Beijing: Language Intensive
Sponsor: IES Abroad
Location: Beijing, China
Description:With small classes, a high-quality language curriculum, daily tutorials, and a Center-wide language pledge, this program offers students the opportunity to rapidly expand their knowledge of spoken and written Chinese. In addition, students take up to two area studies courses taught in English or Chinese, experience excursions and field trips as part of the curriculum, and have the option of participating in a for-credit internship.
- Full Year
See the Internships and Service Learning page for more information about earning credit for internships.
To apply, Northwestern students must:
- Complete an NU Study Abroad Application by the appropriate deadline
- Complete an IES application by the program's deadline
Languages: Chinese, English
Language Requirements:1 year or the equivalent of college-level Chinese
Housing:Residence hall with a Chinese roommate or home stay
Program Costs:Estimated costs, Fall 2012
(See the program site for the most updated cost information.)