LINGUIST List 24.1464

Mon Apr 01 2013

Summer Schools: German Summer School/ Kingston, Rhode Island USA

Editor for this issue: Caylen Cole-Hazel <>

Date: 28-Mar-2013
From: Norbert Hedderich <>
Subject: German Summer School/ Kingston, Rhode Island USA
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German Summer School

Host Institution: University of Rhode Island, USACoordinating Institution: University of Rhode Island, USAWebsite:

Dates: 23-Jun-2013 - 02-Aug-2013Location: Kingston, Rhode Island, USA

Focus: German language immersion program at levels A1-C1. On the day of arrival,all participants, except true beginners take a placement test. Comprehensive languagecourses in small groups will focus on all four skills (listening, reading, writing, and speaking).German Studies Seminars on Contemporary Germany and on German Literature forparticipants at B2/C1 level.Minimum Education Level: No Minimum

Description:The University of Rhode Island's "German Summer School" is located between NewYork and Boston, near various scenic beaches on the East Coast. This six-weekintensive German language and culture program is made up of two three-weeksessions held on the campus of the University of Rhode Island in Kingston, RI(USA). Classes are taught in total immersion, German only format. All facultyand assistants come from Germany for the program. Participants live withfaculty in a learning community. The summer school also features a plethora ofextra-curricular activities, including film screenings, lectures oncontemporary Germany, language focused games, and excursions.

Linguistic Field(s): Language Acquisition

Subject Languages: German

Tuition: 3800.00 USD

Financial Aid: Applications accepted until 01-May-2013Partial work-study financial aid is available.

Financial Aid Instructions:Participants must first apply to the program, then the financial aid application formwill be sent to them by mail.

Registration: 01-Jan-2013 to 14-Jul-2013

Contact Person: Norbert Hedderich Phone: 401-874-4710 Fax: 401-874-4694 Email: hedderichuri.eduApply on the web:

Registration Instructions:Print out application form availalble via our website.Complete form and include 100 word statement on why you wish to enroll, and a$200 deposit check payable to 'URI'. Mail to address specified on theapplication.

Page Updated: 01-Apr-2013