The Bard-Smolny Summer Language Intensive (SLI) provides a challenging language immersion opportunity for students who have completed between 2 and 6 semesters of college-level Russian, or its equivalent. Students can choose to enroll for 4 or 8 weeks; the 4 week program focuses on solidifying language concepts already covered while improving langauge skills, and the 8 week program is the equivalent of 1 year at a North American institution.
The 4 week program runs from mid-June through mid-July
The 8 week program is offered from mid-June through early August.
Application Deadline is March 1, 2012. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis and students are encouraged to apply early.
To start an application visit http//bard.studioabroad.com/?go=sli.
Students attend regular Smolny courses side-by-side with Russian student while continuing to work on their language skills during the academic year with the Bard-Smolny program. More information on this opportunity is available at www.smolny.org. The application Deadline for the Fall 2012 semester/2012-2013 academic year is April 1, 2012.