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Brazil

Yale Summer Session in Paraty & Rio de Janeiro: Elementary Portuguese for Romance Language Speakers I & II + Culture

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An intensive elementary program in Portuguese language emphasizing development of all language skills, with an introduction to Brazilian cultural history which covers essential themes and figures from 1500 to the present; conducted in English with sessions in Portuguese in Brazil. This program completes the Portuguese language requirement for Latin American Studies majors. The...

Croatia, Republic of

Yale Summer Session in Dubrovnik: History & Culture of Southeastern Europe

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Multidisciplinary study from antiquity to modernity. The program covers the Byzantine presence and the remnants of the Roman world; consequences of the schism between Rome and Constantinople; barbarian kingdoms and the medieval city-states; Ottoman incursions and millets; Renaissance and Baroque; beginning of nationalism and modern national integration; national revolutions,...

Czech Republic

Yale Summer Session in Prague: Cinematic Storytelling in Prague

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An intensive, hands-on exploration of the history, theory, tools and techniques of narrative filmmaking offered jointly by Yale and FAMU, the national film and television academy of the Czech Republic. The program interweaves a Yale seminar, in which students learn the fundamental principles and techniques of cinematic storytelling via readings, screenings, discussions and...

Yale Summer Session in Prague: In Kafka's Spirit: Prague Film and Fiction

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An introduction to Prague’s intellectual culture and the Jewish question through contemporary film, fiction, history, language, sightseeing, and students’ film projects (screenwriting, acting, making short films) and traveling. Travels in the Czech Republic and selected countries of former Austro-Hungary (Vienna, Budapest, Piran, Trieste and Salzburg). Emphasis is on Kafka's...

Ecuador

Yale Summer Session in Quito: Advanced Spanish Language and Andean Culture

Yale Summer Session Programs Abroad (YSS)

This course is a language program that explores the cultures and history of the Andean peoples through Ecuadorian and Latin American literature and films. The objective is for the students to understand, from a personal point of view, the complex relationships of the region within the context of today's modernity and rapid globalization of society. The students will practice...

Yale Summer Session in Quito: Intermediate Spanish I & II + Culture

Yale Summer Session Programs Abroad (YSS)

This intermediate-level Spanish program offers intensive language study and sustained interaction with Ecuadorian culture. Development of proficiency in listening, speaking, reading, and writing through communicative activities rather than as a sequence of linguistic units. Analysis and discussion of the historical, social, and cultural development of Ecuador from Pre-Columbian...

France

Yale Summer Session in Auvillar: Travel Writing

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There are only two plots in all of literature, claimed the late John Gardner: the story of a journey, and of a stranger coming to town. Most travel literature is both: the story of a journey as well as a tale of a stranger, stepping into an alien land. This program examines a wide range of place-based literature, from long-form city portraits to travel memoir excerpts. Readings by...

Yale Summer Session in Paris: Advanced Culture and Conversation

Yale Summer Session Programs Abroad (YSS)

This program is an intensive oral practice for advanced students, which will bring you up-to-date with French culture and current events as you experience day-to-day life in one of the world’s most cosmopolitan cities. Students will study the language and explore the many facets of Paris. In small groups, students will conduct surveys and interviews, documenting their work with...

Yale Summer Session in Paris: Age of Cathedrals

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A study of the culture and monuments of the High Middle Ages in France, with visits to Notre-Dame de Paris, Saint Denis, Chartres, Sainte-Chapelle, Amiens, Beauvais, Reims, the Cité de l'Architecture, Cluny Museum,  and discussion of accompanying historical, literary, and philosophical works by Peter Abelard, Abbot Suger, Rutebeuf, Saint Bernard, Joinville, Thibaut de Champagne,...

Yale Summer Session in Paris: Belle Époque France

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A study of important works of literature, painting, sculpture, architecture, music, and the decorative arts in turn-of-the-century France (1870-1914). This course will acquaint students with the principal literary and artistic forms, social trends, political movements, scientific theories, and technological innovations of the Belle Époque, with visits to museums, architectural...

Yale Summer Session in Paris: Intermediate and Advanced French I & II

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An intensive program designed to perfect students' skills in understanding spoken and written French and in speaking and writing. Prepares students for further work in literary, language, and cultural studies as well as for non-academic use of French. Class will meet Monday thru Friday from 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. and students should expect about 2-3 hours of work outside the...

Germany

Yale Summer Session in Jena & Berlin: Intermediate German I & II

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An intensive, content-based language program that teaches linguistic skills through a variety of texts and media, with special emphasis on the culture and history of 12 German, Austrian and Swiss cities. Participants spend the first four weeks in Jena, a small town in the heart of Germany. There, students live with host families and have class from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Monday...

Italy

Yale Summer Session in Rome: Rome

Yale Summer Session Programs Abroad (YSS)

Rome was Aeneas’s new home, and heir to the glory of Greece. Under the Caesars, Rome was the seat of the most extraordinary imperial power the world has ever known. Rome was where Peter became the rock of the Church, and it remains the indisputable center of western Christendom. Rome was where Petrarch gazed out on the ruins of that ancient civilization; his ruminations gave rise...

Yale Summer Session in Siena: Elementary Italian I & II + Culture

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This program includes both intensive language study, encompasing the first two semesters, ITAL S110 & S120 of Elementary Italian, and cultural, with the course ITAL S154 Art, Literature, Cinema: Tuscan Identities, From the Etruscans through Today , while living and studying in the Tuscan city of Siena, engaging in travel and cultural encounters in Tuscany and Rome ITAL S154:...

Yale Summer Session in Siena: Intermediate Italian I & II + Culture

Yale Summer Session Programs Abroad (YSS)

This program includes both intensive language study, encompasing both semesters, ITAL S130 & S140, of Intermediate Italian, and cultural, with the course ITAL S235: Tuscany between Past and Present: A Literary, Historical, Cultural, and Geographical Journey in Tuscany (and beyond), while living and studying in the Tuscan city of Siena, engaging in travel and cultural...

Japan

Yale Summer Session in Tokyo: Humanities in Tokyo

Yale Summer Session Programs Abroad (YSS)

Surveys the cultural history of Tokyo through literature, film, art, anime and architecture and living spaces. Starting with the heyday of Edo when the city lent its name not only to the shogun’s capital, already a thriving urban center of over a million inhabitants, but to the historical period itself (1604-1868), we will examine the city’s reincarnation as the imperial...

Morocco

Yale Summer Session in Rabat: Advanced Modern Standard Arabic I & II

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An accelerated language program, which includes readings, composition exercises, review of Arabic grammar, listening skills, and conversation practice in standard Arabic. Concentration is placed on idiomatic expressions, vocabulary acquisition, in addition to focusing on reading and listening to extended passages.  Class will meet Mondays thru Friday from 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.;...

Yale Summer Session in Rabat: Intermediate Modern Standard Arabic I & II

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A program for second-year language students involving all four language skills; designed to improve students’ proficiency in aural and reading comprehension as well as in speaking and writing. Aims to develop a strong understanding of the linguistic features of the Arabic language with emphasis on comprehensive communication skills. Class will meet Mondays thru Friday from 8:00 a....

Russian Federation

Yale Summer Session in St. Petersburg: Fourth-Year Russian I + Culture

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An intensive "at-home-and-abroad" program featuring a semester’s worth of language study at the fourth year level of Russian. Students who wish to apply need to first contact Professor Constantine Muravnik. The program consists of a language course adjusted to the specific needs of each student. The language course meets only in St. Petersburg for 8 hours per week; it runs in...

Yale Summer Session in St. Petersburg: Second-Year Russian I & II + Culture

Yale Summer Session Programs Abroad (YSS)

An intensive "at-home-and-abroad" program featuring language study at the second year level of Russian. The program is a sequel to Live from Russia entitled Welcome Back!  It is also built around a contextualized video story of Kevin, Misha, Tanya, Olya et al. and uses a four-skill approach –reading, writing, listening, and speaking with the emphasis on grammatical structure and...

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