LINGUIST List 26.2540

Tue May 19 2015

Summer Schools: 35th Annual ''Deutsche Sommerschule am Atlantik'' / Kingston, Rhode Island, USA

Editor for this issue: Ashley Parker <>

Date: 19-May-2015
From: Norbert Hedderich <>
Subject: 35th Annual ''Deutsche Sommerschule am Atlantik'' / Kingston, Rhode Island, USA
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35th Annual "Deutsche Sommerschule am Atlantik" / Kingston, Rhode Island, USA

Host Institution: University of Rhode Island, USA
Coordinating Institution: University of Rhode Island, USA

Dates: 28-Jun-2015 - 07-Aug-2015
Location: Kingston, Rhode Island, USA

Focus: "Deutsche Sommerschule am Atlantik" is an intensive German language instruction in an immersion setting on the campus of the University of Rhode Island.

- Session I: June 28 - July 17
- Session II: July 19 - August 7

Minimum Education Level: No Minimum

The German Summer School of the Atlantic offers the unique opportunity to learn German in a pleasant total-immersion atmosphere.

The program includes:

- Fully-accredited intensive courses at five levels of instruction, including beginners
- Participants earn transferable University of Rhode Island credits.
- Earn up to 9 undergraduate or up to 6 graduate credits
- Three-week option available
- Native-speaking instructors and assistants from Germany
- Extensive extra-curricular program of cultural presentations, recent films & excursions
- Internationally recognized Goethe Institute Certificate Exam B1 offered
- Optional short courses in German for Reading Knowledge, German Pronunciation and Intonation
- Partial work-study financial aid available

For more information visit or contact Prof. Hedderich in 112 Swan Hall,, Phone: 401-874-4710.

Linguistic Field(s): Language Acquisition

Subject Languages: German

Language Families: Germanic

Tuition: 3900 USD

Tuition Explanation: The all-inclusive fees covering room and board (in a double), registration, tuition, and cultural activities for 2015 are:

- Full six week program: $3,900
- Three week program: $2,200

Single rooms are available upon request at an extra charge of $650 for six weeks or $325 for three weeks.

Financial Aid: Partial work-study financial aid is available.

Financial Aid Instructions:

Registration: 01-Jan-2015 to 27-Jun-2015

Contact Person: Norbert Hedderich
Phone: 401-874-4710

Apply on the web:

Registration Instructions:
Please download and print the 2015 Application Form (in PDF format):

Page Updated: 19-May-2015