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Summer Course: Ethical Values and Human Rights

This course provides the critical thinking tools needed to address complex ethical issues in an increasingly complex and interconnected world. You will learn to identify the basic components of ethics and value systems, and how they interact to shape views and behaviours. After completing this course, you will be able to describe what it means to be a 21st century global citizen and how citizen participation can contribute to overcoming humanity's most pressing challenges.

Dates: From June 17th to July 12th, 2024. 

Ethical Values and Human Rights
Ethical Values and Human Rights

Why study this course?

  • You will study the basic themes of Human Rights from an ethical point of view.
  • You will understand that democratic education requires not only the assimilation of content but also the reaffirmation of the individual through knowledge and reflection.

A diploma will be awarded by the University!

Course description

  • Duration: 4 weeks (90 hours).
  • Credits: 9 ECTS.
  • Language: Spanish.
  • Place: C/Alberto Aguilera, 23, Madrid.
  • Requirements: students who are studying for a degree, preferably between the second and third year. If the course is taught in English, a minimum B2 certificate in this language will be required.
  • Enrolment: to carry out this procedure, please contact(comillas.internacional@comillas.edu).
  • Enrolment deadline: until 15 May.
  • Price: the price of the course (without accommodation) is 1.590 Euros . IAJU network universities: 90 euros discount on the initial price.


Comillas Pontifical University does not have its own accommodation, but offers alternative accommodation options for students of the university.

Comillas International

Monday to Thursday: from 9:00 to 14:00 and from 16:00 to 17:00h. Friday: from 9:00 to 13:30h.

Monday to Friday: from 9:00 to 13:30h, during the months of June, July and August.