Students will be embarked on the eduactional model TEC21, an ambitious university-wide program to rethink education. iSummerMX will allow flexibility as to how, when and where learning happens through:
INVEST 4 WEEKS
TRAVELING AROUND MEXICO
from July 5th to July 30th
iSummerMX program designed for international students interested in advancing their professional competencies by traveling and learning about new cultures, working in multicultural enviroments and enjoying the journey. In the iSummerMX: Mexican Architecture and Video Mapping program students will have the opportunity to deepen their knowledge on the History of Architecture while developing video mapping skills through experiential learning in a unique way.
After completing the course, students will be trained in the basic techniques of motion graphics creation through the use of software programs used by design and animation companies worldwide. Upon completion of this course, students will be able to: Recognize and analyze the structural characteristics of the architectural and urban styles.
Located west of Mexico City, and designed by the world-famous architect Ricardo Legorreta, Santa Fe Campus was built in 2001 and is one of the newest among other 31 campuses of Tec de Monterrey throughout Mexico. Our campus is located in Santa Fe area, the newest commercial and residential neighborhood that has become the greatest economic activity center within the Mexican capital. Our privileged location, close to charming cities like Cuernavaca and Puebla, allows students to travel and enjoy diverse experiences while living within the heart of the country.
Ciudad de México
Located in the southern part of Mexico City, a true contemporary megalopolis filled with contrasts, characterized by a variety of museums, theatres, cinemas, festivals and entertainment, hard to find anywhere else. Campus Ciudad de México is the second largest campus of Tecnológico de Monterrey with approximately 8000 enrolled students each semester. The Campus is built in a space of more than 60 acres, in which students can find the perfect combination modern buildings and large green areas in a controlled environment.
Campus Guadalajara opened its doors in August 1991, in an area of almost forty hectares located west of the metropolitan area, in the municipality of Zapopan. Over time this campus has and continues to develop its facilities to become the second most relevant campus, after the mother campus in Monterrey, and one of the most modern in the Tec system. Guadalajara is considered a capital of culture, being the home of the well known Mexican icons such as mariachi, tequila, and charrería. All recognized as World Heritage by UNESCO.
COURSESYou will be able to take two different courses during the program: Motion Graphics AT3008 and History of Architecture and the City III AT3008 with a full credit load of 10 ECTS (10 ECTS, 6 US Credits, 16 Tec Units). And have the opportunity to develop skills that a world citizen requires.
|Credits per class||3 credits||5 ECTS||8 Tec Units|
|Credit load||6 credits (two courses)||10 ECTS||16 Tec Units|
1. AT3008 Motin Graphics
(Taught in English)
Students will be trained in the basic techniques of motion graphics creation through the use of software programs used by design and animation companies worldwide. Students will identify and track the optimal method to develop their designs through movement techniques used in film titles, trade, information display.
2. AR023 History of Architecture and the City III
(Taught in English)
Students will be able to: Recognize and analyze the formal, special, and structural characteristics of the architectural and urban styles associated with the historical periods studied. Identify the principal representatives in the history of architecture. Recognize the socio-cultural context in which the urban architecture was generated. Develop a culture of appreciation for historically valuable urban architectural expression.
As a special features of this program, you will be able to be part of a collaboration berween the "Secretaría de Cultura de Jalisco" (Jalisco´s Secretariat of Culture) an local video mapping companies in a project that involves a historical building in the city of Guadalajara.
In each ofthe cities you will be able to participate in cultural visits in relation to Mexico´s history and architectural relevance as well as access to top notch audiovisual workshops.
FEES AND TUITION
$3600 USD for independent students.
and $1600 USD for exchange* students.
*Nominated by partner institution.
May 7th 2021
May 14th 2021
This program includes:
- Full transportation for all the activities in the program and between cities.
- Breakfast six days per week.
- Tickets for all places and events in the program.
- Project and academic materials.
- Student Kit.
|WEEK 1 JANUARY 5th - 9th||CAMPUS SANTA FE|
|WEEK 2 JANUARY 12th - 16th||CAMPUS CIUDAD DE MÉXCO|
|WEEK 3 JANUARY 19th - 23rd||CAMPUS GUADALAJARA|
|WEEK 4 JANUARY 26th - 30th||CAMPUS GUADALAJARA|