Critical Language Scholarship Program | Dalian, China
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Dalian, China

Program Dates:

June 07 - July 30, 2021

Hosting Institution:

Dalian University of Technology

Pro­gram Overview

The CLS Program’s vir­tu­al pro­gram­ming in 2021 com­pris­es approx­i­mate­ly 20 hours of lan­guage activ­i­ties per week, including:

  • 10 hours of face-to-face (syn­chro­nous) small group class 
  • 10 – 15 hours of syn­chro­nous and asyn­chro­nous activities:
    • Indi­vid­ual feed­back ses­sions with instructors
    • Asyn­chro­nous instruc­tion, such as review­ing video recordings 
    • Cul­tur­al activities
    • Indi­vid­ual and group home­work assignments 
    • Direct­ed inde­pen­dent study
    • Reg­u­lar meet­ings with a lan­guage part­ner for con­ver­sa­tion practice

The Chi­nese pro­gram in Dalian is host­ed by Dalian Uni­ver­si­ty of Tech­nol­o­gy (DLUT). Found­ed in 1949, DLUT was estab­lished orig­i­nal­ly as the School of Engi­neer­ing of Dalian Uni­ver­si­ty. DLUT has three cam­pus­es and over 34,700 full-time stu­dents, with more than 700 inter­na­tion­al stu­dents. CLS class­es take place on the Ling­shui cam­pus of the university.