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|Restrictions:||Gustavus applicants only|
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|Program Provider:||CIEE - Council on International Educational Exchange||Program Term(s):||Semester/Year|
|Minimum Class Standing:||Sophomore||Minimum GPA:||2.75|
|Prerequisites:||No||Previous Language Study Req?:||No|
|Language of Instruction:||English||Language courses offered:||Mandarin Chinese|
|Housing Options:||Homestay, Residence Hall||Areas of Study:||Art History, Asian Studies, Chinese Language & Literature, Cultural Studies, Taiwanese|
|Program Design:||Study Center, Theme based||Additional Program Options:||Internship, Research Project, Volunteer|
CIEE Intensive Chinese Language and Culture Program in Taipei, Taiwan
Explore beyond the classroom, and gain confidence in your Chinese language skills on CIEE’s Intensive Chinese Language and Culture program in Taipei. There’s so much to explore in this comfortable, livable city in the heart of Taiwan. By engaging with locals, you’ll improve your language skills, and make long-lasting professional connections and friends. A for-credit internship or independent research project ensures you gain real-world experience, and intercultural workshops led by experts introduce you to this country’s rich traditions.
In Taipei you will:
- Further your study of traditional Chinese characters and improve your standard Mandarin Chinese through small, intensive language classes, while Cultural Ambassadors and Taiwanese roommates help guide you through the culture and language
- Elective course taught in English that explores Taiwanese identity through its contemporary art and culture
- Engage and earn credit through an organizational internship or independent research
Please check the CIEE website for final program dates, and speak with your CIEE Study Abroad Advisor prior to booking airfare.