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Summer school - Learn Romanian

Sibiu, 24th of July - 4th of August 2017
 
7th edition
Sibiu - main square 
 
We thank all the participants in the 2016 edition of the summer school!
 
Registration form:                     Sibiu Summer School - Registration.
How to get to Sibiu:                   Summer School - FAQ section.
Photo gallery of the city of Sibiu: Sibiu photo gallery
Description
 
ROLANG School organizes the 7th edition of the summer school on Romanian language between 24th of July - 4th of August 2017, in the city of Sibiu.
 
Formerly the center of the Transylvanian Saxons, the old city of Sibiu was ranked as "Europe's 8th most idyllic place to live" by Forbes and was designated a European Capital of Culture for the year 2007, in tandem with Luxembourg (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sibiu).
 
The program includes morning activities (30 hours of class courses) and afternoon activities (8 hours of immersion courses, museum visit, film screenings, guided tour of Sibiu city center, social parties, optional trip to the Village Museum in Sibiu).
 
Schedule

Morning activities: Language courses
 
The morning language program includes 30 hours of Romanian language for beginner, intermediate and advanced level.
Students will be divided into 4 groups (A1, A2, B1, B2), according to their level of Romanian.
With an assessment test sent via e-mail, each student will be evaluated and placed in the correct group.
 
Class course schedule: 3 hours / day, from Monday to Friday, from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm
 
Courses location: Department of Journalism, Faculty of Social & Human Sciences, Lucian Blaga University, 3 Brutarilor Street, Sibiu  (Departamentul de Jurnalism, Facultatea de Științe Socio-umane, Universitatea Lucian Blaga, strada Brutarilor nr. 3, Sibiu)
 
Afternoon activities
 
- 4 immersion courses: 8 hours, twice a week, from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm
 
- guided tour of Sibiu city center (English speaking guide): on Monday, the 24th of July, from 3 pm to 5 pm
 
- 1 museum visit (English speaking guide): on Wednesday, the 26th of July, from 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm
 
- 3 film screenings and discussions (English subtitles): during 3 afternoons, from 3:00 pm to 5:30 pm
 
- 2 social parties: on Wednesdays  (July 26 and August 2), from 7:00 to 9:30 pm

Language levels and course curricula

The language levels are established according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.

The beginner level (A1 and A2 level) develops basic communication skills on Romanian language, by learning familiar everyday phrases and words and basic grammar notions.

The intermediate level (B1 and B2 level) develops skills such as communication about familiar topics, understanding texts with a high frequency in a conversation, writing messages or short compositions describing feelings, emotions and impressions.

The advanced level (C1 and C2 level) aims in developing spontaneous conversations on various topics, comprehension of long and complex texts or compositions, understanding of any kind of spoken Romanian language.

The course curricula is adapted to the students, with favorite topics arranged around the student's interests. The teaching method is based on communication. Conversations and communication activities alternates with comprehension, vocabulary and grammar exercises.

More info about the course curricula here: http://rolang.ro/Romanian-course-curricula.php

The instructors are Ph.D. holders, authors of Romanian manuals for foreigners and University of Bucharest teachers.

Language certificate

At the end of the course, the students will have a test and will receive a certificate proving their level of Romanian.
 
Fee
 
There are three types of fee, according to the package you would like to book:
 
 
1) 270 euros: morning activities & social parties
 
The package includes: 30 hours of class courses, final test, language certificate, social parties.

Class course schedule: from Monday to Friday, from 9:30 to 12:30 o'clock

Social parties: on Wednesdays  (July 26 and August 2), from 7:00 to 9:30 pm
 
 
2) 325 euros: morning activities, immersion courses (afternoon activities), social parties
 
Morning activities: 30 hours of class courses, final test, language certificate
 
Class courses schedule: from Monday to Friday, from 9:30 to 12:30 o'clock
 
Immersion courses: 8 hours, twice a week, from 15:00 to 17:00 o'clock
 
Social parties: on Wednesdays  (July 26 and August 2), from 7:00 to 9:30 pm
 
 
3) 345 euros: full package: morning & afternoon activities, social parties
 

Morning activities: 30 hours of class courses, final test, language certificate

 
Afternoon activities: 8 hours of immersion courses, museum visit, film screenings, city center guided tour
 
Social parties: on Wednesdays  (July 26 and August 2), from 7:00 to 9:30 pm
 
 
Optional trip at "Astra" Village Museum in Sibiu

On Saturday, the 29th of July 2017, from 10:30 to 15:30 o'clock
 
Price: 23 euros / student (transportation, guide, entrance ticket, lunch included in the price)
 
The "Astra" Museum in Sibiu is the largest open-air museum in Romania, and the second-largest museum of this kind in Europe. 
 
 
Manual
The "Learn Romanian" package (812 pages - manual, exercise book, USB flash card) costs 39 euros.
Discounted price for the summer school students: 30 euros (23% discount).
More info on the "Manual" page.

 
Accommodation
 
Please contact the organizers and specify the type of accommodation you would like to book: 2, 3 or 4 star accommodation.
 

Course withdrawal policy

If you inform the ROLANG team before the course commencement date about your withdrawal, we will be able to refund you the course fee (or the advance payment), without an administrative charge of 10%.

If you do the same but within 2 (two) months before the course commencement date, we will refund you the course fee, without an administrative charge of 20%.

If you inform us within 1 (one) week before the course commencement date, we will refund you the course fee (or the advance payment made), without an administrative charge of 40%.

No credits are reimbursed after the course starts.

 
 
Payment method
 
The fees contain VAT and can be paid in various ways: 
(1) credit card (euros via PayPal) 
(2) transfer from a PayPal account
(3) bank transfer in euros
(4) bank transfer in lei (RON)
(5) cash at our headquarters in lei (RON), at the National Bank Rate from the payment day
 
The applicants agree to pay all commissions, fees, charges or expenses related to the transfer of money.
 
 
Getting to Sibiu
 
More information on how to get to Sibiu you can find in the Summer School - FAQ section.