Arabic Language Courses Page

Program Offerings

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Intensive Arabic Program

A year-long (intensive) 5 days a week language program for students with some background in Arabic, bringing participants after the full year to speak fluent spoken Arabic and being able to read and write Modern Standard Arabic Participants can opt to be part of the whole year or less (at least one month).

For more information about the costs and application for the intensive program, please contact us at (jerusalem@nd.edu).

Arabi Weekend

Arabi Weekend is a year-long (weekend) Arabic language program to match the needs of those with busy schedules and are keen to learn the language and have a nuanced understanding of the local Arabic culture. Arabi Weekend is for non-native speakers who have no background in Arabic and are limited with time during the week (classes are only on weekends Thursday afternoon to Friday afternoon).

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Custom-made Program

A custom-made, individual and group program for training graduates, to maintain proficiency in either Arabic or Hebrew and develop professional skills suited precisely to on-the-job demands or other specific needs.

COSTS / OTHER
  • 1 participant: 250 NIS per student/hour
  • 2 participants: 200 NIS per student/hour
  • 3-5 participants: 150 NIS per student/hour

For other custom made options (e.g. workshops, semester tailored programs etc.) and application information, please contact us at jerusalem@nd.edu.

University Modules

Participants can join the accredited language courses of the Notre Dame undergraduate program at Tantur.

The following courses are currently being offered:

  • Spoken Arabic (Beginners): 39 academic hours
  • Spoken Arabic (Intermediate): 39 academic hours
COSTS / OTHER
  • 3,900 NIS per semester
  • Only up to 6 students will be admitted to allow for highest quality possible

For more information about the costs and application for the University language courses, please contact us at (jerusalem@nd.edu).


Group Language Programs

Semester group programs for training graduates, to maintain basic or intermediate skills in either Arabic or Hebrew, based on thoroughly-built curricular that can be adapted and further enhanced to meet the specific needs of the group and an opportunity to have regular interaction with native speakers and intentional encounters with Palestinian and Israeli figures and institutes (upon demand).

To further enhance your language skills, we offer special workshops, study groups and other related language options, please contact us for further information and registration (jerusalem@nd.edu).

Click here to apply to any of the program options below


Hebrew Program Options

Hebrew Beginners Syllabus     Hebrew Intermediate Syllabus

FALL SEMESTER From To Semester Costs
Beginners 10 February 2023 5 May 2023 26 academic hours 3,900 NIS
Intermediate 10 February 2023 5 May 2023 26 academic hours 3,900 NIS
SUMMER SEMESTER From To Semester Costs
Beginners 12 May 2023 21 July 2023 20 academic hours 3,000 NIS
Intermediate 12 May 2023 21 July 2023 20 academic hours 3,000 NIS

 

Arabic Program Options

Arabic Beginners Syllabus   Arabic Beginners + Syllabus   Arabic Intermediate Syllabus

FALL SEMESTER From To Semester Costs
Beginners 10 February 2023 5 May 2023 26 academic hours 3,900 NIS
Intermediate 10 February 2023 5 May 2023 26 academic hours 3,900 NIS
SUMMER SEMESTER From To Semester Costs
Beginners 12 May 2023 21 July 2023 20 academic hours 3,000 NIS
Beginners + 12 May 2023 21 July 2023 20 academic hours 3,000 NIS
Intermediate 12 May 2023 21 July 2023 20 academic hours 3,000 NIS