American Language & Culture

American Language & Culture Program

DATES: January 8 - February 2, 2018
COST:  $2650 for additional costs click here.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: November 10, 2017

Features of the Program
  • Focus is on communication skills through an introduction to American culture and orientation to Washington, D.C.
  • Morning classes develop listening and speaking skills.
  • Afternoon classes focus on cross-cultural communication through field trips, class assignments and individual projects.
  • Designed for students with intermediate or advanced level English ability.
Sample Schedule 
  Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9-11 Reading, writing, research Reading, writing, research Reading, writing, research Reading, writing, research Reading, writing, research
11-12 Break Pronunciation Workshop 
(optional)
University Applications Workshop 
(optional)
Writing Workshop
(optional)
Interact DC
12-1 Break Break Break Break Break
1-3 Listening, speaking Listening, speaking Listening, speaking Listening, speaking Listening, speaking

3-4

      Coffee Hour  
 
Weekly Workshops and Events
  • University Application Workshops: Information sessions and individual counseling for students planning to apply to U.S. colleges and universities.  Identify appropriate colleges, write personal statements, and gather and submit required documents to complete the application process.  
  • Pronunciation Workshops: Practice the sounds and rhythms of English.
  • Writing Workshops: Work on specific writing needs.
  • Coffee Hour: Students and faculty gather for conversation at this popular weekly event hosted by the EFL office.