Summer programs in Taiwan: Chinese learning programs, summer language schools in Taipei, Mandarin immersion for university & college students, high school study abroad 2016. Chinese culture courses for international students, graduates & professionals.
Conveniently situated in Taipei, Taiwan, Mandarin Daily News Language Center provides year-round and summer Mandarin programs for adults, and a summer Mandarin language program for children and teenagers (ages 6-15) from around the world.
Kids who take part in our summer Mandarin course can choose between a full-day program or a half-day program. Cultural classes and field trips are also included in these summer programs. Mandarin classes are based on the student’s age and level of Chinese.
Cultural classes for kids include Chinese martial arts, Chinese calligraphy, and clay making, By giving students more opportunities to practice Chinese to use the language skills they have learned in class, it help them to improve quickly. Students will take part in at least one field trip per term to experience local Taiwan culture.
Devoted to teaching Chinese and disseminating Chinese Culture, the Mandarin Daily News Language Center is located within 5 minutes walking distance from the Kuting MRT Station (exit 7) and easily accessible from all parts of the city.
Combine studying the Chinese language with experiencing life in China this summer with Keats School in Kunming!
One of the top Chinese schools in China, we provide intensive Mandarin courses in summer and year-round to students from all over the world.
Approximately 2.5 hours by air from Beijing and Shanghai, the beautiful city of Kunming is the capital of southwest China’s Yunnan province. Several road and rail routes link Kunming to Vietnam, Thailand, and Laos.
At Keats School, we believe that intensive one-on-one Chinese language instruction is the fastest and most effective way to learn Chinese.
Our famous immersion teaching style involves private Chinese lessons with individual study plans designed according to your interests and language goals. We teach students of all levels - from total beginner to advanced.
We also provide preparation courses for the HSK exam which measures the proficiency of non-native Chinese speakers.
Accommodation is provided in comfortable single dorm rooms located in the same building as your classrooms, and you eat in our cafeteria - it couldn't be more convenient!
We can also organize volunteer opportunities for you, as well as tour programs which include travel to other cities (Dali, Lijiang, Beijing, Shanghai and Xian). Customized Chinese programs are also available for individuals and groups.
For example, we can organize summer programs for college students and high school students which may include homestay with local Chinese host families.
Chinese language programs available in summer and year-round: - Intensive One-on-One Mandarin Chinese courses
- Small Group Chinese courses (for students living in Kunming)
- HSK exam preparation
- Study + Volunteer program
- Study + Tour program
- Chinese courses for children & teenagers
- Chinese Culture classes
- Online Chinese lessons
Customized Chinese language programs may include:
- Study + Internship Program
- Summer Program for College Students
- Summer Program for High School Students
- AP Chinese & SAT Ⅱ Test Preparation
The English Language Institute at Notre Dame of Maryland University
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Study English at a top U.S. university in Summer 2016!
Based just 15 minutes north of Downtown Baltimore (on the East Coast of the United States),the English Language Institute at Notre Dame of Maryland University provides an English language immersion summer camp for non-native English speaking adults and college-age students. We also offer 8-week intensive English programs year-round.
Full-time students study in class for 20 hours a week, and also work with classmates on projects outside of class and in the community. Part-time students have a variety of class options to fit their schedule.
The English Language Institute summer program is an excellent course for international students from around the world who wish to improve their English language skills for academic and career advancement. We offer a wide range of modern facilities for our English students on our university campus.
"The program is very well built to learn and/or improve your English, the classes are interesting and the staff really helps you to reach your goal - whatever it is." - Mark, Switzerland
"After learning English at the ELI, I have made big progress in English listening, speaking, reading and writing. My TOEFL score progressed from 490 to 567.The teachers here are very nice." - Yaoping, China
8-week Summer English Language Program: - Full-time & Part-time study available
Full-Time English Summer Program:
- Writing & Reading (morning classes Monday - Thursday)
- Listening & Speaking (afternoon classes Monday - Thursday)
- 'Explore Baltimore' & practice English in the “real world” on ELI trips around the area.
Part-Time English Summer Classes:
- Writing & Reading
- Listening & Speaking
Further English Programs:
- Year-round 8-week Intensive English Program
- Full-time & part-time study programs available depending on your visa.
Creative Writing Course at the French House Party, Carcassonne
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Recommended in the book “The 100 Best Worldwide Vacations to Enrich Your Life”, the French House Party in the Carcassonne area of south-west France offers residential, all-inclusive experience holidays, including 6-day summer Creative Writing courses for writers & creative writing hobbyists.
Located in the Languedoc-Roussillon region, Carcassonne is 50 miles from Toulouse which has an international airport. Ryanair also fly directly to Carcassonne from the UK, Ireland, Belgium, & Paris Beauvais international airport.
Run by author and professional tutor Sarah Hymas, our summer creative writing course "Write Like No One's Watching", is designed for complete beginners or for people who have a year or two of writing experience, while our "Pen & Think" - Tutored Creative Writing Retreat" is designed for more experienced writers.
Our courses are also suitable for those who have attended other writing classes, and for both published and unpublished authors.
You will not be expected to write in any particular style or genre, except for that chosen by yourself - fact or fiction, prose or poetry.
Participants are encouraged to bring with them one or two of their poems or a short story for the one-to-one and another for group discussion.
Based at a chic house in Carcassonne, the French House Party offers the ultimate in customer care and personal attention.
Clients praise our great accommodation, fantastic food and wine, the excellence of our tutors and our exacting attention to detail.
Marbella Design Academy is an international design school in Monda, (just 15km from Marbella) in Andalusia in the South of Spain, offering summer study programmes for students from around the world.
All classes are held in English and in small groups. Our academy is state-recognised by the Ministry of Education in Spain.
Our intensive summer courses offer a great opportunity to blend holiday and study. Non-European students do not need a student visa to enter Spain for our summer courses.
You can enter on a normal tourist visa valid for 3 months. These intensive summer courses last between 2-5 weeks, depending on the subject.
Students come from around the world to study at our Academy, with more than 33 different nationalities represented. Special needs students (individuals with a physical disability) are also welcome to apply.
We provide 3-year validated programmes which lead to Bachelor of Arts (BA) Honours degrees awarded by Middlesex University London, as well as our summer courses & other short courses. State recognition is awarded by the Spanish Ministry of Education - Junta de Andalucia.
We are in a stunning purpose-built facility approved by The Ministry of Education in Spain as complying with all the demands for a modern design academy.
Testimonial: "This school is very supportive of international students, the scenery is a great inspiration and Marbella Design Academy has really opened my eyes about being on your own and working hard to achieve your goals."
- Kate, USA
Located in the heart of Florence, Accademia Riaci provides summer art courses and culinary arts programs to students from around the world.
One of the leading art and design academies in Italy, we offer intensive summer programs in fashion, painting & drawing, graphic design, interior design, jewelry making, ceramics, and glass art among many others.
Our summer art, craft and design programs are taught in English or Italian or Spanish. You can choose to study for 2 weeks, 4 weeks, 6 weeks, 8 weeks, or 12 weeks.
You can combine different courses. Private lessons are also available.
Our courses are all intensive with double lesson hours, allowing you to benefit from a thorough learning experience.
Students of all levels of experience are welcome to attend - from beginners to experienced, professional artists.
Students completing our summer art program will work directly with distinguished Florentine artists in studio.
The academy's faculty are top artists of each field, united by the mission of inspiring next generation artists with unique tradition and artistic knowledge.
The student-teacher ratio is kept small to maintain the school's policy that values each students' originality and learning styles.
You will receive tailored, hands-on instruction and extensive career development. If you attend for 2 weeks or more, you may have the opportunity to earn college credit.
Accademia Riaci also organizes cultural excursions and art visits so you get to experience the beauty of Florence.
Intensive Summer Art, Craft & Design Courses Study for 2 / 4 / 6 / 8 / 12 weeks
- Art Management
- Jewelry Making
- Jewelry Design
- Shoe Making
- Shoe Design
- Bag Making
- Bag Design
- Painting & Drawing
- Art History
- Interior Design
- Product Design
- Fashion Design
- Fashion Business
- Textile Design
- Graphic Design
- Glass Art
- Restoration of Paintings
- Italian Home Cooking
- Italian Language
- Enjoy Italy Course
- English Language
You can combine different courses. Private lessons and intensive courses are also available.