UC Davis Summer Abroad invites you to visit us at the UCSC Study Abroad Fair

Event Date/Time
October 24, 2018, 2:00pm
Event Location
Quarry Plaza

UC Davis Summer Abroad invites you to visit us at the UCSC Study Abroad Fair on Oct. 24 from 10am-2pm in Quarry Plaza. We have several engineering and computer science programs, including two summer internship programs for students in these fields, that may be of interest to you.   

You can find detailed information about accommodations, excursions, course requirements, application dates, a list of all programs, and more online at https://studyabroad.ucdavis.edu/programs#summerabroad. Below is a list of UC Davis courses that focus on several areas of engineering and computer science that you might enjoy!

Summer Abroad: Thermodynamics in the Land of Fire and Ice
Engineering (ENG) 105: Thermodynamics. 4 units
Engineering (ENG) 198. Directed Group Study/Special Topics. 4 units, P/NP

What better way to study thermodynamics than in a country completely powered by geothermal and hydroelectric resources? Explore the natural wonders of Iceland’s unique geography and geology where the North American and European tectonic plates divide. Cross the Arctic Circle, view the midnight sun, and experience Iceland’s culture of summer at the top of the world.

Summer Internships: Engineering and Computer Science in Australia (8 units)
Education Abroad (EAP) 192. 6 units, P/NP
Engineering (ENG) 198. 2 units, P/NP
Online course (ENG 198) taught by Professor Fadi Fathallah

Spend eight weeks in beautiful Sydney while gaining invaluable hands-on experience in engineering or computer science. Internships placements are customized according to student’s experiences, career goals, interests and skills, and are available in a variety of areas, including chemical engineering, mechanical engineering, computer science, environmental engineering, software engineering, industrial engineering, electrical engineering, robotics, and more. Students will have the opportunity to experience the majesty of Australia’s culture and nature in their free time and through planned excursions to the Blue Mountains and kayaking! Through the online course component, students also have a community with whom to share their reflections and observations about their internship placements and to explore the significance of interning in a broader social and cultural context. 

Summer Internships: Engineering and Computer Science in Spain (6 units)
Education Abroad (EAP) 192. 4 units, P/NP
Engineering (ENG) 198. 2 units, P/NP
Online course (ENG 198) taught by Professor Fadi Fathallah

Immerse yourself in Spanish life while gaining invaluable hands-on experience in engineering or computer science during a six-week internship in Barcelona. Internships placements are customized according to student’s experiences, career goals, interests and skills, and are available in a variety of areas, including chemical engineering, mechanical engineering, computer science, environmental engineering, software engineering, industrial engineering, electrical engineering, robotics, and more. Students have the opportunity to take an intensive Spanish course, explore Barcelona, and network with engineering professionals. Through the online course component, students also have a community with whom to share their reflections and observations about their internship placements and to explore the significance of interning in a broader social and cultural context. 

To be notified when enrollment opens or to create a profile of programs that interest you, please visit https://ucd-horizons.symplicity.com/index.php?s=profile and sign in to create an account (it only takes about two minutes)!