University of Technology Sydney

977918 In-country Language and Culture Study

6cp; 2 x 3hrs seminars (one pre-departure and one after return from overseas); international program: up to 28 days intensive
Anti-requisite(s): 977913 In-country Language and Culture Study


This subject provides students with the opportunity to enhance their communication skills in another language and develop their intercultural awareness and knowledge of another society through completion of an intensive course of study with an international UTS partner organisation. It is offered in July and Summer sessions, however the specific programs and languages available may vary. Programs cater for a range of levels of language proficiency from beginner to intermediate. Students participate in classes at UTS before the start of their program and after to support their learning experience.

The international program includes classroom-based or virtual seminars. The subject enhances students' linguistic proficiency, intercultural communication skills and understanding of their own and others' cultures and encourages them to apply this knowledge to their future professional lives.

Students must be accepted into an approved international program such as UTS Global Short Programs and other pre-approved Faculty led international activities before submitting an eRequest to enrol. Students should attach confirmation of their acceptance to their eRequest.

Typical availability

July session, City campus
December session, City campus

The subject is usually offered in these sessions. To confirm availability check the UTS Timetable Planner.

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