The 2011 South Asia Summer Language Institute at the U. of Wisconsin will run from June 13 – August 5.

SASLI 2010 class photos are now available on each languages’ course page.
Courses Offered – Summer 2011
Bengali, Gujarati, Hindi, Malayalam,
Marathi, Pali, Pashto, Punjabi,
Sanskrit, Sindhi, Sinhala, Tamil,
Telugu, Tibetan, Urdu

Each course will be offered at the elementary and intermediate levels except Pali, which will be offered at the elementary level only. There will be no classes offered beyond the intermediate level. Nepali will not be offered in SASLI 2011. Interested students should investigate the Cornell Summer Intensive Nepali Program.

Program Fee:The SASLI program fee for the 8-week program in 2011 is $3,400. The program fee does not include the cost of textbooks, or living expenses. It does include the UW-Madison assessment fee. UW-Madison in-state undergraduates will be charged regular undergraduate tuition for 8 credits as posted on the UW Registrar’s Office Website.

Institutional & 3rd-Party Payment Information
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Course Info: SASLI offers elementary and intermediate levels of modern South Asian languages, as well as Sanskrit. Pali will be offered only at the elementary level. SASLI prepares students for subsequent training domestically and abroad. SASLI is currently held on the campus of the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Students may only register for one language per summer. This 8-week program offers the equivalent of two full semesters of academic study.

Credits: Upon completion of the program, students will receive 8 credits and a letter grade (A-F). Upon request, the Registrar of the University of Wisconsin-Madison will issue a transcript for coursework at SASLI.

Classroom hours of instruction:
Monday through Friday: 4 hours each day
8:30 – 1:00 PM (with a break from 10:30-11:00 AM)

Classes may be cancelled due to low enrollment. Please be sure to apply to SASLI as early as possible to help ensure that your class will be offered.

SASLI Program info
University of Wisconsin

204 Ingraham Hall
1155 Observatory Drive
Madison, WI 53706
Ph: 608-261-1194
Fax: 608-265-3062

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