Registrations open for USAC short courses taught in English during academic break

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Registrations are open for USAC short courses taught in English during the academic break (July 2019), with the aim of providing English learning opportunities for undergraduate students at UFSC. These courses are also attended by international exchange students.

Requirements for registration:

  • be regularly enrolled at UFSC or UDESC;
  • have advanced level of English (listening and speaking skills);
  • have specific interest in the subject and availability to attend at least 90% of the classes.

Registration procedures:

Those interested in attending the courses must go to USAC’s office (Room 219, Building A – CCE) between 10 and 21 June 2019, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (Monday to Thursday), for a brief interview in English and to complete the registration. If it is not possible to register in person, please contact USAC’s office at +55 48 3721 6208 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (Monday to Thursday).

List of course offered in July 2019:

International Management

Instructor: Marco Antônio Seifriz

  • Meetings:Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays, from 9:10 a.m. to 12:40 p.m.
  • Location: School of Communication and Arts (CCE) – UFSC
  • Period: 03 July – 02 August
  • Total class hours: 45h
  • Seats available: 3
  • Students will receive a certificate at the end of the course.
  • Course description

Global Health issues

Instructor: Ale Mujica

  • Meetings:Mondays, Tuesdays and Fridays, from 9:10 a.m. to 12:40 p.m.
  • Location: School of Communication and Arts (CCE) – UFSC
  • Period: 03 July – 02 August
  • Total class hours: 45h
  • Seats available: 3
  • Students will receive a certificate at the end of the course.
  • Course description

The Psychology of Happiness: What Brazilians Know

Instructor: Brian Burke – Fort-Louis College US

  • Meetings: Tuesdays and Thursdays, from 9:10 a.m. to 12:40 p.m, and Mondays, from 1:30 p.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Location: School of Communication and Arts (CCE) – UFSC
  • Period: 03 July – 02 August
  • Total class hours: 45h
  • Seats available: 5
  • Students will receive a certificate at the end of the course.
  • Course description

Brazilian Music and Dance

Instructor: André Bakker

  • Meetings: Fridays, from 9:10 a.m. to 12:40 p.m
  • Location: School of Communication and Arts (CCE) – UFSC
  • Period: 03 July – 02 August
  • Total class hours: 45h
  • Seats available: 3
  • Students will receive a certificate at the end of the course.
  • Course description

Climate Change: Effects on Nature, Society and Economics

Instructor: Patrícia Puechagut

  • Meetings: Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays, from 1:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m
  • Location: School of Communication and Arts (CCE) – UFSC
  • Period: 03 July – 02 August
  • Total class hours: 45h
  • Seats available: 3
  • Students will receive a certificate at the end of the course.
  • Course description

Capoeira

Instructor: Mestre Sardinha

  • Meetings: Tuesdays and Thursdays from 2 p.m. to 3:40 p.m.
  • Location: Rua do Quilombo – Itacorubi
  • Period: 03 July – 02 August
  • Total class hours: 45h
  • Seats available: 4
  • Students will receive a certificate at the end of the course.
  • Course description: Register to this fun and free capoeira class, at basic level, with USAC students. Learn this Brazilian art along with North American students.