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For programs commencing in August, an overnight arrival orientation in Budapest.
Trip to Lake Balaton (availability dependent on time of year) and language lessons
There are only two terms in Hungarian schools, with the school year beginning in September and finishing in June. The school day starts at 8am and there is usually five or six 45-minute classes with ten minute breaks between them.
Typical classes in Hungary include history, literature, languages, mathematics, physics, chemistry, biology, geography, drawing, singing and physical education.
Hungarian is the only official language in Hungary, spoken by over 98% of the population.
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Hungary's climate can be described as fairly temperate, with warm, dry summers and cold winters. In summertime, the daytime temperature can get as high as 30°C (averaging around 20-25°C), with the average winter temperature being around 0°C.
Depending on daylight saving, Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane are between nine to ten hours ahead of Hungary.