Summer School in Marseille

General

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Program Description

About Marseille

Marseille, the 3rd largest city in France, is beautifully situated on France's southern coast, bordering the Mediterranean Sea. The first Greek settlement in France (est. 600 B.C.), it remains one of the largest European ports linking Europe to Africa, Asia, and the Middle East. A ‘Crossroads of the Mediterranean,’ modern Marseille is a city with a diverse population, both in terms of ethnicity and culture.

Named as the European Capital of Culture in 2013 and the European Capital of Sport in 2017, Marseille is one of France's most dynamic large cities. With 7,200 companies created in the city in the last 5 years, as France's second-largest research center with over 3,000 research scientists within Aix-Marseille University, what better place to come and join one of our International Summer School programs dedicated to Diversity Management, International Business or Sports Marketing & Management?!

Our Range of Summer Programs

We offer flexible summer programs that allow you to either follow 1 of our 4, thematic packages or mix & match courses (either in Marseille or on our other campuses in Bordeaux & Toulon) to build YOUR own program according to your interests, needs, timing, and budget!

Over the course of our 6-week Summer School in Marseille, we offer:

  • 4 program « Packages », each is 1-2 weeks in duration
  • 9 courses making up the packages, each delivers 5 ECTS 
  • A Business Visit to local and multinational companies or a Social Activity to promote cultural immersion EVERY week of the program - included in tuition fees!
  • Thoroughly international experience on the Mediterranean Coast of Southern France! 

Eligible participants: Highly motivated and open-minded Bachelor or Master level students in good academic standing with a sufficient level of English.

Programs

Package 1: Sports Marketing, Communication & Strategic Management

  • Course 1: Strategic Management & Advanced Marketing for Sports Organisations
    Course Format: 3 hours per day over 2 weeks; from June 8-19 
  • Course 2: Sports Marketing & Communication
    Course Format: 3 hours per day over 2 weeks; from June 8-19 

Package 2: Global Finance & International Business: A Mediterranean Perspective

  • Course 1 (Option A): Global Financial Regulations
    Course Format: 3 hours per day over 2 weeks; from June 22- July 3 
  • Course 1 (Option B): Managerial Cost Accounting
    Course Format: 3 hours per day over 2 weeks; from June 22- July 3 
  • Course 2: International Business: A Mediterranean Perspective
    Course Format: 3 hours per day over 2 weeks; from June 22- July 3 

Package 3: Design Thinking & Managing the Creative Process

  • Course 1: Managing the Creative Process
    Course Format: 3 hours per day over 1 week; from June 22- 26
  • Course 2: Design Thinking
    Course Format: 3 hours per day over 1 week; from June 29- July 3 

Package 4: Ethical Business, Diversity Management & Driving Sustainable Change

  • Course 1: Ethical Business Practices & Diversity Management
    Course Format: 3 hours per day over 2 weeks; from July 6- 17
  • Course 2: Accelerating Change Towards Sustainability
    Course Format: 3 hours per day over 2 weeks; from July 6- 17

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Why choose this program?

9 Courses Over 6 Weeks

You can take just one course, leaving with 5 ECTS credits, or as many as 6 classes from 8 June to 17 July.  Follow a 2-course package, or build your own program.  "Hop-On" - take a class for 2 weeks - then "Hop-Off" and travel Europe for two weeks, then come back and take another class.  Numerous possibilities exist to customize your program according to your needs, interests, timing, and budget!

All Courses Delivered in English

by a diverse, international pool of top-quality faculty members

Social and Company Visits

Every week, we include a company visit or social activity (included in tuition fees).  An initiation to Scuba Diving, a guided hike in the Calanques National Park and a boat tour are some of the social activities we include.  On the business side, we take our guests to a regional vineyard specialized in sustainable viticulture, have a privileged access visit to the Stade Orange Velodrome (home of the French League 1 football team, l'Olympique de Marseille), and take our students to local companies doing business in a multinational context.

Customize YOUR Summer Program According to Your Interests

Our flexible format allows you to follow one of our 4 Programme Packages, or pick and choose the courses that interest you the most to build your own "Hybrid" option

Earn Transferrable ECTS Credits

Every course features 30 contact hours, is formally evaluated, carries 5 transferrable ECTS credits, and leads to both a certificate of completion as well as official transcripts. If 5 ECTS credits are a problem to transfer to an equivalent course at your home institution, contact us to see what possibilities can be worked out.

Last updated Mar 2020

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