Our Teen Language Camps have gone digital! Travel may be restricted this summer, but you can still sharpen your language skills and soak in a new culture â€“ just in a new form.
Studying a language online this summer is a great way to get some social time with teens from around the world and give purpose to your time off and plus, youâ€™ll ensure youâ€™ll hit the ground running when you travel next year.
All you need is an eagerness to study and a computer with a camera.
For all the language class options listed below, students will take an online placement level test prior to their start date. The instructor will provide any class resources and materials to you digitally, via a shared folder, learning platform or email. All classes will run daily on weekdays, Monday-Friday.
The deadline to apply is at least 1 week prior to the Monday youâ€™d like to start! If youâ€™d prefer private lessons, please let us know.
Study Japanese for 8 hours/week, choosing any length between 1-6 weeks! This special online offer is for absolute beginners only. Studying Japanese this summer is a great way to get a head start for Summer 2021 or prepare to apply for a future High School Abroad program.
Students who complete a minimum of 16 hours of classes are eligible to receive university credits for an additional fee. If youâ€™re interested in this, please ask during the application process. Here are the details:
Class time options: 7-9pm EST or 9pm-11pm EST (8am-10am or 10am-12pm Japanese time), Monday-Thursday [US time]
Class sizes: Minimum of 2 students, up to 6 per class
This course is open to all levels â€“ beginner, intermediate, and advanced. Here are the details:
Class time: 10am-12pm EST (4pm-6pm Spain time)
Class sizes: Maximum of 10 students per class
Through over 10 hours/week of online Italian courses, students from all levels from complete beginner to advanced will focus on their language skills and also diving into the history and culture of Florence through multimedia resources. You may not be with your fellow classmates in person, but you can strengthen your Italian while sharing your love of Italian culture virtually with length options of 2, 4, or 6 weeks. Here are the details:
Class time options: 10am-12:30pm EST or 1pm-2:30pm EST (3pm or at 6pm Central European Time)
Class sizes: 4-8 students per class
The focus of these online German classes is on speaking, so expect a lot of interactive situation-related lessons â€“ and lots of laughs! All levels welcome, from complete beginners to advanced, for any length 1-6 weeks. Here are the details:
Class time: 9:30am-12pm EST (2:30pm-5pm Central European Time)
Class sizes: 4-8 students, maximum of 12
For length options 1-5 weeks, these French courses with native speakers from Quebec, Canada are for all levels. Students will strengthen their oral and written comprehension and expression â€“ and donâ€™t worry, there will be plenty of opportunity to interact with other teens in the class. Here are the details:
Class time: 10am-1pm EST
Start dates: Every Monday June 29-July 31
Class sizes: 5-15 students