LINGUIST List 29.13

Tue Jan 02 2018

Summer Schools: Armenian Studies Summer School, 29 Jul - 18 Aug, 2018 / Yerevan, Armenia

Editor for this issue: Sarah Robinson <>

Date: 22-Dec-2017
From: Khachik Gevorgyan <>
Subject: Armenian Studies Summer School, 29 Jul - 18 Aug, 2018
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Host Institution:

Dates: 29-Jul-2018 - 18-Aug-2018
Location: Yerevan, Armenia

Focus: This 21 days summer school offers participants to master skills in written and oral modern Armenian, reading and interpreting Armenian texts from different periods as well as rapidly deepening their knowledge in colloquial Armenian.
Minimum Education Level: Undergraduate
Special Qualifications: Our courses are open to anyone with upper elementary or intermediate knowledge of the Armenian language. The lectures are organized with the academic interests of the participants in mind to ensure that BA, MA, PhD students as well as post-docs and professors who work in Armenian Studies and relevant fields can benefit from it.

This school is designed for students, at least 18 years-old, who not only want to make well-grounded progress in their knowledge of the Eastern Armenian language but also to deepen their knowledge of Armenian Studies and Armenia. It offers an intensive Armenian language course spanning 60 hours, divided into 15 days of instruction and focusing on grammar, reading, speaking, and writing. Another 10 hours is devoted to lectures on Armenian literature and history.

Upon request, a 6 weeks course with 140 hours of instruction may be available.

Lectures will be held in Armenian and/or English.

Linguistic Field(s): Ling & Literature

Subject Languages: Armenian

Language Families: Indo-European

Tuition: 1590 USD
Financial Aid: Applications accepted until 20-Apr-2018
A 300 USD scholarship will be offered by Melik-Bakhshyan family to one of the participants, whose research interests are in the fields of medieval Armenian history, especially in the fields of Armenian - Islamic/Arabic studies and relations. A 300 USD scholarship may be offered by ARMACAD to one of the participants whose research interests are in the fields of modern economic and political realities of Armenia. Other scholarships in the amount of 200-400 USD may also be available.

Financial Aid Instructions:

Registration: 20-Nov-2017 to 20-Apr-2018
Contact Person: Khachik Gevorgyan

Apply by Email:

Registration Instructions:
For registration please send the following information to with "Summer school" in the subject. FIRST NAME —————————————————– FAMILY NAME————————————————— ADDRESS———————————————————– TELEPHONE——————————————————- E-MAIL —————————————————– DATE OF BIRTH————————————————– CITIZENSHIP—————————————————— COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE—————————————- AFFILIATION —————————————————— INTERESTS——————————————————– LANGUAGES KNOWN——————————————– HOURS OF ARMENIAN LANGUAGE CLASSES RECEIVED—— ANY OTHER INFORMATION YOU MAY FIND IMPORTANT——

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