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2017 High School Summer Bridge Program - Portuguese Program

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Date:

Mon, 6/5/2017 - Fri, 6/16/2017
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Please note: this event occurred in the past!

Event Type:

Summer Camp

Participation Details:

  • Registration/Application required
  • Participation is limited:
    For high school students.

Address(es):

Phone:

  • 217-333-3182

Email:

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Description:

Dates & Times

June 5 - 16 (M-F), 2017, from 9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. each day.

Information

View the High School Summer Bridge - Portuguese flyer (pdf)

Course Description

  • Two-week introductory course directed to High School students 
  • 3.5 hours of daily instruction  
  • Introduction to the Portuguese language for two weeks
  • Immersion in Brazilian culture  
  • Language materials created by our instructors 
  • Activities supported with authentic aural/visual materials (music, films, and videos) 
  • Daily cultural activities designed to introduce students to highlights of Brazilian art, music, history, and food
  • No prior knowledge of Portuguese assumed
  • Enrollment limited to 12 students in one class

Course Objectives & Outcomes

  • Understand, produce, and maintain simple conversations on everyday topics. 
  • Acquire basic understanding of: Brazilian culture, Brazilian populations, and Brazilian geography.
  • Produce materials to be made available in the Center for Latin America and Caribbean Studies (CLACS)-Portuguese website.

Activities

  • Movie and Discussion
  • Music/Dance Activity
  • Invited speaker on Brazilian cultural topic
  • Brazil Geography and Populations
  • Travel Highlights

Registration & Costs

Visit the CLACS Outreach webpage for Registration links and full details.

  • Course fee: Free (includes materials)
  • Registration deadline: Friday, April 21, 2017
  • NOTE: Since space is limited, checks will not be cashed until participation in the program is confirmed. Selections will be based on teachers' recommendations.

Partners Outside the University of Illinois:

Partners Within the University of Illinois:

  • Department of Spanish & Portuguese

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