From 9 until 18 August 2019, Rezekne Academy of Technologies (RTA) organizes international summer school of Latvian language and culture “Taste Latvian Language” for international students and academic staff.
During the Summer School, participants will intensively study the basics of the Latvian language and learn Latvian and Latgalian culture through the culinary heritage of Latgale.
Each day will start with classes of the Latvian language and after that the gained knowledge will be applied in practice visiting RTA, going around Rezekne and Ludza, visiting Latgale Traditional Culture Centre “Latgaļu sāta” (Lat.: Latgalian House), Ludza handicrafts Centre, tourist sites offering cuisine of the cultural heritage of Latgale, and film festival “Open Place”.
The Summer School is organized by the RTA Lifelong Education Centre and supported by the State Education Development Agency (Lat.: Valsts izglītības attīstības aģentūra – VIAA), and 10 Latvian government scholarships are available for foreign students and academic staff.
The deadline for applying (Summer School and scholarships): 1 April 2019.
Participation for fee is available for those who will not get the scholarships.
The Summer School “Taste Latvian Language” is one of the seven summer schools financially supported by the State Education Development Agency.
Taste Latvia, Latgale, Rezekne!