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Scholarship for Korean Courses at Cal State L.A.: The 2011 Summer Study Abroad Program in Seoul

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2011-04-26 10:27
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Scholarship for Korean Courses at Cal
State L.A.:


The 2011 Summer Study Abroad Program
in Seoul


 

California State University, Los Angeles is pleased to
announce the availability of a scholarship for the four-week SLI Summer
Intensive Korean Program at Korea University, Seoul, Korea.


Location:

Korea University, Seoul, Korea

Duration:

June 30, 2011 – July 29, 2011

Hosting Institution:

Department of Modern Languages and Literatures 
California State University, Los Angles

Level of instruction:

Novice High, Intermediate and Advanced

Requirements:

Students are required to participate in the full program, including the orientation (Selected students will be notified of the orientation date).

Benefits:

Scholarship covers tuition and fees, room, health insurance, oral and written proficiency testing fees and $500 for food. Participants are responsible for air fare and personal expenses.

Curriculum Information:

- Four weeks in intensive language learning, involving classroom activities for 6 hours per day and a variety of cultural activities.

Eligibility:

- 18 years of age or older on July 5, 2011
- A minimum GPA of 2.75 
- Korean learners who have sufficient proficiency to be placed at the intermediate-level instruction 
- Good academic and social standing
- High motivation
- Clear academic and/or professional goals

APPLICATION AND SELECTION CRITERIA: Only 25 will be selected. Initial
screening is based on a completed application, unofficial transcripts from previous high school (freshman) or
college work. Finalists will have to submit a letter of recommendation and official transcript, and take oral and written tests in Korean.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: The deadline is May 10, 2011.

APPLICATION FORM: You can fill out the application form and submit it
online.

(http://www.calstatela.edu/academic/mld/korean.php)

INFORMATION ON HOSTING INSTITUTION: Since 2007, CSULA has been offering the
federally-funded Korean program as part of the California State University
Consortium for the Strategic Language Initiative (SLI), which is designed to provide
selected students with the opportunity to develop strategic and diplomatic
expertise in the Korean language.

FOR MORE INFORMATION: Contact Dr. Namhee Lee, Department
of Modern Languages and Literatures, CSULA, 5151 State University Drive, Los
Angeles, CA 90032; e-mail: namheelee@gmail.com. For more information about the program
at Korea Univ., please visit http://langtopia.korea.ac.kr/.

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