[TFLA-list] Spanish Teachers - Summer Immersion Opportunity in Costa Rica (with family homestay)!!
tkennedy at uttyler.edu
Fri Apr 24 17:12:14 EDT 2015
SUMMER SPANISH IMMERSION: La Universidad Nacional de Costa Rica
ENGL/SPAN/UNIV 4368 or UNIV5368, SUMMER II 2015
When: Sunday, 12 July to Saturday, 1 August 2015 (plus some on-campus meetings at UT Tyler before departure-you can connect via phone!).
Who: Spanish Teachers; Undergraduate / Graduate Spanish majors and minors; students seeking to partially fulfill (or complete) their program language requirements, students interested in Spanish American culture, the general community.
Where: Spanish language study at La Universidad Nacional (LUN), Heredia (San José), Costa Rica, one of the top universities in Central America.
What: Study Spanish American culture in translation and receive Spanish language instruction at LUN.
Credit Hours: Earn 6 credit hours, 3 from the University of Texas at Tyler and 3 hours transferable from LUN.
Estimated cost: Approximately $2,400 covers round-trip airfare (I.e. Tyler-San José, Costa Rica-Tyler), room and board in Costa Rica with a middle-class family, administrative fees, and instruction at LUN. UT Tyler tuition fees for ENGL/SPAN/UNIV 4368 or 5368 apply. Class quota is filling up-act fast!
Passport: A valid and current US passport is required.
If interested and/or more information is desired, please contact: Professor Gregory Utley, Department of Literature and Languages, 903.566.7464, gutley at uttyler.edu<mailto:gutley at uttyler.edu>
I hope that you are able to take advantage of this wonderful opportunity!
Co-Chair, Language Learning for Children Special Interest Group, America Council of Teachers of Foreign Language (ACTFL)
Southwest Regional Representative and Texas Representative, National Network for Early Language Learning (NNELL)
Teresa J. Kennedy, Ph.D.
Executive Director, Office of International Programs, Academic Affairs
Professor, Bilingual / ELL / STEM Education
College of Education and Psychology; College of Engineering
University of Texas at Tyler
3620 Varsity Drive, Tyler, Texas 75701
Phone: 1.903.565.0120 / Fax: 1.903.565.5858
Email: tkennedy at uttyler.edu<mailto:tkennedy at uttyler.edu>
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