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.
The following fashion-business courses will be taught by Dr. Alyssa Adomaitis from CUNY New York City College of Technology and the Entrepreneurship course will be taught by Dr. Emmanuel Ihejirika from Lincoln University of Pennsylvania. These courses will open if 8 or more students enroll.
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.