UE Code : LPCMVT-UE4-T Academic year : 2016-2017

Information on the course unit

Program / Education :

Vocational Bachelors / Bachelor of International marketing and sales of wines

Level :

International marketing and sales of wines

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Studies organization

Credits :


Semester :


Total Hours :

0.00 (Hours of teaching + individual study)


Objectives :

- To become proficient in using concepts of geology in the valorization of a vineyard domain.
- To become familiar with the elements that make up the concept of a local region “terroir".
- To make the connection between a wine’s “terroir” and typicality.

Contents :

- Seminars on geology: Basics of geology, concepts in climatology and pedology.
- Seminars on the adaptation plant material based on types of soil.
- Characterization approach: Example of local " terroirs” in Val de Loire region of France.

Prerequisites :

Teaching methods :

Seminars, Field Trips
Professors: Vincent Courtin and Christophe Noblet

Assessment :

Case Study Dossier + Oral Exam + In-Class Exam

Bibliography :

Vocational bachelors

Vocational bachelors are national degrees delivered by a University that gives the title of Bachelor. They are 2 semester programs designed for the integration into the world of work.
ESA offers 5 different one-year specializations (60 ECTS, open to French and international publics with prerequisites):
•  Agricultural Business Management
•  Management and distribution
•  Livestock production: livestock consulting
•  Crop production  
•  International marketing and sales of wines.

Student can attend one of our several Vocational Bachelor degrees as a degree seeker or an exchange student.
The English description of these Bachelor are not available yet except for the "BACHELOR OF INTERNATIONAL MARKETING AND SALES OF WINES". For any further information about the other Bachelors, you will contact Hélène RONGEOT :