Czech language programme SUMMER FLAS PRAGUE
The Czech language programme – SUMMER FLAS PRAGUE is an intensive seven week language course arranged exclusively for US undergraduate and graduate students who are in receipt of a summer fellowship from the Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowship programme.
The Czech language programme – SUMMER FLAS PRAGUE meets criteria set by U. S. Department for Education for approving overseas summer programmes.
The course is organized by Centre for Language Learning (CLL), Institute for Learning and Preparatory Studies (ILPS), Charles University.
The course contains 140 hours of language instruction on intermediate level. The required minimum knowledge of applicants is Novice High, best Intermediate Low of the American language framework ACTFL. You can see the exact language levels descriptions and you can test your language knowledge using Can do statements according to ACTFL.
The course also offers non-language activities - some of them are part of the study programme - such as orientation, Prague city walks, library excursions, film screening.
Other extra – curricular cultural / social events are optional and their costs are not included in the price of the course (exhibitions, theatre or music performances).
We also offer outside Prague weekend trips.
See the detailed summer course 2018 schedule.
The course focuses on practical as well as academic language and communication. We strike a balance between spoken and written communication, as well as between reading and listening skills, without overlooking grammar. It corresponds to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages as well as to American Language Framework ACTFL. Individual student support is an integral part of the programme, as well as consulting students´projects and their presentation.
See FLAS Syllabus 2018.
Centre for Language Learning
All course participants receive a certificate of participation and successful completion of the course. The certificates are issued by the Institute for Language and Preparatory Studies, Charles University.
Any interested participants have the option of taking a Czech Language Certificate Examination, we also offer a preparatory course for this exam. The cost of the certified exam and the preparatory course is not included in the cost of the course; however participants of the Czech language programme SUMMER FLAS PRAGUE can enrol at a discounted price.
See detailed information.
Accommodation is offered within the building where the SUMMER FLAS course will be held.
Vratislavova dormitory, Vratislavova 29/10, Prague 2 (see the map)
• Twin room with facilities - 772 Euro/course
• Single room with facilities - 986 Euro/course
• Single room with facilities shared by two rooms - 936 Euro/course
Prices are listed for one person. Once the accommodation fee is paid, it is not refundable.
4 June - 20 July, 2018 (7 weeks)
EUR 1 165 (for tuition and course materials), if there are fewer than 6 students in a group, the price will increase correspondingly
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Afternoon programme varies day to day – see the detailed schedule of the course 2018.
Individual extra tutorial support sessions available.
Vratislavova 29/10, Praha 2
Course guarantor: Zdenka Pražáková