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Engineering

Pursuing a summer class in engineering is a great option for both the student and the professional. Currently enrolled students can speed ahead in their studies and shorten the length of time it takes to complete their degree or diploma. For professionals already working in the field of engineering or wishing to advance in their field, taking summer classes can provide a steppingstone via additional credentials or specialization.

In making your decision, you have probably wondered, “What is a Summer Course in Engineering?” The field of engineering is very broad. At its most basic, the field is divided into electrical engineering, chemical engineering, civil engineering, and mechanical engineering. However, there are many more divisions within those general fields of specialization. Therefore, you will find a large number of classes offered within the scope of engineering. The summer course itself is an accelerated class that covers the same material that would be covered during a normal semester, but in an abbreviated time period.

The benefits of studying engineering are many. Since the field is very broad, there are many career options and specializations. As an engineer, you will have the opportunity to use your love of science and math to solve many of society’s problems. The field is both disciplined and creative. Taking a summer course could help you decide if this is the career for you, or it could help you move forward in your current career.

The costs of taking a summer course can vary widely depending upon the institution you choose and whether or not you live on campus. You might decide to take an online course instead, which can greatly reduce your costs. Each prospective student should perform due diligence to insure a productive experience.

Obtaining a degree in engineering can lead to a fulfilling career with many future opportunities to move off in another direction, if you choose. As time progresses, many new branches are being added to the field of engineering such as aerospace, biomedical, nuclear, electronics, robotics, and acoustics.

Many institutions offer summer classes on their campuses, and you will find a wealth of online offerings, too, including international options. Enrolling in a class online offers the benefit of flexibility, allowing you to fit the class to your time schedule. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Summer Computer Science and Engineering Course in California

University of California, Irvine - Summer Session
Campus Full time 6 weeks June 2017 USA Irvine

Study abroad in the heart of Southern California this summer, just minutes away from the beaches in beautiful Orange County! [+]

{good-term} {academiccourses-summer-course:plural} in Engineering 2017. Summer Computer Science and Engineering Course in California S1 CSE 31 Introduction to Digital Systems 4 S1 CSE 50 Discrete-Time Signals and Systems 4 S1 CSE 70A Network Analysis I 4 S10 CSE 41 Introduction to Programming 4 S10 CSE 141 Concepts in Programming Languages I 4 S10 CSE 161 Design and Analysis of Algorithms 4 S2 CSE 31L Introduction to Digital Logic Laboratory 3 Why Study at UCI? UC Irvine combines the strengths of a large, dynamic research university with the friendly feel of a small college, and incredible bounty of an incomparable Southern California location. Summer Session offers over 800 courses in 70 academic disciplines. Students will take courses led by world-renowned faculty and live and study with American students. As a visiting student, you have the option to choose courses that will help you fulfill degree requirements at your home university or courses just for interest. This is your summer to grow academically. Students are encouraged to meet with professors and strike up a conversation – some students have been offered opportunities to assist in research on campus. There are many academic resources available on campus to help you with your learning needs, including peer tutors, 5 expansive research libraries, and 6 computer labs with over 400 PCs and Macs. Step-by-Step Application Process Apply to UCI Summer Session online or by downloading the paper application summer.uci.edu/international Our team reviews and processes your application UCI Summer Session sends your acceptance letter and I-20... [-]

Engineering

Cambridge Immerse
Campus Full time 2 weeks July 2017 United Kingdom Cambridge London + 1 more

Cambridge Immerse is a unique two week residential educational experience with a diverse and enriching curriculum, designed and taught by Cambridge University and Oxford University tutors. [+]

Overview of course Session 1: July 23rd 2017 – August 5th 2017 Session 2: August 6th 2017 – August 19th 2017 Residential in a central University of Cambridge college Classes designed and taught by University tutors A variety of carefully planned skills workshops Dedicated university and subject specific advice Inclusive of all excursions and extracurriculars Diverse range of international participants Participant Assessment Certificate of Participation Summary Cambridge Immerse is a unique two week residential educational experience with a diverse and enriching curriculum, designed and taught by Cambridge University and Oxford University tutors. Tutorials and seminars are taught by experts in an optimal learning environment that stimulates academic enquiry; yet the carefully planned schedule ensures that the programme not only meets the academic needs of the participants, but also provides a unique insight into the university city through an abundance of extracurricular activities. The Cambridge Immerse Engineering course is both challenging and engaging, with students learning in small groups to ensure that each student’s needs are addressed. Students are taught university-level topics in a way that is approachable and easy to understand. The Cambridge Immerse Engineering course is perfect for those considering studying Engineering at university and do not have any formal academic experience of Engineering. The course introduces students to fundamental topics that will not only provide a solid grasp of key theory, but will spur intellectual curiosity and assist in preparing to study the discipline at university level. Academic Content & Learning Objectives The Cambridge Immerse programme reveals insights... [-]

Summer Course: DesignBuild – Community spaces with refugees

TU Berlin Summer & Winter University
Campus Full time 11 days July 2017 Germany Berlin

This DesignBuild Studio is aimed at students who want to gain social, creative and practical knowledge through making. This course is suitable for students of Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Urban Design, Engineering, Sociology and others who are willing to leave the boundaries of their desks, and conquer real life scenarios. Skills in building crafts are of an advantage but not essential. [+]

{good-term} {academiccourses-summer-course:plural} in Engineering 2017. DesignBuild – Community spaces with refugees July 10th - July 21st, 2017 This course can only be booked in combination with a four week course (Block 1 or Block 3). This summer school will be working for and with the Sharehouse Refugio in berlin. This is a community living project where refugees, students, artists and others live and work together. This community will be our clients for this DesignBuild project. The clients will actively participate in the project from the design phase to on-site construction. Through designing and building together, the students will get insights into the challenges that the people they are designing for are facing. sharehaus.net/refugio/ The task is to design and build new outdoor social gathering areas for the Refugio Café. Existing wooden elements will be incorporated into the design. The Design-Build -Studio focusses on the realisation of this small building project from the initial design to the process of building by the students themselves. The challenge is to integrate “Low-Cost“, and “High Efficiency“ requirements with sustainability considerations, cultural acceptance issues, aesthetics, appropriateness, participation and education. This project will be run similar to the Summer University project "Panke Platz" that took place in 2016 (more information: www.dbxchange.eu/). Topic Design with social responsibility and the development of creative, practical and professional skills through making. Target group This DesignBuild Studio is aimed at students who want to gain social, creative and practical knowledge through making. This course is suitable for students of Architecture, Landscape... [-]

Summer School - German Engineering, Language and Culture

RWTH International Academy / RWTH Aachen University
Campus Full time 3 weeks August 2017 Germany Aachen

This Summer School includes an intensive 3-week German language course; its credits can be integrated into the students' study programmes in Japan. This year, we are happy to open the programme for all our Japanese partner universities for the first time. [+]

Beginning in August 2007, RWTH Aachen University and Keio University in Japan have staged a Summer School for around 20 selected students from Keio's Graduate School of Science and Engineering. This programme is a cooperation among the Laboratory for Machine Tools and Production Engineering (WZL), the Institute of Inorganic Chemistry (IAC), the Physics Institute (Physikzentrum), Aachen Chemical Engineering (AVT), the Language Center and the RWTH International Academy. This Summer School includes an intensive 3-week German language course; its credits can be integrated into the students' study programmes in Japan. This year, we are happy to open the programme for all our Japanese partner universities for the first time: Keio UniversityAsia Tokyo, Japan Kyoto UniversityAsia Kyoto, Japan Nagoya UniversityAsia Nagoya, Japan Nara Institute of Science and Technology - NAISTAsia Nara, Japan National Institute of Informatics – NIIAsia Tokyo, Japan Osaka UniversityAsia Osaka, Japan The University of TokyoAsia Tokyo, Japan Tohoku UniversityAsia Sendai, Japan Tokyo Institute of Technology - TiTechAsia Tokyo, Japan Waseda UniversityAsia Tokyo, Japan We are looking forward to welcoming you to Aachen! [-]

Summer course - Engineering (for ages 19-25)

Oxford Royale Academy
Campus Full time 2 weeks July 2017 United Kingdom Oxford Yarnton + 1 more

From the roads, tunnels and bridges that enable us to move around the country to the planes that enable us to fly abroad for our holidays, we have a lot to thank engineering for. If you’d like to learn more about this interesting and wide-ranging subject and how it helps us to take advantage of the world around us, then Oxford Royale Academy’s Engineering course is the one for you. [+]

{good-term} {academiccourses-summer-course:plural} in Engineering 2017. Overview From the roads, tunnels and bridges that enable us to move around the country to the planes that enable us to fly abroad for our holidays, we have a lot to thank engineering for. If you’d like to learn more about this interesting and wide-ranging subject and how it helps us to take advantage of the world around us, then Oxford Royale Academy’s Engineering course is the one for you. Academic Content On this course, you will learn about the difference between the major branches of engineering: civil, mechanical, structural, electrical, chemical, and aeronautical. You will consider the work of different kinds of engineers, and learn the technical vocabulary and analytical skills necessary to grasp complex engineering topics and problems. Interactive workshops and activities will consolidate your learning, helping you make the link between theoretical concepts and their practical applications. As well as learning engineering-specific skills such as circuit design, you will also develop transferable skills applicable to many other subjects and careers, such as public speaking and scientific methods. Why take this course? The Engineering course at Oxford Royale Academy gives you the chance to study a fascinating scientific subject rarely taught in schools. If you’re a gap year student planning to study engineering or a related field (such as physics or mathematics) at university, this will be a useful introduction to the subject, whilst those already at university will find the course complements their existing studies. For graduates, it provides interesting insights... [-]

ESME SUDRIA Summer School 2017

ESME SUDRIA
Campus Full time 2 weeks July 2017 France Paris Lille + 1 more

You are curious, creative and a fast-learner? DIY and Digital Technologies are your thing? You are looking for a unique international learning experience? Join our Paris and Lille Digital Manufacturing” Labs and play, hack, create, design, think out of the box: be part of the Maker Movement! [+]

Become a maker: Build Your Own Robot and Bring It Home! You are curious, creative and a fast-learner? DIY and Digital Technologies are your thing? You are looking for a unique international learning experience? Join our Paris and Lille Digital Manufacturing” Labs and play, hack, create, design, think out of the box: be part of the Maker Movement! When? From July 3 to July 16, 2017 Where? Paris (Week 1), Lille (Week 2) – France Description of the Program Electronics, robotics, programming, digital arts, 3D printing and design: in two weeks, you will acquire essential knowledge and technical skills to build your own robot. Our summer program encompasses intensive scientific courses and seminars as well as practical workshops led by our experts. You will study and work in a creative and inspiring environment, having free access to our cutting edge technology (3D printers, laser cutters, joysticks, connected objects, etc.) and software. You will explore Paris and Lille, two international platforms for innovation and new technologies, and meet with the leaders of the French Makers Community. Immerse yourselves in our “art de vivre” through cultural visits and get your share of the French creativity and spirit of innovation! The final program will be available at a later time. Students will be granted 4 ECTS credits for the courses taken during the summer program. Practical information ACADEMIC REQUIREMENTS 2 years of higher education in Science and Technology, or equivalent LANGUAGE REQUIREMENTS Our summer program is entirely taught in English CECRL B2 –... [-]

Forecast Engineering

Summer School at Bauhaus University Weimar
Campus Full time 2 weeks August 2017 Germany Weimar

The design of engineering structures takes place today and in the past on the basis of static calculations. The consideration of uncertainties in the model quality becomes more and more important with the development of new construction methods and design requirements. In addition to the traditional forced-based approaches, [+]

{good-term} {academiccourses-summer-course:plural} in Engineering 2017. »FORECAST ENGINEERING« FROM PAST DESIGN TO FUTURE DECISION The design of engineering structures takes place today and in the past on the basis of static calculations. The consideration of uncertainties in the model quality becomes more and more important with the development of new construction methods and design requirements. In addition to the traditional forced-based approaches, experiences and observations about the deformation behavior of components and the overall structure under different exposure conditions allow the introduction of novel detection and evaluation criteria. Bauhaus-Universität Weimar presents special topics of Structural Engineering to highlight the broad spectrum of civil engineering in the field of modeling and simulation. The expected outputs of the summer course are to enable the participating students to deal with advanced methods in model validation and simulation and its practical application, as well as the exchange of ideas between the participating students. Through a challenging and demanding series of lectures, as well as seminars and project work, presented with a state-of-the-art information and communication technology, this project seeks to impart knowledge and to combine research with a practical context. This comprehensive summer school at graduate level will introduce selected students to six course topics and related projects. To enable participants to understand and use the presented concepts in their further professional career a main part of the summer school is devoted to interdisciplinary project work. Discussions and the exchange of ideas with professors, research associates and other participants during and after classes will enhance... [-]

Summer Engineering and Technology in USA or Canada or UK (Age 14 to 18)

Kingdom Education
Campus Full time Part time July 2017 United Kingdom Cambridge USA Beverly Hills Australia Canberra Sydney Brisbane Melbourne Canada Calgary Westminster Durham Saint Andrews New Zealand Dunedin Auckland Christchurch Wellington Berkeley Hills Amherst + 19 more

The range of opportunities in engineering and technology, both at university and beyond, is so wide it’s hard to know where to begin. But this course helps you to make the choice which is right for you so you can confidently take up exciting and rewarding studies. (Please note that this course is classroom-based; we don’t need access to specialist facilities.) [+]

Summer Engineering and Technology in USA or Canada or UK (Age 14 to 18) The range of opportunities in engineering and technology, both at university and beyond, is so wide it’s hard to know where to begin. But this course helps you to make the choice which is right for you so you can confidently take up exciting and rewarding studies. (Please note that this course is classroom-based; we don’t need access to specialist facilities.) From pure to applied: You’ll start by considering the different paths open to you in the field of science and engineering, and the careers to which they may lead. What is engineering?: You’ll already have studied science and mathematics, but engineering may be new, and here you’ll be finding out, with hands-on practice, just what engineers really do… Main branches of engineering: Traditionally, engineering is divided into four major branches (chemical engineering, civil engineering, electrical engineering and mechanical engineering), and in this unit you have a taste of all four. Introduction to technology: Technology is the application of scientific and engineering principles to specific projects – it’s where everything comes together, and you’ll be learning how you can use your knowledge and skills to make things happen. Information technology: In this unit, you’ll see the relevance of your engineering skills in this dynamic field, and there’ll be work on computer programming and on making a mobile application. Architectural engineering: Here you’ll be looking at civil and structural engineering, and compare the work of the engineer... [-]