Short Term

UC Chile offers short courses for international students who want to study at our university during the vacation season*. Check the academic requirements here.

If you have any questions or need more information, please contact Cristián Bonilla, cbonillam@uc.cl, Special Programs Coordinator & Liaison.

*UC Chile reserves the right to suspend the course if it does not has the minimum number of students required.

The courses available are the following:

Promoción, Prevención y Recuperación del Sueño

Course Description

El curso entrega a los estudiantes la posibilidad de profundizar en el área del sueño como una necesidad vital y universal, con enfoque de autocuidado.  Proporciona algunas herramientas necesarias para evaluar y aplicar medidas a través del ciclo vital en la promoción, prevención y/o cuidados para mantener o recuperar el patrón normal de sueño. Permite reconocer los indicadores de alteración del sueño y posibles instancias de ayuda u orientación. Asimismo, permitirá al estudiante autoevaluarse y realizar acciones tendientes a mejorar su calidad de sueño.

Addressed to
Full-time undergraduate students

Language
The course is taught entirely in Spanish

Modality 
Live Online

Duration
January 03 to 28, 2022

Applications and Payments Deadline
September 30 to December 15, 2021

Fee
USD$ 1,300 (20% discount for Universities Partners)

For more information, click here. 

Survival Spanish for Beginners - A1

Course Description

This course corresponds to an elementary level A1 of Spanish according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages. In this course the student will be able to understand and use everyday expressions and simple phrases aimed at satisfying immediate type needs. The student will learn how to establish basic interaction in Spanish while learning relevant aspects of the Chilean culture which will be discussed during the class, from an intercultural perspective.

Addressed to
Full-time undergraduate students

Language
The course is taught entirely in Spanish

Modality 
Live Online

Duration
January 03 to 28, 2022

Applications and Payments Deadline
September 30 to December 15, 2021

Fee
USD$ 1,300 (20% discount for Universities Partners)

For more information, click here. 


Spanish for Upper Beginners - A2

Course Description

This course corresponds to a basic level - A2 of Spanish according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR), in this course the student will be able to understand frequently used phrases and expressions related to areas of expertise that are especially relevant. The student will learn structures and vocabulary to communicate in simple and direct exchanges on familiar or familiar issues. S/he will learn to describe in simple terms aspects of their past and their environment, through the discussion of relevant aspects of the Chilean culture.

Addressed to
Full-time undergraduate students

Language
The course is taught entirely in Spanish

Modality 
Live Online

Duration
January 03 to 28, 2022

Applications and Payments Deadline
September 30 to December 15, 2021

Fee
USD$ 1,300 (20% discount for Universities Partners)

For more information, click here. 

Spanish for Specific Purposes: Ecology and Culture - B1

Course Description

This is a course of Spanish as a foreign language that corresponds to an intermediate level B1 of Spanish in accordance with the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR). This course promotes the learning of Spanish combined with environmental and cultural studies specially focused on Mapuche culture. The learner will acquire lexicon and grammar knowledge while get noticed of local issues which s/he will discuss during the class.

Addressed to
Full-time undergraduate students

Language
The course is taught entirely in Spanish

Modality 
Live Online

Duration
January 03 to 28, 2022

Applications and Payments Deadline
September 30 to December 15, 2021

Fee
USD$ 1,300 (20% discount for Universities Partners)

For more information, click here.