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  • Locations: Strobl, Austria
  • Program Terms: Summer
  • Restrictions: ASC applicants only
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year Application Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2020 03/01/2020 04/15/2020 TBA TBA
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Program Classification: Independent Affiliated Housing Options: Shared Room (Non-homestay)
Minimum GPA: 2.0 Area Of Study: Economics, European Studies, German, History, Politics
Click here for a definition of this term Class Status: 1 - First Year, 2 - Sophomore, 3 - Junior Languages Available: English, German
Click here for a definition of this term Number of Credits: 5 Course Prerequisites: None
Does this section include a service learning or community engagement component?: No
Program Description:

ASC in Austria

German Language and European Studies

 
Strobl, Austria























PROGRAM DESCRIPTION
The University of Vienna Sommerhochschule offers a four week program of intensive German language courses in the afternoon and European Studies courses in the morning.  
  • German language courses are offered at four different levels of proficiency.  German language courses last four weeks
  • The European Studies courses are held in English and focus on Europe and the European Union.  They cover political, economic and legal, but also historical and cultural aspects of the multiple transportations Europe is currently going through.  European Studies courses last two weeks.
The univie: summer school is located near Salzburg, in the Salzkammergut region, one of Austria's most attractive summer vacation areas. 

Language courses will count as equivalent to German courses offered at ASC depending on the placement level at univie: summer school. Applicable elective courses will count as courses for a German major or minor, or as elective.  
 
  • Each German language course is worth 6 ECTS (3 US credits)
  • Each European Studies course is worth 4 ECTS (2 US credits)

PROGRAM DATES
July 13 - August 10, 2019

PROGRAM COSTS
  • Tuition:                     $ 2,250
  • Room & Board:        $ 1,450
  • Flight:                       $ 1,600*
  • Personal expenses: $    500*
*Estimated amounts
Please note that students are responsible for making their own travel arrangements and payments for the international flights, as well as for ground transportation to Univie: Summer School

SCHOLARSHIPS

There is a limited number of scholarships available through the University of Vienna Sommerhochschule. Students who are interested in applying have to submit these additional documents in Carta by the application deadline:

1. Proof of the applicant’s monthly net income: Pay-slip(s) or income tax return(s) from the applicant, on which the monthly net income is made apparent. Pay-slips may not be older than 3 months. Income tax returns should be from the recent year.

2. Proof of the monthly net income of the applicant’s parents (if the applicant is under 30): Pay-slip(s) or income tax return(s) from the applicant’s parents, on which the monthly net income is made apparent. Pay-slips may not be older than 3 months. Income tax returns should be from the recent year. If the applicant is over 30 no proof of the parent’s income has to be provided.

3. Proof of the monthly net income of the applicant’s partner or spouse (if the applicant is living in the same household): Pay-slip(s) or income tax return(s) from the applicant’s partner, on which the monthly net income is made apparent. Pay-slips may not be older than 3 months. Income tax returns should be from the recent year. If the applicant is not living in the same household with the partner, no proof of the partner’s income has to be provided.

4. Proof of any other existing financial support (e.g. scholarship, state support): Documents stating the kind of support, the amount granted and the period for which it is granted.

Documents can be accompanied by an explanation if necessary. All supporting documents have to be submitted in English or German


For more information about the program, please contact your study abroad advisor or the German Department at Agnes Scott College.