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MAYMESTER: ENGINEERING COMMUNICATION IN PARIS

 

The Engineering a Cultural Capital Maymester offers the Engineering Communication course in Paris. The course research topic will be the city itself. For this assignment, students will work in teams to research, analyze, and write about the engineered cityscape of Paris and the accompanying infrastructure. Through the course, students will develop an understanding of engineering and sustainability issues affecting the city and will learn how to communicate effectively about these issues. Program activities and excursions in and around Paris complement the course topic, and offer students the opportunity to explore the culture, history and diversity of Paris.

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Sponsored by Cockrell School of Engineering

Course(s)

  • M E 333T - Engineering Communication

Academic Information

333T meets a major requirement for all engineering students. Course is listed as ME 333T, but credit can be applied to all other engineering majors. Course carries 3 flags: Global Cultures, Ethics & Leadership and Writing.

Faculty

Prof. Christy Moore will be teaching Engineering Communication.

Language(s) of Instruction

English

Eligibility

Service Learning/Internship

  • Service Learning - No
  • Internship - No

Housing

Students will live in apartments within the greater Paris area.

Open To

Cockrell School of Engineering

Program Cost

2020 Program Fee: $4500. Includes $500 non-refundable deposit, housing, orientation, site visits, activities, local transportation pass, and local support services. Excludes international airfare, overseas insurance and personal expenses.

Program Dates:

- Maymester
  • May 28, 2020 to July 2, 2020

Application Code

355084

Additional Resources

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Next Step

Program has filled; accepting applications for waitlist only. 2020 program updates forthcoming. This page is subject to change. Questions? Contact Program Coordinator: Sejal Mehta at smehta@utexas.edu. Walk-in hours: Mondays 12-2pm & Wednesdays 3-5pm.

Program information above is subject to change