The Summer Session is 1-month (6 credits) and consists of two required courses – Spanish Culture & Society (3 credits) and Spanish Language (3 credits). The Summer Term is 2-months (9 credits) and consists of an internship (3-6 credits) plus Spanish Culture & Society (3 credits) and/or Spanish Language. Courses are taught at Escuela de Espanol (EDE). Internships are organized at various companies and organizations. Click on the course title to download syllabus.
Internships (for-credit) and community service (not-for-credit) allow students to learn from practical experience not attainable in a classroom setting. Internships require a minimum commitment of 120 hours (3 credits), but can be extended to 240 hours (6 credits). Community service does not have a minimum time requirement.
Placement is based on professional interests. Positions are available in business, medicine, health and public service. Below is a list of possible placements. Actual placement may be at a different company or organization.
Museum of Human Evolution
Burgos Chamber of Commerce
Fabricados Histron S.L.
The program is organized under the International Knowledge Center (IKC), a partnership between KEI, University of Burgos (UBU) and Escuela de Espanol (EDE). Spanish language and regional studies courses are offered at EDE; all other courses are offered at UBU.