Universidade Federal de Ouro Preto (UFOP) is pleased to announce its first "International Summer Programme", a 3-week course with a diversified program which involves an intensive module of 45 hours of Portuguese as a foreign language and more 3 modules about culture, cuisine and Brazilian dances. The programming will also offer cultural tours with trips to Inhotim, Belo Horizonte´s Cultural Circuit, and even a visit to a local alembic.
The target audience are foreigners, academics or not, interested in Brazilian culture and motivated to know the city of Ouro Preto and its region and also the Federal University of Ouro Preto.
Starting on 11 July, the course will coincide with the Winter Festival of Ouro Preto and Mariana, one of the most traditional of the country, in which participants can enjoy numerous cultural and artistic events that happened in the city during this period. Finally, the course will finish on 29 July, one week before the Olimpic Games at Rio de Janeiro.
More information about deadlines, registration and fees are at the flyer enclosed and also can be found on the website of the UFOP´s International Office: http://www.caint.ufop.br/summercourse