For master’s/PhD students | This Summer School offers a varied program with specialized courses in fields such as Chinese, Germanic, Indo-European, and Semitic languages and linguistics. During these two weeks of intense learning, you will be able to deepen as well as share your knowledge together with linguistics students and enthusiasts from all over the world. The program will be released at the end of December 2018. Registration opens in January 2019.
- Start date 22-07-19
- Duration 2 weeks
- Level Master | PhD
- Location Leiden
All courses are taught in English, which means that good knowledge of the English language is a basic requirement. Only the course on Russian literature is taught in Russian.
Why this Summer School? What's in it for me?
Active participation in a course stands for 2 ECTS. At the end of the Summer School, every participant will receive a certificate, which will indicate the courses followed and the amount of awarded ECTS credits. In order to get 5 ECTS credits (in total per course), participants can ask their teacher for an extra take-home examination, which will then be corrected and graded after the Summer School. If the student passes, he/she will receive a new certificate with the extra three ECTS from the organization.
Applicants are admitted on the basis of their previous training. A background in linguistics is highly recommended, as we mostly offer advanced courses on highly specific topics (aimed at master/PhD level students, or advanced bachelor students). If you do not have any background in this field, we'll ask you to provide us a motivation why you would like to follow this particular course. After admittance, we kindly ask you to make your payment as soon as possible.
- Margot Starkenburg