19:47NORTH AMERICAN EUROPEAN SUMMER ACADEMY SCHLOSS HOFEN (near BREGENZ, AUSTRIA) from July 19th to August 4th, 2009
The Centre International de Formation Europeenne offers a North American European Summer Academy for students (minimum two years of post-secondary education) in Schloss Hofen, near Bregenz, Austria. Applications from European and North American students are welcome. The working language is English. Students successfully passing an exam will have the possibility to acquire ECTS academic credits (6 ECTS).
A wide variety of experts including academics, social scientists and practitioners from Europe and North America will teach in this program. Classes will deal with the situation in Europe, Canada and the United States, transatlantic security and economic issues such as for example NATO, commercial relations between North America and Europe and also with the contemporary challenges of transatlantic relations.
The entire summer school program is based in the education Centre Schloss Hofen. This former castle will be home to students for the duration of the program. Students and lecturers will be accommodated here and meals will take place here. It is located in the Voralberg mountains within fifteen minutes walk of Lake Constance, barbecues on the beach, boat trips to Austria, Switzerland and Germany. Group activities and excursions constitute an important part of the summer school. Bicycles are available at the castle, tennis courts nearby (special rates for Summer Academy Students).
Fees, as detailed in the registration form available toward our establishment, include :