VENICE–The University of Venice (Department of Eurasian Studies and "Centro Linguistico Interfacolt")–in collaboration with the Cultural Association "Padus-Araxes," will conduct its intensive summer course in Armenian Language and Culture from August 1-20–with examinations on August 21–2006.
The course has three basic levels from absolute beginner to advanced. Lessons take place from Monday to Friday five hours a day in the morning. Various cultural initiatives also accompany the course. Lodging is provided at a Student Home (Residenza Abbazia) in Venice. To apply for the program–you must be at least eighteen years old.
Tuition for the program is ? 650. Of this amount–? 400 must be sent as a registration fee by May 31–2006. After this date the registration fee will be ? 500. The total amount must be paid on arrival in one of the main Western currencies. There are no refunds. There is a 10% discount for those who have already attended the course–at least twice–as well as to a close relative (parents–brothers–husband/wife) of a previous program participant.
The fee for lodging accommodations for the period of July 30-August 22: ? 800 for a single room–? 600 for a double room. Lunch or dinner can be bought at the Student Home for ? 7.
Applications must be completed personally and in writing. Please include a phone number–fax number–and email address with application.
For more information or an application–fax +39.041.2414448 or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. For urgent information you can call +39.041.2414448 on Monday and Thursday morning from 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM–or +39.347.4562981 from 8:00 to 10:00 PM on Tuesday–Wednesday–and Friday (Italian time). In case you do not reach anyone–leave a clear–easy to understand message with your name and phone number.