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Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University: Mandarin Chinese (Study Abroad)

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E.g., Monday, September 21, 2020
E.g., Monday, September 21, 2020
E.g., Monday, September 21, 2020
Taipei, Taiwan
Mandarin Chinese
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Dates of Program: 
May 8, 2020
July 3, 2020



Program Type: 
Summer Study Abroad
Program Level: 
Year 2
Year 3
Year 4
Classroom/Study Hours: 
Year 2Year 3Year 4
Credits offered999
Number of Classroom Hours per week202020
Number of Self-Study/Homework Hours per week101010
Number of Hours With a Language Partner per week555
Number of Hours of Other Activities per week222

Year 2: 1) A Course in Contemporary Chinese 2, 2)  Taiwan Today

Year 3: Developing Chinese Fluency: Transitions: An Intermediate Chinese Course.

Year 4:1) Across the Straits: 22 Mini-scripts for Developing Advanced Listening Skills in Chinese.    2) A Course in Contemporary Chinese 4

Program Details: 

Welcome to Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Project GO summer 2020.  The program will be located at the National Chengchi University in the hilly suburb of Taipei, Taiwan.  Participantes can access the university dining halls, library, and gym.  Grocery stores and small restaurants are outside the campus gate.  Classes are M-F, 4 hours/day; M-TH there is also a 1/2 hour required tutoring.  Language Pledge is required.  Accommodation is double-occupancy hotel rooms, including extensive breakfast.  Through an embassador program, Chengchi students can have regular contact with the participants to help develop cultural understanding and intercultural communication skills.  Further details can be found HERE

All Project GO programs provide funding for:

  • Tuition/fees
  • Room and Board
  • Travel to/from study location
  • Books
  • Insurance
  • Visa

The following costs will not be included in Project GO Funding: personal spending money, personal travel, costs for obtaining a passport, medication, and expenses for dependents.

Please Note: Project GO participants planning to travel abroad MUST have a valid U.S. passport in their possession no later than 90 days before anticipated travel date. Many destinations require student visas, which take additional processing time. For further information, visit our FAQs.

Additional Details: 

This is a language pledge program.   

Application Deadline: 
January 13, 2020
Separate application?: 
No, a separate application is not needed.
How to Apply: 

Follow the link to apply throught the central application system:  

Please write your application essays carefully, ask your commanders and Chinese teachers for recommendations early, and keep up your grades.

Kim Beaird
Email Address: 

Thank you very much.