Hospitality Leadership
       Summer Study in the Galapagos Islands (Ecuador)

Destination:  Quito, Ecuador and Galapagos Islands, Ecuador
Dates:  May 12th – May 27th 2012

 
Faculty:  Robert M. O’Halloran, Cynthia S. Deale
Cost: $3,500 + Airfare
 

Courses: 6 credits  
HMGT 4900. Independent Study (3): International Sustainable Hospitality,
HMGT 4905 section 2 Hospitality Management International Experience (3)
Graduate sections are available

 

The theme of the course(s) will be global and sustainable hospitality. The course will focus on planning and development decisions and operations of hospitality businesses in sustainable ways. The locations for the course will be split between Quito, Ecuador, the nation’s capital located in the Andes, and the Galapagos Islands where our partner university, the Universidad del San Francisco de Quito (USFQ) has campuses. We will fly into Quito and spend several days near the university (USFQ) campus and take several day trips to significant sites such as the Mitad del Mundo (the equator) and into the Andes, and then spend time in the Galapagos Islands.

 
 

Please visit the web sites below for additional information on our partner, the Universidad San Francisco de Quito and more information about Ecuador in general.

 

http://www.usfq.edu.ec/Paginas/Inicio.aspx

http://www.usfq.edu.ec/programas_academicos/galapagos/Paginas/default.aspx

http://www.ecuador.travel/

http://www.ecuador.com/tourism/

http://www.ecuador.com/blog/a-tourist-s-view-of-the-galapagos-islands-ecuador-part-1

 

For further information, contact
Robert M. O’Halloran ohalloranr@ecu.edu and or
Cynthia S. Deale ohalloranc@ecu.edu

     
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