Domestic Study

 

DOMESTIC STUDY (SUMMER ONLY)

 

Project GO at the University of Wisconsin-Madison is able to fund the study of Hindi, Indonesian, Russian, and Urdu for Summer 2018.  The study of these critical languages take place on the campus of UW-Madison through intensive summer programs. For information about our study abroad language offerings, click on the Study Abroad tab above. Students are encouraged to apply to the program options for which they are eligible. 


Hindi or Urdu (Beginning, Intermediate, or Advanced) are offered in Madison through the South Asia Summer Language Institute (SASLI) from June 18 - August 10, 2018.  Classes are held from 8:30 am-1:00 pm, Monday through Friday, over the span of 8 weeks. The course covers two semesters of language study, and focuses on speaking, listening, reading and writing.  Various additional activities are scheduled throughout the summer, from outdoor conversation tables by the lake to ice cream socials, film, and lecture series. Students will need to apply for Hindi or Urdu at the SASLI website, but we encourage students to apply after receiving and accepting a Project GO award.  Be sure to apply through the National Project GO website by February 20, 2018 to be considered.  More information can be found on the SASLI website. The application for SASLI can be found here

 

Indonesian (Beginning, Intermediate, or Advanced) is offered in Madison through the Southeast Asian Studies Summer Institute (SEASSI) from June 18 - August 10, 2018. The course is equivalent to two semesters of study, with full academic year credit. Instruction is given in small individualized groups taught by a team consisting of a coordinator (usually a linguist specializing in Southeast Asian language pedagogy) and teachers who are native speakers of that language. Instruction is intensive, but Indonesian is a fun language to learn and the program includes additional activities outside of the classroom. Classes are held from 8:00 am to 12:30 pm, Monday through Friday. Students will need to apply for Indonesian at the SEASSI website, but we encourage students to apply after receiving and accepting a Project GO award.  Be sure to apply through the National Project GO website by February 20, 2018 to be considered. More information can be found at the SEASSI website. The application for SEASSI can be found here.

 

Russian (Beginning, Intermediate, or Advanced) is offered in Madison through the Department of Slavic Languages and Literature on the campus of the University of Wisconsin-Madison.  The course is an intensive, 8 credit course. Students applying for the Intermediate or Advanced level may need to take a placement exam within the first week of the course. Classes are held for four hours per day, Monday through Friday. The course covers two semesters of language study.  More information can be found at the Department of Slavic Languages and Literature website. Students awarded a Project GO award will need to apply as a UW-Madison Special Student; more information and the application can be found here.

On-campus housing is offered and highly encouraged. 

More information can be found at the National Project GO website.