LINGUIST List 26.537
Mon Jan 26 2015
Summer Schools: Summer Seminars Abroad for Spanish Teachers (SSAST) / Barranquilla, Colombia
Editor for this issue: Malgorzata Cavar <gosialinguistlist.org>
Terrell Morgan <morgan.3
Summer Seminars Abroad for Spanish Teachers (SSAST) / Barranquilla, Colombia E-mail this message to a friend
Summer Seminars Abroad for Spanish Teachers (SSAST) / Barranquilla, Colombia
Coordinating Institution: Ohio State University
Dates: 06-Jul-2015 - 23-Jul-2015
Location: Barranquilla, Atlántico, Colombia
Focus: Intensive summer seminars on language change and the Spanish lexicon, taught in Spanish in an immersion context.
Minimum Education Level: BA
The program is designed for teachers. Knowledge of Spanish is required but no formal background in linguistics is necessary.
Participants take one graduate linguistics seminar and live with a local family in Barranquilla, Colombia. The program, now in its 25th year, is designed for Spanish teachers but open to others with the appropriate background and language skills. Courses are taught by Terrell A. Morgan, Professor of Hispanic Linguistics at The Ohio State University, and Patricia V. Lunn, Professor Emerita of Hispanic Linguistics at Michigan State University.
Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics
Subject Languages: Spanish
Tuition: 2600 USD
Tuition Explanation: Tuition includes:
3-credits OSU (Ohio State University) graduate tuition;
room and board with a Colombian family;
three-day weekend in Cartagena de Indias;
airport pick-up and drop-off;
supplemental travel health insurance.
Tuition does not include airfare.
Registration: 22-Jan-2015 to 13-Apr-2015
Contact Person: Mario González
Phone: (+1) (512) 480-8522
Fax: (+1) (512) 480-8866
Apply by Email: mgonzalez
Apply on the web: http://u.osu.edu/ssast/files/2014/08/ISA-OSU-applic-FINAL-24ktzts.pdf
Program administrators will facilitate participants' enrollment at The Ohio State University through Extended Education or the Graduate School. Transcripts and a letter of recommendation are required. Other documents may be required as well.
Page Updated: 26-Jan-2015