Yes. Because your safety is our primary concern, you will be required to check-in with us every month while you are abroad. But we are also here whenever you need us! We provide you with 24/7 support from our dedicated team of staff.
Program Length: Up to 4 weeks
About This Program
The entire world runs on code. It is literally the DNA of technology, and of most things we interact with on a daily basis. Now you can learn how to write those same technology languages. And you can do it in one of the most welcoming countries in the world—Spain.
In this three–to–four-week program during the summer of 2020, you’ll learn the basics of coding in an immersive, hands-on classroom under the guidance of a technology expert who will help you be code-fluent in about a month.
In addition, you’ll bring to life an actual working model of a business-ready product that you help code. And meet tech visionaries from a wide range of industries, and learn the secrets to their success and how you can apply them to your own future.
In your free time, you’ll experience the culture, history, food and lifestyle that makes Spain one of the world’s most amazing countries. You’ll actually live like a Spanish local in this welcoming, frirendly country that will remain in your heart and mind forever.
What will I be doing?
You’ll learn Python, a high-level programming language designed for Rapid Application Development, as well as for use as a scripting or glue language to connect existing components together.
What you’ll study:
- Software Development Fundamentals
- Algorithms and Design
- Fundamental Programming Concepts
- Fundamental Data Structures
- Algorithms and Complexity
- Basic Analysis
- Algorithmic Strategies
- Fundamental Data Structures and Algorithms
- Architecture and Organization
- Memory System Organization and Architecture
You’ll also code an actual interactive tool that could be used by companies to keep track of their customer profiles, contact information and even compile customer preferences. In short, you’ll build a working software model that solves a modern business need.
In addition, you’ll join a Master Class discussion featuring industry visionaries, and learn how coding is applied to artificial intelligence, machine learning, cybersecurity, and many other facets of the world we live in now and in the future.
You’ll also visit successful Spanish startups and the secrets behind their success. Companies include Statio, Kompyte, Ontruck, Playgiga, Destinia, and Tuente.
- Selene Sánchez (Colombia)
This has been the best 6 months of my life! I worked at a really good restaurant in Madrid and learned so much. Nowadays, Spain is the number one country in gastronomy and I learned and enjoyed a lot this experience. Also, I was able to travel to Barcelona, Mallorca, and Ibiza.
– Juan Rodríguez (México)
What This Program Includes
We work with you in advance to prepare you for your adventure and provide you with an orientation about what to expect
International Requirements Guidance
Guidance on visa requirements and travel medical insurance
24/7 emergency support from our support teams based in Spain
We secure full health coverage for you for the entire duration of your program while in Spain
Frequently Asked Questions
There is a 6 month maximum
Many positions offer housing, but some do not. We will always provide you with viable housing options that are affordable and a reasonable distance from your worksite.