Vietnamese Language (All Levels)

Learn Vietnamese, the official language of Vietnam and the common language of Vietnam’s ethnic minorities.

At a Glance






Sep 14 ‎– Nov 15

Program Base

Online, Vietnam

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You will study Vietnamese online for nine weeks, taught by experienced Vietnamese language teachers who will guide, encourage, and facilitate learning through intensive language practice. SIT will conduct placement tests to identify your language level. For beginning students, the online course focuses on pronunciation, practical vocabulary, and conversational language patterns. Aside from online group sessions, language instructors will work with you individually to develop speaking and listening skills.

In addition to this online course, SIT is also offering a three-week, supplementary, intensive Vietnamese Language J-term immersion program in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.


  • Rapidly improve your Vietnamese language ability.
  • Develop practical language skills in a supportive learning environment.
  • Build confidence during individualized tutorials.





The following syllabi are representative of this program. Because courses develop and change over time to take advantage of dynamic learning opportunities, actual course content will vary from term to term.

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Program Components

  • Language placement tests to assign relevant course levels
  • Daily quizzes, homework, assignments, and midterms
  • Individual language instruction from expert instructors
  • Group discussion sessions to build conversational skills

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Faculty & Staff

Vietnam: Vietnamese Language (All Levels)

Duong Van Thanh, EdD
Academic Director
Dao Mai Phuong, MA
Vietnamese Language Teacher
Tuan Nguyen
Program Assistant

Discover the Possibilities


    The tuition for this online internship program is $1,080. Financial aid may apply. Contact your study abroad office or SIT Admissions for more information.

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