Virtual Summer Internships Japan - Courses

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Virtual – Business and Communication (Japan)

On this UC Davis Virtual Summer Internship Program, you can:

  • Earn 6 quarter units in 7 weeks
  • Enroll in UC Davis courses to fulfill degree, major, minor, or GE requirements as listed in the General Catalog 
  • Earn academic credit while gaining valuable work experience

Note to Non-UC Davis Students:

  • Students from other campuses should consult with their home campus to determine whether courses may be used to fulfill their specific academic requirements.
  • Semester students who will apply for Summer Financial Aid can get additional unitto meet unit minimums for financial aid eligibility. Please contact Summer Abroad for additional information. 

Syllabus

TBD (PDF) - coming soon

The above syllabus is representative of this program. The instructor provides a term-specific program syllabus to enrolled students. The program syllabus and schedule are subject to change at the discretion of the instructor.

Courses

You will enroll in the course set below. Expand the sections to view course descriptions. Auditing is not an option. UC Davis programs are academic programs so participants should expect a substantial amount of course work.

  • Education Abroad Program (EAP) 192. Internship (4 units)
  • Students will intern approximately 20-30  hours per week at their host company and will be able to apply for transcript notation through the UC Davis Internship and Career Center.
  • University Writing Program (UWP) 198. Writing for Internships (2 units, Pass/No Pass grading only)
  • Writing for Internships: This 2-unit course is intended as a forum to connect the work students do at their internship to its broader social and cultural context. Through online discussions students will have a community with whom to share their reflections and observations about their internship placements and to explore the significance of interning in an international context.  Students are often asked to write reflective pieces. Assignment topics vary by program.

Prerequisites

No prerequisites are enforced for this program beyond the general eligibility requirements.