Communication & Culture (Three-week Program)
The Communication and Culture Program is a compressed, short-term program that allows students to practice their English skills over three weeks. During this time, students will receive 30+ hours of classroom instruction, fun workshops, exciting sociocultural activities, and field trips. Students of all ability levels are welcome.
Dates & Fees
Monday, August 3, 2020
Friday, August 21, 2020
Tuition (living on-campus)
Tuition (living off-campus)
Can't be away from home for the full length of the program? We understand! Join the first two weeks of this program at a reduced cost. Please contact email@example.com for more information.
If your educational institution is a partner of Memorial University, you may be eligible for a discounted rate. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more details about this offer.
How to Apply
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Students can stay in residence on Memorial University’s campus, which is within walking distance of downtown St. John’s and its beautiful harbour. Accommodations will be either apartment-style or dormitory-style, depending on availability. All accommodations have some form of shared kitchen, bathroom, and common room, as well as access to laundry facilities. Meals are not included in tuition.
There is a public bus system for the cities of St. John’s and Mount Pearl. These buses service all the major hubs in the area from roughly 6:30 to 23:00 (individual routes vary). Information for new bus users can be found on their Quick Start Guide.
Additionally, students will be greeted at the airport by staff from Memorial University.
In addition to attending classes, students will have many opportunities to visit local historic/scenic sites and to participate in various activities These activities will be led by conversation leaders.
Activities may include
- Whale/bird watching
- The Rooms (museum)
- East Coast Trail (hiking)
- Wall climbing
- Royal St. John's Regatta
- Buskers Festival
- and many more!
*Activities are dependent on weather and availability. The above list is tentative and subject to change.
The following holiday will occur during the program:
- Regatta Day, Wednesday, August 7, 2019 (may be rescheduled due to weather)
There will be no regular classes on this day; however, some outside of class activities may take place. These activities may be led by conversation leaders, and the activities may or may not be related to the observed holiday.