Critical Language Scholarship Program | Malang, Indonesia

Malang, Indonesia

Program Dates:

June 14 - August 06, 2021

Hosting Institution:

Universitas Negeri Malang

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 Indonesian program is hosted by Universitas Negeri Malang (UM), one of the oldest teaching institutions in Indonesia, dating back to 1954. UM is considered to be one of the premiere institutions in Indonesia for the teaching of educators, professors, and teachers of Indonesian as a second language. UM has been hosting the CLS Indonesian Program since its inception in 2010. The CLS Program has become well integrated into the university culture and CLS students quickly find themselves accepted as a part of the student community. You can find out more about UM on their website.