THIS SUMMER by pengxuebo


Exp  and your
kn  owledge
by   several
 d egrees!

•	It’s	the	capital	of           •	There	are	numerous	festivals	
  the province of Quebec          and arts events
•	It’s	a	crown	jewel	among      •	400	years	of	history	will	make
  UNESCO World Heritage           for a stay you’ll never forget
  Sites                         •	Its	hospitality	is	legendary
•	It	has	majestic	beauty        •	It	has	a	host	of	museums,
  and European charm              theaters, concert venues,
•	It’s	one	of	North	America’s     cinemas, and art galleries
  most-visited cities           •	And	it’s	super	for	sports
•	Its	quality	of	life             and nature lovers, with plenty
  is exceptional                  of green space and lots of
•	It’s	reputed	for	its	           outdoor activities
  culture galore

>   50   summer school or university programs, including 12 in the Gaspé region and one each in China,
    Panama and Mexico
> A wide range of disciplines
> High quality credit and non-credit courses
> A renowned interdisciplinary approach
> A diverse student body including university students and Quebec or foreign professionals
> Exposure to new learning methods and new cultures
> An opportunity to forge ties between generations and across ethnic backgrounds
> A truly international experience from one to eight weeks, May 1 to September 2, 2011
> Also offering on request, projects for foreign partners of Université Laval

> Some    1 300 regular courses in a range of disciplines, in immersion or regular sessions
> 17 faculties on the Université Laval campus
> The summer 2011 session runs from May 2 to August 19

> Choose from    120 distance courses
> University Laval professors and instructors provide support for students
> Same high quality, relevant course content as in regular classroom courses
> Delivered using a rich, diverse range of communication and pedagogic methods

                                                                                      SUMMER SCHOOLS, FACULTY OF MUSIC
                                                                                      Immersion Course in Eutony I
INTERNATIONAL SUMMER SCHOOL                                      10 th anniv
                                                                                      August 1 to 12, 2011
IN PERCÉ (GASPÉSIE)                                                                   Eutony: Theory and Practice I (Master’s level Microprogram
The International Summer School in Percé will for the tenth year offer one and two-   in Eutony)
week immersion programs in the visual arts, design, architecture, music, and phi-     August 15 to 26, 2011
losophy. They include non-credit creative workshops for personal enrichment and
international master classes at the master’s level, for credit.
                                                                                      SUMMER UNIVERSITY, FACULTY OF LETTERS
Built Heritage and Cultural Landscape, a Field Course
Val d’Espoir (Gaspésie), May 16 to June 3, 2011                                       Heritage and New Technologies
                                                                                      Saint-Jean-Port-Joli, May 29 to June 5, 2011
The Grammar of Space—Techniques for Artists and Travelers
June 13 to 17, 2011
                                                                                      SUMMER SCHOOL, FACULTY OF THEOLOGY
The Extraordinary Typographic World of David Jones                                    AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES
June 20 to 24, 2011
                                                                                      Arts and Religious Heritage: Theology and Practice
Body and Voice, a Practical Synthesis: Shining the Scientific                         Séminaire de Québec, Vieux Québec, 1er au 6 mai 2011
Spotlight on the Act of Singing
June 27 to July 1, 2011
Creative Workshop in the Visual Arts: Scientific Understanding                         SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT
and Pictorial Representations of the Human Body
July 4 to 8, 2011                                                                     SUMMER SCHOOL, INSTITUT HYDRO-QUÉBEC
                                                                                      EN ENVIRONNEMENT, DÉVELOPPEMENT ET
Between the Words and Behind the Images
                                                                                      SOCIÉTÉ (INSTITUT EDS)
July 11 to 15, 2011
                                                                                      Sustainable Development Summer Internship in Panama (4th edition)
Creative Workshop in Character Design                                                 July and August, 20111
July 18 to 22, 2011
Master Class—Workshop/Seminar on the Idea of Memory                                   SUMMER SCHOOLS IN SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT
July 25 to August 5, 2011                                                             EDUCATION FOR MASTER TEACHERS
Master Class in Philosophy: Beauty… from Plato to                                     1 - Summer School in Environmental Education and Sustainable
Contemporary Art                                                                          Development
August 8 to 19, 2011                                                                      August 15 to 19, 2011
Interdisciplinary Master’s Program in Art with Exam                                   2 - Summer School in Sustainable Development Education for
August 8 to 19, 2011                                                                      Master Teachers
Creative Workshop in Digital Photography                                                  August 15 to 19, 2011
August 22 to 26, 2011
Creative Workshop in Digital Photography: Photography                                                                    MAY
Project                                                                                                                  Week
August 29 to September 2, 2011                                                                1                 2                    3                    4                   1
                                                                                                                             International Summer School in Percé
                                                                                       Arts and                                                    Heritage and New Technologies
                                                                                       Heritage                                                    Summer School in Economic Development
                                                                                                                                                                     Francophonie in
                                                                                       Terrorism         the Americas        Frontiers in Neurophotonics             the Americas

                                                                                       School of languages - French foreign language, Training for Teachers, French Mother Tongue, Englis
                                                                                                                            International school
                                                                                                                            in orthophony          Summer Business School
                                                                                       Experiencing Business in Mexico
                                                                                                                            International Law      Women’s Work
                                                                                                                            and Investment         Revisited                           Men
       FACULTY OF SOCIAL SCIENCES                                                                          French Foreign Language
       Summer School in Economic Development (English)                                                     May 9 to June 10 and
       May 29 to June 18, 2011                                                                             July 4 to August 5, 2011

       1 – Development Policy Modeling                                                                     Training for Teachers
              May 29 to June 4, 2011                                                                       (Teaching Quebec French,
                                                                                                           Culture and Society)
       2 – Measuring and Fighting Poverty                                                                  July 4 to 22, 2011
              June 5 to 11, 2011
                                                                                                           French Mother Tongue
       3 – Statistical Techniques for Development Analysis                                                 May 2 to June 17, 2011
              June 12 to 18, 2011

                                                                                                           OTHER LANGUAGES
             INTERNATIONAL STUDIES                                                                         English
                                                                                                           Immersion classes, May 2 to June 17, 2011 (from Monday to Thursday)
       SUMMER SCHOOLS, INSTITUT QUÉBÉCOIS DES                                                              Regular classes, May 2 to June 17 and July 4 to August 19, 2011
       HAUTES ÉTUDES INTERNATIONALES                                                                       German, Arabic and Italian
       International Summer School on Terrorism (3 edition)             rd                                 Regular classes, May 2 to June 17, 2011
       May 1 to 7, 2011                                                                                    Spanish
       International Summer School on the Americas (8th edition)                                           Immersion classes, May 2 to 20 and May 23 to June 10, 2011
       May 8 to 14, 2011                                                                                   Regular classes, May 2 to June 17 and July 4 to August 19, 2011

       International Summer School on Francophonie in the Americas                                         Mandarin (Chinese) and Japanese
       (2nd edition)                                                                                       Immersion classes, May 2 to 20 and May 23 to June 10, 2011
       May 29 to June 4, 2011                                                                              Russian
                                                                                                           Immersion classes, May 2 to June 10, 2011

          LANGUAGES AND CULTURES                                                                           INTERNSHIP IN CHINA
       SCHOOL OF LANGUAGES                                                                                 Yueyang (China)
                                                                                                           May 15 to July 9, 2011
       The School of Languages offers classes and internships to help you develop your linguistic
       skills, enrich your cultural knowledge, and learn at an accelerated pace. Take time this sum-
       mer to brush up on your French, English, or any of the seven other languages we teach.

               JUNE                                                                       JULY                                                                 AUGUST
               Week                                                                       Week                                                                  Week
      2                   3                4                   1                  2                    3           4                   1                 2                3                  4

                                                                                                                                Immersion Course in Eutony I       Eutony: Theory and Practice I
nt                                                     Sustainable Development Summer Internship in Panama
                                                                                                                                                                   Summer schools
                   Horizon Quebec: Management in French                                                                                                            in sustainable
ish, German, Arabic, Italian, Spanish, Mandarin (Chinese), Japanese, Russian and Internship in China                                                               education

n and Gods                                                                                                                                                        The World of Cluny
                                                                    ALSO OFFERED

                                                                    SUMMER CAMPS
                                                                    While the grown-ups expand their knowledge by several degrees, the kids will enjoy
                                                                    developing their talents.

                                                                    PEPS Day Camps
                                                                    Daily camps for kids, whatever sports they love: swimming, rock climbing, soccer, tennis,
                                                                    trampoline, and more. See camp lists and schedules at

                                                                    Sport and Science Excellence Day Camps
 SCIENCES AND ADMINISTRATION                                        (in cooperation with the Faculty of Science and Engineering and PEPS)
                                                                    July 11 to 15 and July 18 to 22, 2011
                                                                    Two one-week camps for kids ages 12 to 14. To view the program go to
Summer Business School (in English)                                 Faculty of Music Day Camps
May 21 to June 15, 2011                                             July 18 to August 26, 2011
                                                                    Held daily on the Université Laval campus. Choose from immersion camp (two sessions
Horizon Quebec: Management in French                                a day for two weeks), introductory music camp, or garage band camp for kids ages 5 to 15.
June 13 to July 15, 2011 - This session is full
Experiencing Business in Mexico                                     Camp Shad Valley
May 1 to June 30, 2011 - This session is full                       June 27 to July 23, 2011
                                                                    The young leaders of tomorrow are invited to this bilingual enrichment program in the
                                                                    sciences, technologies, and entrepreneurship. Université Laval offers the only Shad Val-
FACULTY OF MEDICINE SUMMER SCHOOL                                   ley session that is bilingual. Campers should be fluent in English and French.
International school in orthophony
June 13 to 17, 2011
                                                                    On-campus accommodations at the Université Laval include 2,300 single rooms. Rooms
                                                                    with private baths or studios with private baths and kitchenettes are also available. To book
IN NEUROPHOTONICS                                                   online, go to
Frontiers in Neurophotonics (in English and French) (5th edition)   If you prefer to stay off campus, go to for a list with a
May 18 to 28, 2011                                                  large range of prices.
                                                                    If you are attending the International School in Percé, go to

 SOCIETIES                                                          VÉLO-VILLE
SUMMER SCHOOLS, FACULTY OF THEOLOGY                                 Université Laval supports Vélo-Ville, an innovative self-service bicycle program. Bikes are
                                                                    available free of charge every day from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. at the Service des résidences. To
AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES                                               borrow one (for up to 6 hours maximum) take your I.D. and go to Room 1618 at Pavillon
The World of Cluny                                                  Alphonse-Marie-Parent—then get rolling!
Abbey of Saint-Benoît-du-Lac, June 5 to 11, 2011
Men and Gods: The Pathways to Interfaith Dialog
Abbey of Val Notre-Dame (St-Jean-de-Matha), June 5 to 11, 2011

Summer University on International Law and Investment
May 15 to 20, 2011

Feminist Summer University: Women’s Work Revisited (9th edition)
May 22 to 28, 2011
   SUMMER REGULAR CLASSES                                                                    DISTANCE LEARNING

Université Laval will offer nearly 1,300 regular classes on its campus during the 2011   The summer session includes nearly 120 online courses featuring the same content
summer session. These courses will allow you to move ahead in your university stud-      as that of classes given on campus. All distance learning courses are taught by Uni-
ies or explore new fields. Summer session length varies depending on your courses,       versité Laval professors or instructors, ensuring the quality and relevance of their
ranging from 1 to to 15 weeks between May 2 and August 19, 2011.                         content. Students also have access to a professional educational support for the du-
                                                                                         ration of the course. Classes are given using a host of communication methods (web-
To see the list and schedule of courses offered, go to
                                                                                         sites, written documents, virtual sessions, audio and video clips, animation, CD-ROMs,
                                                                                         DVDs, and more), Internet phone, chat, videoconferencing, etc. Distance learning
                                                                                         courses are given from May to August, with registration closing in mid-April.
                                                                                         To see the list of courses offered, go to
  Business                                    Sciences
  Arts                                        Social Sciences and Religion
                                                                                           FIELD OF STUDY
  Law                                         Health
                                                                                           Business                                    Sciences
                                                                                           Arts                                        Social Sciences and Religion
                                                                                           Law                                         Health

         CREPUQ                                               This agreement makes it possible for any regular enrolled student at a Quebec university
                                                              to take (as part of his or her program of study at the “home school”) one or more courses

         AGREEMENT                                            at another Quebec institution of higher learning (the “host school”). For more information
                                                              go to
READY TO                                                                                        Canada

REGISTER?                                                                                                                               Québec
To register online, visit the site for the type of program you’ve chosen:
                                                                                                                      États-Unis Click on the summer school of your choice

                                                                                                                                           Amérique du Sud

Université Laval even offers Special Summer School for our international partners.
To custom-tailor a course, contact us by mail at

Bon été à l’Université Laval !
Have a good summer at the Université Laval!
¡Buen verano a la Universidad Laval!                                                   TO CONTACT US
                                                                                       ON CAMPUS >
                                                                                       In Quebec City
                                                                                       Pavillon Alphonse-Desjardins
                                                                                       2325 rue de l’Université
                                                                                       Room 3577
                                                                                       Quebec City, Quebec G1V 0A6

                                                                                       In Montreal
                                                                                       630 rue Sherbrooke Ouest
                                                                                       Room 1000
                                                                                       Montreal, Quebec H3A 1E4

                                                                                       BY PHONE
                                                                                       > 418 656-2764
                                                                                       > 1 877 893-7444 (Canada, USA)
                                                                                       BY EMAIL >
                                                                                       ONLINE >

                                                                                       This publication is produced by the Université Laval Vice Rectorate of
                                                                                       International Studies and Activities. Its contents, which may be modified
                                                                                       without advance notice, are provided for information purposes only.
                                                                                       See for further information.
                                                                                       This publication was updated in february 2011.
                                                                                       Photos : Marie-Andrée Doran
                                                                                                Alain Vinet (page couverture)
                                                                                                Université Laval

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