The Céntro Internacional de Español (CIDE) offers courses in Spanish Language and Culture. Students can also take other courses with Spanish students in the different Schools of the University of Deusto.
Take summer courses with a UIC Faculty: Inma Taboada will teach "Culture and Politics in Contemporary Spain/ Cultura y Política en la España contemporánea"; Yanire Marquez will teach one of the Spanish language courses.
CIDE offers a selection of courses specifically designed for international students. During the semester, classes are taught in the morning and/or afternoon, Monday through Thursday.
Spanish Language: Spanish language courses (4 US Credits - 10 US Credits) for all levels (Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced and High Advanced ).
Culture, Economy and Politics in Contemporary Spanish Society: 3 US Credits
Basque Culture and Language: 3 US Credits
Business Spanish: 3 US Credits
Europe in the World: 3 US Credits
Introduction to Hispanic Linguistics: 3 US Credits
Introduction to the Analysis of Hispanic Literature: 3 US Credits
Survey of Spanish Literature: 3 US Credits
Practicum: Spanish Language in Context (Drama, Cuisine...): 4 US Credits
Service Learning: 4 US Credits
Education Internship: 4 US Credits
Business Internship: 4 US Credits
CIDE students can access regular University of Deusto courses with Spanish students (taught in English or Spanish). Availability contingent upon each semester's specific offer. Courses (3-4 US Credits) offered in different areas, such as:
All the visits include travel expenses, admission tickets, and lunch
Three-day tour: Madrid, capital of Spain with multiple landmarks such as Plaza Mayor, Puerta del Sol and its well-known museums, e.g., El Prado Museum. Toledo, historical city where the visitor can enjoy architectural jewels such as the magnificent cathedral.
City of Bilbao Day Tour: Main city landmarks + Guggenheim Museum
Coastal villages Day Tour: Costal towns and beaches
Historical sites Day Tour: Gernika , Mundaka and the Urdaibai Biosphere Reserve
South of France Day Tour: Saint-Jean de Luz and Biarritz
Coed dorm located close to the University
All rooms have a bathroom
Three daily meals
Bed linen and towels are provided
Families in Bilbao or suburbs (metro access)
Integration in family life
Housing in single or shared room (depending on availability)
Three daily meals and washing of clothes
Telephone service for incoming calls
Single or shared room (depending on availability) in privately owned, furnished apartments
Bed linen, towels and blankets provided only in some cases