Intensive Language & Culture

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Program Description

American Language & Culture

Improve your written and conversational English skills while experiencing the excitement and culture of Washington, D.C. Designed for students with intermediate- or advanced-level English proficiency, our American Language & Culture program combines classroom instruction, language lab work, conversation workshops, and cultural excursions into an immersive four-week learning experience. By the end of the program, you'll have not only advanced English language skills but also a deeper understanding of American lifestyles and culture.

  • Ideal for Intermediate to advanced proficiency
  • Duration: 4 weeks
  • Tuition: $2,667
  • Schedule: Full-time Monday–Friday
  • Program Start: January
  • Visa Support: Yes

Program Features

  • Introduction to American culture.
  • Field trips and activities throughout Washington, D.C.
  • Morning classes focusing on listening and speaking skills.
  • Afternoon classes focusing on cross-cultural communication.

Weekly Events and Workshops

  • University Application Workshops
    • These consist of information sessions and individual counseling for students planning to apply to U.S. colleges and universities; students will identify appropriate colleges, write personal statements, and gather and submit required documents to complete the application process
  • Pronunciation Workshops
    • Practice in the sounds and rhythms of English
  • Writing Workshops
    • Work on specific writing needs
  • Social Hour
    • Students and faculty gather for conversation at this popular weekly event hosted by the EFL office
  • Conversational English partners
  • Access to D.C. cultural activities
  • Special guest lecture series
Last updated Dec 2019

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