative strategies thanks to which cinema can be defined as an artistic expression. For that purpose, students will view and study a set of films from Spain and Latin America, filmed in different periods.
THE ARAB WORLD IN THE HISPANIC CULTURE
EL MUNDO ÁRABE EN EL MUNDO HISPÁNICO
The main purpose of this course is to analyze the culture, art, traditions and literature from the Arab world, as well as the Arabic language, and the way they have contributed to forge the Hispanic identity, together with the influences of other peoples.
THE ROLE OF WOMEN IN SPANISH HISTORY
LA MUJER EN LA HISTORIA DE ESPAÑA
This course is intended to give some light on the role of women along the History of Spain. An outline about their role in different historic periods will be exposed, from the Medium Age till the current times.
CINEMA, PRESS, AND TELEVISION IN SPAIN
CINE, PRENSA Y TELEVISIÓN EN ESPAÑA
This course focuses on the analysis of the mass media as important means for the spreading of the Spanish reality, as well as their influence on the way cultural and political opinions are forged.
With this course, students learn the main periods and trends of the Spanish art through History. During the course, students analyze the most important art works (paintings, sculptures and architecture) of the Spanish Heritage.
El objetivo de este curso es ayudar a los estudiantes a comprender
diferentes aspectos de la cultura española con la idea de contribuir
a una mejor comprensión del país y de las formas de vida de los
españoles. El programa incluye aspectos históricos, geográficos,
y políticos y también costumbres, comportamientos y valores
relacionados con el carácter español.
La clase tiene un enfoque comunicativo, con explicaciones
contextualizadas, tareas, ejercicios y actividades dirigidas a situar
al estudiante en un contexto de inmersión cultural y a facilitar el
aprendizaje de español.
CONVERSATION AND COMPOSITION
CONVERSACIÓN Y REDACCIÓN
Along this course, students work on their writing and speaking skills through the analysis and production of different written and oral texts.
The objective of this course is to help the student understand the different aspects of the Spanish culture. The program includes not only information about geographic, political, historic aspects, but also the customs, behavior, and values which form a part of the Spanish character.
HISTORIA DE ESPAÑA
This course introduces and analyses the different periods, facts and relevant figures that, from Prehistory to current days, have been building the multicultural History of Spain. Practical approach through images, texts and documents.
SPANISH AMERICAN LITERATURE
This course aims to introduce the work by some of the most relevant authors of the Latin American contemporary literature and their connection with the current social and cultural context.
The main objectives of the course are develop an international perspective, which is necessary in today's global markets, develop a level of understanding and working with financial models, acquire the ability to comprehend the concepts of globalization and financial crisis, develop and understanding of risk management, necessary to understand the working of the modern financial market and understand the procedures of international banking, entrepreneurship and regulation.
E-COMMERCE AND SOCIAL MEDIA MARKETING
The main objective of this course is to provide
an overview of the dynamics of e-commerce as well
as the key elements of digital marketing and
social network marketing. Emphasis is placed on
practical learning with case studies, class and
group discussions or the creation and
presentation of an e-commerce website, including
social network profiles or Google AdWords
campaigns, among others.
ECONOMICS/POLITICAL SCIENCE. EUROPEAN UNION
This course will focus on the origins, development and current issues from a political and economical perspective. It will deal with topics such as: unity and diversity in Europe, European institutions, multiculturalism and multilingualism, the difficulties of a common market, etc.
The recent history of Spain provides a well acknowledged model of political and economical development. From the political point of view Spain went from dictatorship to democracy under a monarchic system in a very smooth way.
SPANISH FOR PROFESSIONAL PURPOSES
ESPAÑOL CON FINES PROFESIONALES
This course aims to deep in the learning of Spanish in a professional context. Students will practice their interaction skills in real communicative situations and they will work on the comprehension and production of texts in the field of business. BULATS Test included (official accreditation of Spanish proficiency for professional purposes)
This course will provide a general introduction to international marketing dealing with topics such as: making business in a global economy, strategies in export trade, international logistics, the impact of the new technologies in the world trade.
Business ethics is the applied ethics discipline that addresses the moral features of comercial activity. During the course we will analize the main philosophically-relevant questions that inform the conversation and ongoing disagreement among academic business ethicists systems.
This course aims to improve students’ fluency in Spanish, paying special attention to grammar and vocabulary. Following a communicative and functional approach, the course offers students a wide range of tasks and activities which make them get familiar with real communicative contexts.
SPANISH FOR BUSINESS
ESPAÑOL DE LOS NEGOCIOS
This course is designed for students who need to go deep into Spanish more specifically, focusing on the variety of language used for business. Special emphasis on specific vocabulary regarding this area and on the main language skills within this domain.