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GeoSource – Portuguese language course in Belém do Pará, Brazil, 5-30 Aug. 2019

Are you a third-year bachelor- or masterprogramme student in geosciences at Department of Geosciences, University of Oslo? Would you be interested in doing a language course in Portuguese in Brazil? A intensive course in Portuguese will be offered in August at Federal University of Pará (UFPA), as a part of the GeoSource network project.

The GeoSource project at Departement of Geosciences will offer funding and housing for 10 of our students to travel to the State of Pará in Brasil to do a Portuguese language course at the Federal University of Pará - UFPA, Brazil, South America.

In the one month intensive course (64 hrs) you will work with texts and exercises relating to daily life (family, home, work, shopping, food etc.). You will get extensive practice in communicative speech functions, and will learn about the main features of Brazilian Portuguese phonetics and grammar.


When: from 5-30 August 2019, Federal University of Pará, Brazil

Who: bachelor and masterstudents in geosciences, UiO (max. 10 students).

How do you apply?
Your application and a motivation letter can be submitted in this online form:

Application deadline: 10. April 2019

More information:


If you find this interesting and have any questions regarding the language course and participation you can contact the project responsible: Clara Sena:  

Published Mar. 25, 2019 3:01 PM - Last modified Mar. 28, 2019 3:31 PM