Global Programs

Sweden: Communicative Sciences and Disorders

Learn speech and language science best practices this summer in Sweden, a country known for its state-of-the-art approaches. You will learn about cultural and professional issues pertaining to research and clinical practice. You will also learn to compare and contrast motor speech disorders and develop hypotheses, rationales and priorities for evaluation and treatment. Lund University neurologists, otolaryngologists, radiologists, and speech pathologists will share their expertise, and visits to local hospitals and rehabilitation centers round out the program.

Location:

Lund, Sweden

Program Dates:

May 30 - July 4, 2014

Application Deadlines:

Round 1: Sunday, February 9, 2014

Round 2: Sunday, March 16, 2014

More about deadlines and how to apply.

Who Can Participate:

  • NYU graduate students
  • Non-NYU graduate students and professionals with relevant experience, who are not enrolled at an academic institution

Suggested Majors/Professions:

  • Communicative Sciences and Disorders

Course(s):

CSCD-GE 2110 Section Number 099 (Class Number 3139) - Multi-Cultural and Professional Issues in Communicative Sciences and Disorders (3 points)

CSCD-GE 2016 Section Number 099 (Class Number 7200) - Motor Speech Disorders(3 points)

For more course information, please refer to department course listings.

Offered through the Communicative Sciences and Disorders Department. 

See a 2013 sample syllabus for Multi-Cultural and Professional Issues.

Faculty:

Dr. Celia Stewart

Associate Professor of Communicative Sciences and Disorders, New York University

Dr. Christina Reuterskiold, PhD, MS

Professor of Communicative Sciences and Disorders and Department Chair, New York University

Tuition:

2014 Graduate Tuition: $1,422 per point plus registration and services fees

Bursar’s payment deadline dates

Learn about scholarship opportunities

Other Costs:

2014 Housing Fees: $700

2014 Activity Fees: $500

Housing and Activity fees are billed through the Bursar and will be due in accordance with the Bursar billing schedule.

International airfare to and from the program location is not included in the program fee. Students must purchase their own round-trip tickets and are responsible for their own accommodation for travel beyond the program dates.

Student will be notified when to book flights. We recommend comparing tickets on multiple sites to ensure the best fare. Past participants have used the following flight search engines: KayakHipmunkVayama Google Flights and StudentUniverse.com for student rates.

Accommodations:

Students will be staying in Lund University student accommodations.

Group accommodation dates correspond with the program dates listed above.

Flight, Travel, and Visa Information:

Flight: Students book their own travel to coincide with program dates. Please keep in mind that flights arriving into Lund typically depart New York a day in advance.

Passport: All program participants are required to have a valid passport, which must be valid at least six months beyond the program end date. 

Visa: US citizens require a valid passport and do not require a visa for visits to Sweden of less than three months in duration. All other passport holders should check with their respective visa requirements.

Helpful links: US State Department, Center for Disease Control, Lonely Planet Guide,

Weather: The weather in Lund in late May and June tends to be cooler than New York, usually between 50° and 60° Fahrenheit. 

Helpful Links: BBC Weather