LINGUIST List 26.1785
Thu Apr 02 2015
Summer Schools: Summer Institute for Languages of the Muslim World / Urbana-Champaign, Illinois, USA
Editor for this issue: Ashley Parker <ashleylinguistlist.org>
Lydia Catedral <medill2
Summer Institute for Languages of the Muslim World / Urbana-Champaign, Illinois, USA E-mail this message to a friend
Summer Institute for Languages of the Muslim World / Urbana-Champaign, Illinois, USA
Host Institution: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Dates: 15-Jun-2015 - 08-Aug-2015
Location: Urbana-Champaign, Illinois, USA
Focus: The Summer Institute for Languages of the Muslim World is a language institute that takes place over the summer (June 15 - August 8, 2015) on the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign campus. This summer we will be offering Arabic, Persian, Swahili, Turkish, Urdu, Uzbek and Wolof.
Our institute includes both intensive language learning and extra-curricular activities including cooking classes, conversation tables and movie nights. Students can earn up to ten credits over the course of eight weeks.
Many of these languages have been designated by the US government as critical to U.S. National Security and can assist students in securing international positions in governmental, development and academic sectors.
Minimum Education Level: No Minimum
For more information, watch this short video (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4z2IwZDMFYA
) or visit our website at http://silmw.linguistics.illinois.edu
. We hope to see you this summer!
Linguistic Field(s): Language Acquisition
Subject Languages: Arabic, Standard
All non-UIUC students will receive in-state tuition regardless of status.
To calculate tuition costs for you specifically please see: http://www.registrar.illinois.edu/financial/tuition.html
Tuition prices differ slightly depending on the number of credits being taken (Elementary classes are ten credits, Intermediate classes are eight credits and Advanced classes are six credits), and whether or not the student was
previously at student at the University of Illinois.
Registration: 08-Apr-2015 to 04-May-2015
Contact Person: Lydia Catedral
Apply on the web: http://silmw.linguistics.illinois.edu/prospective.html
If you are not already a student at the University of Illinois, you will need to apply to the University as a non-degree student. Information can be found on our website.
Page Updated: 02-Apr-2015