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MAY TERM ABROAD: ENGINEERING COMMUNICATION IN BARCELONA

 

Engineering Communication is a required course for all engineering majors. Guest speakers and group activities provide opportunities to visit area industry and learn about the local culture and history. Among the top 30 most globalized and innovative cities in the world for its high level of connectivity, trade, business entrepreneurship, research, education, political system, healthcare and cultural offerings, this city also boasts a beautiful natural setting, great weather and careful urban planning. It offers wonderful pedestrian experiences through welcoming neighborhoods, parks, seaside avenues, and outstanding cultural venues all easily accessible through frequent public transportation. The city airport and trains offer great international connections. In sum, Barcelona is one of the friendliest and most beautiful cities to navigate which makes it popular with students and tourists alike.

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Sponsored by Cockrell School of Engineering

Course(s)

  • E S 333T - Engineering Communication

Academic Information

Students earn in-residence credit for ES 333T (Engineering Communication) as part of Spring registration. The course carries 2 flags: Writing and Ethics.

Faculty

UT faculty professor Robert Carroll teaches Engineering Communication.

Language(s) of Instruction

English

Eligibility

Service Learning/Internship

  • Service Learning - No
  • Internship - No

Housing

Students will live in shared housing with kitchen and laundry access.

Open To

Cockrell School of Engineering

Program Cost

2024 Program fee: $5350. Includes housing, airport pickup and orientation, welcome and farewell meals, program activities, local staff support, local transportation pass. The fee excludes airfare, meals and personal expenses.

Dates:

- May Term
  • Program: May 7, 2024 to June 5, 2024
  • Instructional: May 7, 2024 to June 5, 2024
  • Final Deadline: November 1, 2023

Application Code

355125

Program Coordinator

Christian Fredericks

Additional Resources

Program Website
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Frequently Asked Questions
Information Session

Next Step

Application deadline Nov 1. App. Reference requirement waived. Info Sessions: 9/20 @ 12pm via Zoom & 10/10 @ 5pm EER 3.646 *see calendar linked above. Have additional questions? Please schedule an appointment using the link above or contact: cfredericks@austin.utexas.edu.

Program information above is subject to change