LINGUIST List 30.1632

Mon Apr 15 2019

Summer Schools: Summer School of Kurdish Language and Culture/USA

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Date: 12-Apr-2019
From: Jeanine Ntihirageza <mlc-kurdishneiu.edu>
Subject: Summer School of Kurdish Language and Culture/USA
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Host Institution: Northeastern Illinois University
Coordinating Institution: Northeastern Illinois University
Website: http://bit.ly/2WBYW7i

Dates: 08-Jul-2019 - 02-Aug-2019
Location: Chicago, Illinois, USA

Focus: Summer School of Kurdish Language and Culture at Northeastern Illinois University July 8 - August 2, 2019 NEIU's Department of World Languages and Cultures invites participants to the 2019 Summer School of Kurdish Language and Culture. The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH)-funded Summer School offers the following courses: Beginning Kurdish (Kurmanji) - 3 credits Intermediate Kurdish (Kurmanji) - 3 credits Kurdish Culture - 3 credits Kurdish Teacher Training Workshop NEIU students, students from other institutions, and community members are all eligible to apply. Program participants will earn 3-6 transferable NEIU credits and will have access to university libraries and other amenities. On-campus housing is available. Program Dates: July 8 - August 2, 2019 Application Deadline: May 15, 2019
Minimum Education Level: No Minimum

Description:
Summer School of Kurdish Language and Culture
at Northeastern Illinois University
July 8 - August 2, 2019

NEIU's Department of World Languages and Cultures invites participants to the 2019 Summer School of Kurdish Language and Culture. The National Endowment for Humanities (NEH) funded Summer School offers instruction in Beginning and Intermediate Kurmanji Kurdish and a separate Kurdish Culture class. The proficiency-based language courses consist of 12 contact hours per week of four-skills instruction using authentic materials and media in a small-group, intensive setting. Additional language tables and cultural activities will be provided, including structured interactions with native speakers. The culture class, which can be taken separately or in combination with a language class, will include 12 contact hours a week of lectures, discussions, and cultural activities intended to familiarize students with the broad outlines of Kurdish history, literature, cultural practices, and religious diversity.

NEIU students, students from other institutions, and community members are all eligible to apply. Program participants will earn 3-6 transferable NEIU credits and will have access to university libraries and other amenities. On-campus housing is available.

Program Dates: July 8 - August 2, 2019
Application Deadline: May 15, 2019

Fill out the application form here: http://bit.ly/2WBYW7i

Course registration:
https://www.neiu.edu/academics/registrar-services/class-schedules-and-registration

For student-at-large admission requirements:

https://admissions.neiu.edu/undergraduate-student-large-requirements

https://admissions.neiu.edu/graduate-student-large-requirements

For additional information, please contact: mlc-kurdishneiu.edu

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics
                      Language Acquisition
                      Ling & Literature
                      Phonology
                      Pragmatics
                      Sociolinguistics
                      Syntax
                      Writing Systems


Subject Languages: Kurdish, Northern


Language Families: Indo-European

Registration: 01-Apr-2019 to 15-May-2019
Contact Person: Jeanine Ntihirageza
                Phone: (773) 442-5873
                Email: mlc-kurdishneiu.edu

Apply on the web: http://bit.ly/2WBYW7i

Registration Instructions:
Fill out the application form here: http://bit.ly/2WBYW7i Course registration: https://www.neiu.edu/academics/registrar-services/class-schedules-and-registration For student-at-large admission requirements: https://admissions.neiu.edu/undergraduate-student-large-requirements https://admissions.neiu.edu/graduate-student-large-requirements For additional information, please contact: mlc-kurdishneiu.edu


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