Summer programs are a great way to spend your summer learning in a new country with minimum impact to your degree. Please review the opportunities and contact Katie Haigh at firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss how to apply.
Arnhem Business School- Arnhem, The Netherlands
Summer Course: European Culture, Business and Entrepreneurship- 23 June - 14 July 2018.
The course is suitable for all students who are interested in learning more about European culture, entrepreneurship, doing business in Europe and in developing their personal skills. During this short course students will participate in interactive workshops that focus on skills and personal development in both entrepreneurial and general topics. The course consists of modules (which include either (guest) lectures, workshops, company visits or coaching sessions) that take place both on and off campus. Some of the topics covered in the course are:
- Creative thinking
- Social entrepreneurship
- Entrepreneurial thinking
- Lean management
- Cultural sensitivity
- Agricultural entrepreneurship
- Personal branding
More information and a video can be found online: http://www.arnhembusinessschool.com/programs/summer-winter-course/.
The French Culture Spring Session (June 1-30) is designed to provide international undergraduate et graduate students the opportunity to improve their French Language skills , introduce them to French Culture and give them an insight into Arts, Fashion and Cultural Management.
Aalto University, Mikkeli Campus, Finland
Mikkeli summer semester offers an unique experience for your students with international atmosphere and beautiful endless summer days in lake area of Finland.
In Mikkeli the teaching is organized in intensive modules, 1 module running for 3 weeks with professors from overseas. Students can choose to come for 3-12 weeks (take 1-4 courses) and get 6-24 ECTS credits.
Course modules for summer 2018:
Course name (choose 1 course per module)
May 21 - June 8
Financial Accounting for Global Business
June 11 - June 29
July 2 - July 20
Business and Management of Digital Media Production
MIS in International Business
July 30 – August 17
International Business to Business Marketing
Jonkoping University-Jönköping, Sweden
Jönköping University offers a summer school at the undergraduate level in Purchasing Logistics with a Global Perspective equivalent to 10 ECTS credits.
Students will have the opportunity to obtain credits and participate in social and cultural activities to discover and learn about Sweden and the Swedish culture. In addition students will participate in company visits to some of the international well known Swedish companies such as IKEA and Husqvarna They will benefit from a term abroad during their summer break with the possibility to gain valuable international experience.
The dates are:
June 2-3, 2018: Arrival dates and pick-up service
June 4 to June 29, 2018 (4 weeks): The programme takes place
The complete course syllabuses and more information is at www.ju.se/summerschool
Jyväskylä University School of Business and Economics- Jyväskylä, Finland
International Summer School in Human Sciences, 21 May - 15 June 2018
The University of Jyväskylä is pleased to welcome you to our 15th International Summer School in Human Sciences in May-June 2018. The Summer School in Human Sciences comprises of 21 interdisciplinary courses for undergraduate and/or graduate students interested in cultural and communication studies, education, business & economics, sport and health sciences and social sciences.
Week I: 21 - 25 May 2018
- Finnish Language and Culture
- Education in Finland
- Introduction to Management and Leadership
- Everyday Life in New Media – Online Ethnography as a Research Method
- Organization and Role of Sport in the EU and its Member States
- Approaches and Methods in Systematic Musicology
- Intrapreneurship: Current Perspectives on New Business Development and Corporate Entrepreneurship
Week II: 28 May - 1 June 2018
- Finnish Language and Culture
- Working Models in Domestic Violence Counseling
- National Education Systems: Foundations, Frameworks, Structures and Experiences
- Popular Culture and Identity Construction in the US and Finland
- Physical Activity, Sport, Health and Health Promotion - International perspectives
- Introduction to Dance Movement Therapy and other Arts Therapies
Week III: 4 - 8 June 2018
- Visual Research Methods
- Learning Environments Enhancing Student Interaction: Global Trends and Best Practices
- Sport Marketing
- Cultural Economy and Work
Week IV: 11 - 15 June 2018
- Press Photography: Theory, Practice and Interpretation
- Sports Economics
- Introduction to Intercultural Communication
- Learning and Teaching in Growing Diversity
- Introduction to Gender Studies
How to apply?
The online application form and instructions for completing the application are available at http://r.jyu.fi/hs-summerschool/apply. The application deadline is 1 March 2018. You are welcome to apply for the full summer school programme or parts of it. Each course lasts one week and they are 2-5 ECTS credits.
Students from partner universities all over the world are invited to apply to the Summer School. Also the degree students of the University of Jyväskylä are welcome to join the courses.
Students are accepted to the Summer School in the framework of the bilateral cooperation agreements between the University of Jyväskylä and partner universities. Consequently, we do not charge tuition or course fees. However, students may be required to pay tuition for their own home university to enable credit transfer. We will collect small participation fees for individual events of the social programme. Students are expected to pay for their travel to and from Jyväskylä as well as living expenses and accommodation while in Jyväskylä.
The teaching staff of the Summer School consists of professors, researchers and experts from the University of Jyväskylä and from partner universities.
Summer School participants will be accommodated in the apartments of the Kortepohja Student Village at about 2.5 kilometres / 1.5 miles from the University. They will each have a furnished study-bedroom with a shared kitchenette and bathroom.
The cost of accommodation is as follows:
4 weeks: 335 €
3 weeks: 295 €
2 weeks: 240 €
1 week: 165 €
Summer School in Human Sciences
University of Jyväskylä