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University of Florida in Rio de Janeiro

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Program Information


Rio de Janeiro, Brazil





Minimum Language Requirement

Completion of the L2 level of host language, or equivalent.

Area of Focus

Arts & Humanities


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This program is currently suspended. Check the program's website for updates on when it will run again.

The University of Florida Language and Culture Program in Rio de Janeiro is a 6-week, FLAS-certified program offering 140 contact hours of classroom instruction in Portuguese. Classes and assignments are based on the 5 “C’s” of Language Learning:  Communication, Culture, Communities, Comparisons, and Connections. All classroom activities and assignments involve intensive language instruction in Portuguese. The program offers three levels: intermediate, advanced intermediate and advanced, plus a cultural component for all levels. Classes are held at the IBEU (Instituto Brasil-Estados Unidos); located in the heart of the Copacabana section of Rio de Janeiro.

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Detailed information about this program, including courses, housing, and fees, is available on the program website.

In order to study abroad for credit, you must complete two applications. You will need to both apply to your program for admission (via the program website) and apply to Yale for approval to receive credit.

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