Acquire the cultural, social,
and business skills necessary to communicate on a daily basis with the public
and professional community through an intensive six-week immersion in Taipei.
The program offers not only language instruction coordinated in collaboration
with National Taiwan University, but also field trips to international
companies, tea factories, government offices, night markets, theatres,
industrial parks, the National Palace Museum, and natural scenic sites. Local
experts are invited to discuss topics on Chinese culture such as calligraphy,
the arts, Chinese painting and theatre. Discussions of Taiwan's history,
politics, economics, and business are also conducted by local experts.
July 1, 2012 – August 11, 2012
Options: Student Dorms or Stay with relatives (save $850 off the program fee)
Total Cost** $3,716 - $5,190
aid is available for UC Berkeley students who are enrolled in at least 6 units
during the summer. Please contact the Financial Aid Office for details. All
other students should contact the financial aid office at their home
institution for more information.
Program fee includes room, some meals, excursions and other program-related
costs. For estimates of these costs, and to discuss how they factor into
financial aid, please call Summer Sessions and speak to one of our Study Abroad
** Total cost
does not include round trip airfare, textbooks, extra meals or personal