CAMES Summer Program in Modern Standard Arabic

CAMES Summer Program in Modern Standard Arabic
 
The Center for Arab and Middle Eastern Studies at the American University of Beirut will offer an intensive summer program in Modern Standard Arabic from June 22 until August 7, 2015. The program provides intensive Arabic instruction at eight levels: Introductory, High Introductory, Low Intermediate, Intermediate, High Intermediate, Advanced, Superior and High Superior. The typical daily workload includes five hours of MSA and one hour of Lebanese dialect, followed by lectures, field trips, clubs and movies which are integrated into the program. Students should also expect at least four hours of homework each day. The total of 186 classroom hours is equivalent to 9 credit hours earned at AUB which may be transferred to other universities.
 
The program uses the Georgetown Arabic language textbooks by Brustad, al-Batal, and al-Tonsi and other supplementary materials.
 
The deadline for early admission is February 25, 2015. Students who apply by February 25 will receive a response by the second week of March. The deadline for regular admission is April 15, 2015. Students who apply by April 15 will receive a response by the first week of May.
 
Applications may be downloaded from:
http://www.aub.edu.lb/fas/cames/sap/Pages/sap_application.aspx
 
For further information about the program, please check this link:
http://www.aub.edu.lb/fas/cames/sap/Pages/arabic_program.aspx or email cames@aub.edu.lb.