2013 Summer Language Institutes and Offerings
Summer language instruction at the University of Wisconsin-Madison is via individual course offerings, which are available to any UW student (including special students) as well as intensive summer language institutes, which grant UW-Madison credit but have their own application procedures.
Summer Language Offerings (individual course offerings)
Click on the links to home departments for the following courses for more information.
American Sign Language
(Department of Rehabilitation Psychology and Special Education 194-660): ASL I, II*
(French 101, 102, 203): First, Second, and Third Semester
(German 101/401, 203/403): First Semester/First Semester for Graduate Students, Third Semester/Third Semester for Graduate Students
(East Asian 203 and 204): Third and Fourth Semester
(Slavic 101 and 102; 117 and 118; 279): Intensive First, Second, and Third Years
Spanish (Spanish 101**, 102, 203, 204, 226, etc.): First through Fifth Semesters and more
*American Sign Language is currently offered during summer session instruction period by the Department of Rehabilitation Psychology and Special Education. Enrollment is limited; please contact the Department Administrator, Jenni Hart, (firstname.lastname@example.org or 608-263-5860) for more information.
**Spanish 101 is only offered at UW-Madison during the summer, not during the academic year.
Summer Language Institutes
For more information on the following programs, please see the Wisconsin Intensive Summer Language Institutes.
Arabic, Persian and Turkish Language Immersion Institute (APTLII)
The UW-Madison Arabic, Persian, and Turkish Language Immersion Institute (APTLII) is an eight-week intensive summer language immersion program for undergraduates, graduate students, and professionals. Outside of the classroom, students commit to using their target language at all times - in their shared living space on campus, at meals, and at co-curricular activities that combine to create a language immersion experience.
Central Eurasian Studies Summer Institute (CESSI)
The Central Eurasian Studies Summer Institute (CESSI) offers intensive Central Eurasian language courses alongside a cultural enhancement program which introduces students to the rich world of Central Eurasian history and culture.
South Asia Summer Language Institute (SASLI)
The South Asia Summer Language Institute (SASLI) is a formal educational collaboration of the US Department of Education-designated Title VI National Resource Centers for South Asia. SASLI is dedicated to training students, faculty, and professionals in the languages of South Asia.
Southeast Asian Studies Summer Institute (SEASSI)
SEASSI is an eight-week intensive language training program for undergraduates, graduate students and professionals.
Summer Intensive Portuguese Institute