Location: Tempe, Arizona & Denpasar, Indonesia
School: Arizona State University
Dates of Program: May 24, 2021 - August 13, 2021
Program Type: Summer Combined Domestic and Study Abroad
Program Level: Year 1 ,
|Number of Classroom Hours per week||20 (Tempe), 15 (Denpasar)|
|Number of Self-Study/Homework Hours per week||15-20 (Tempe), 8-12 (Denpasar)|
|Number of Hours With a Language Partner per week||5 optional (Tempe), 3-9 (Denpasar)|
|Number of Hours of Other Activities per week|
Ellen Rafferty, Erlin Barnand, Lucy Suharni. Let’s Speak Indonesian. University of Hawaii Press 2014, ISBN: 978-0824834791
*Textbook will be provided.
This intensive course combines a comprehensive introduction to Bahasa Indonesia with an in-country immersion program. Students begin with an intensive introduction to the Indonesian language in Arizona and acquire basic communication skills in classes that run 4 hours a day, with tutoring and cultural activities in the afternoon. Indonesian students will live together in a dorm near campus. Students then travel to Denpasar, Bali, for an assisted full immersion experience, living in host families and learning to navigate daily life through one-on-one 'real-life' exercises with local language coaches.
Program Website: Project GO @ Arizona State University CLI
Application Deadline: January 13, 2021
Separate application?: No, a separate application is not needed.
How to Apply:
Students interested in applying for this program should apply through the Project GO national application - https://www.rotcprojectgo.org/apply-now
There are no prerequisites for beginning students.
13-Credit, 12-Week Combination Program:
Surrounded by supportive Indonesian speakers, receiving daily hands-on training, and not speaking English for 4 weeks, students make extremely rapid progress and are expected to exit the program with a proficiency of Intermediate Low or better.
Students spend 3 hours/day in class while overseas, reviewing material covered in Arizona, supplementing it with new structures, and activating their knowledge by using it in daily on-the-street activities with the language coaches. Students also participate in weekend trips, in Indonesian, also with their coaches.
ABOUT THE LOCATION
Arizona State University is a large, metropolitan university. The main campus, housing 64,000 students, is located in Tempe, 15 minutes by light rail from Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport. Emblematic of the lively, eclectic atmosphere of Tempe is the city's main street, Mill Avenue.
The capital of the island of Bali, Denpasar is a vibrant and growing city of 800,000, known for its fusion of traditional and modern culture.
Course Webpage: https://melikian.asu.edu/cli/indonesian/first-year
Name: Irina Levin
Email Address: [email protected]
Thank you very much.