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*WCU Summer in Austria: Actilingua in Vienna
Vienna, Austria (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Summer
This program is currently not accepting applications.
Dates / Deadlines:
There are currently no active application cycles for this program.
Fact Sheet:
Language of Instruction: German
GPA:
2.0
Housing Options:
Campus Dormitory Area of Study: Language Studies
Program Type: WCU Faculty-Led Credit Type: Transfer Credit
Available to Non-WCU Students:
No Faculty/Staff Director: Joseph Moser
Program Requirements/Prerequisites: GER 101 College: Arts & Sciences
Program Description:
PROGRAM DESCRIPTION
Students will earn 6 pass/fail transfer credits at WCU in either German 201 and 202 or at a higher level depending on the students placement in German. Students will receive 80 hrs of instruction from Actilingua (a language school in Vienna) and another 10 hrs of mandatory instruction from Dr. Moser during excursions in Vienna, Austria; Salzburg, Austria; Budapest, Hungary; and Bratislava, Solvakia.
 
LOCATION
Vienna, Austria
 
ACCOMMODATION
All participants will be housed in Actilingua-arranged student housing in Vienna.

LANGUAGE
German
 
COURSE INFORMATION
Students will earn 6 credit hours of coursework for their time in Vienna.  Courses will range from GER 102 through GER 412, depending on a placement test they complete prior to the program. All participants must have completed GER 101 prior to the start of the program.
 
EXAMPLES OF EXCURSIONS
Excursions include: Walking tour of Vienna with Dr. Moser; Tours with Dr. Moser at Vienna City Museum; Military History Museum; Schönbrunn Palace; Belvedere Palace Österreichische Galerie; Hohensalzburg; Castle Hill Budapest; and Castle Bratislava.
 
PROGRAM COSTS (estimated and subject to change)
Description Amount In Euros
(if applicable)
Amount in Dollars
Actilingua Tuition and Fees
(paid to Actilingua)
€1,931.80 US $2,163 (approximate)
WCU Program & Application fees
(paid to WCU) 
  $495
Required International Insurance    $70 (approximate)
Approximate total cost
(subject to exchange rate) 
  $2,728
 
FINANCIAL AID
Students are encouraged to consider applying for a scholarship available through the Department of Languages and Cultures (deadline Nov. 1), as well as researching general study abroad scholarships on the Center for International Programs website.
 
CONTACT INFORMATION
Dr. Joseph W. Moser
jmoser2@wcupa.edu
610-436-0062


 

 
This program is currently not accepting applications.