Temple Summer in Taiwan: The Global Good Program
- Early July through late-July
Language of instruction
- Except for approximately six hours of practical/survival lectures in Chinese language, all instruction is in English.
- The Chinese language course will be taught by selected professional Chinese language teachers, and will enable students can learn some practical chinese vocabulary and phrases related to Chinese culture and society.
National Taiwan University and the program director will organize a variety of co-cirricular cultural activities, lectures and field-trips throughout Taipei and other areas of Taiwan, as well as an orientation, campus tour, welcome and farewell ceremonies and luncheons.
NTU will also organize a variety of extra-curricular activities for local and international students, and students will have the opportunity to participate in a "buddies" program organized by NTU's Office of International Affairs to introduce international students to local students. The "buddies" are well-trained NTU students and their job is to help the international students adjust to NTU and life in Taipei.
Enrichment activities are tentative and subject to change. After the program is confirmed and prior to departure, accepted students will received details about scheduled activities and excursions.
Douglas Greenfield is the Senior Associate Director of the Intellectual Heritage Program, will serve as Program Director for the Temple Summer in Taiwan: Global Good program.
Taipei, the capital of Taiwan, is a large urban area in the northern part of Taiwan. With a population of over 2 million, the city offers many of the cultural and other amenities of a major metropolitan area.
- Classrooms equipped with smart technology
- Computer labs and campus Wi-Fi
- Student Union
- Gym and Sports facilities
- Creative Arts Center
- Art & Exhibition Galleries
- Shops and Cafes
- Administrative offices
- Students can take advantage of the university dining halls, but there is no meal plan.
- Housing placements are tentative and subject to change. After the program is confirmed and prior to departure, accepted students will received details about housing placement.
Open to qualified students matriculated at U.S. colleges and universities.
Applying to the program
Application Deadline: February 15