Career Strategy Fellowships Study Abroad Summer Session MyCIPE

Intermediate Modern Standard Arabic I & II

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Program Information

Location

Rabat, Morocco

Term

Summer

Dates

Sunday, May 29, 2016 to Saturday, July 23, 2016

Language

Arabic

Discipline

Humanities

Structure

Study Center

Course Number

ARBC S130-S140

Credits

3 Yale credits

Instructor

Qalam wa Lawh Faculty

Prerequisites

ARBC 120 (Elementary Arabic) or equivalent.

Description

A program for second-year language students involving all four language skills; designed to improve students’ proficiency in aural and reading comprehension as well as in speaking and writing. Aims to develop a strong understanding of the linguistic features of the Arabic language with emphasis on comprehensive communication skills.

Budget

Yale Summer Session Programs Abroad updates program budgets in late January. Please note the year listed on the button below.

Summer 2016 Budget

Trips and Activities

A welcome dinner and tour of Rabat is scheduled at the begining of the program. Students also will have the opportunity to participate in a range of cultural immersion activities - including cooking, calligraphy, dance and music sessions - in addition to hearing lectures from local experts. The program includes excursions to the south (Ifrane-Errachidia-Merzouga) and north (Tangier-Tetouan-Chefchaoun) of Morocco as well as visits to well-known cities, including Fes, Casablanca, and Marrackech.

Housing

Students will be housed with homestay families; breakfast and dinners are included each day. Lunch will be served Monday-Friday at the school, Qalam wa Lawh.

Questions

For course content questions contact the program director Jonas Elbousty. For general program questions contact the Study Abroad staff.

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Review eligibility requirements, the application process, and deadlines:

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