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Virtual Experiences: Summer 2020

EARN UP TO 9 UNITS THIS SUMMER!

VIRTUAL GLOBAL INTERNSHIPS
JUNE 22 - JULY 31, 2020

VIRTUAL CONSULTING PROJECTS, VIRTUAL SOCIAL IMPACT PRACTICUMS, VIRTUAL COURSES 
JULY 1 - AUGUST 12, 2020 


IAU is pleased to announce its Virtual Experiences Program for Summer 2020. This 6-week virtual program will draw on IAU's expertise in experiential-based learning while taking advantage of our wide network of professional contacts in France, Spain, Morocco, and beyond. Students will choose from academic courses, global internships, consulting projects, and social impact practicums/experiential learning projects to customize their summer virtual experience.

Apply for Your Virtual Summer Experience Today!

 
  

ACADEMICS
As part of this experience, the following experiences are available: 

Students have the option to take either 3, 6, or 9 academic units in one of the following combinations:

  • 3-unit Option: Internship, Consulting Project, Social Impact Practicum or Course
  • 6-unit Option: Combination of Internship, Consulting Project, Social Impact Practicums, and Courses
  • 9-unit Option: Internship, plus a combination of two of the following: Consulting Project, Social Impact Practicums, and Courses



CALENDARS
The overlapping 6-week virtual experiences take place in June, July, and August, 2020. The Virtual Global Internships have a slightly different calendar (earlier start and end date) than the Virtual Consulting Projects, Virtual Social Impact Practicums, and Virtual Courses to allow for greater flexibility and better time management for students wishing to combine the internship experience with a Consulting Project, Social Impact Practicums, or courses.  These overlapping calendars are as follows:

VIRTUAL GLOBAL INTERNSHIPS

JUNE 22 - JULY 31, 2020
Virtual Orientation
Monday, June 22
Internships Begin
Tuesday, June 23
Last Day of Internship
Thursday, July 30
Final Presentations/Projects
Friday, July 31

 

There is a 4-week overlap of the Virtual Global Internships and the Virtual Consulting Projects, Virtual Social Impact Practicums, and Virtual Courses.

 
VIRTUAL CONSULTING PROJECTS, VIRTUAL SOCIAL IMPACT PRACTICUMS & VIRTUAL COURSES

JULY 1 - AUGUST 12, 2020

Virtual Orientation
Wednesday, July 1
Courses/Projects Begin
Thursday, July 2
Professional Development Webinar
Wednesday, August 5
Last Day of Class
Tuesday, August 11
Final Exams/Presentations
Wednesday, August 12

 


APPLICATION DEADLINES

  • May 22: Deadline for students wanting to secure Global Internships
  • June 1: Priority deadline for students wanting to secure Consulting Projects and Courses
  • June 15: Final deadline for Consulting Projects and Courses


PROGRAM COST
The cost of the program will depend on the number of units in which students decide to enroll during this 6-week program:
  • 3 units: $1,250 (Internship, Consulting Project, Social Impact Practicum or Course)
  • 6 units: $1,800 (Combination of Internship, Consulting Project, Social Impact Practicums, and Courses)
  • 9 units: $2,350 (Internship, plus a combination of two of the following: Consulting Project, Social Impact Practicums, and Courses)

FEES & DEPOSIT
  • No application fee
  • Enrollment Deposit: $250 after acceptance to hold space in the program

REFUND POLICY
    • 15 days or more prior to program start date: full refund of all fees paid (including enrollment deposit)
    • Within 15 days of program start date: 75% of tuition will be refunded
    • As of program start date or after: no tuition refunds