INALCO Summer School 2020 - Arabic dialects / Kurdish

Learn Colloquial Arabic at Inalco - Paris - June 2nd - July 10th 2020

Doing fieldwork in the Arab world requires a good command of colloquial Arabic.
Come and develop your proficiency in one of the Arabic dialects people speak:

Moroccan • Algerian • Libyan • Egyptian • Levantine (Syrian, Lebanese, Palestinian)

Would you rather learn Kurdish?
Curious to know more about the Kurds in Turkey, Syria, Iraq and / or Iran? Come and learn Sorani or Kurmandji at Inalco!

Practical information
• 20 contact hours a week
• 5 hours interactive language activities
• 10 students per class
• Cultural activities: get to know the Arab and Kurdish Paris
• Conferences by specialistes of the Middle East
• Assistance to find housing is available
• Fees:
Students: 4 800€ for six weeks
Professionnals: 6 500€ for six weeks

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Inalco, the university of world languages has a two century long experience in teaching more than a hundred languages as well as social sciences. Our professional instructors will accompany you throughout your journey and help you develop all language skills, whether you are a beginner or already well-versed in Arabic or Sorani. All courses are credited (ECTS).
Paris is a historical and vibrant center of Maghreb culture with a large Arabic-speaking community.

The Inalco Campus is located in downtown Paris.


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