June 29 – July 30, 2021
Academic Credits: 4
May 1, 2021
In light of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Tel Aviv University International reserves the right to cancel any of the programs below due to low registration.
This Summer language course provides you with an essential introduction to Arabic, the fifth most spoken language in the world. Studying Arabic in Israel provides you, the avid language learner, the opportunity to practice and experience this language first-hand while savoring the local culture.
Our Arabic language course is for those of you looking to explore another language and culture, while learning at one of the world’s leading universities.
Get to grips with a language that is spoken by over 250 million native speakers, with some 1.7 million speakers in Israel alone, (~20% of the population). Arabic is spoken by Israeli Muslims, Christians, and Druze, as well as by Jews who migrated from Arab countries.
This beginner program will stimulate your language appetite, and take you on a culture-packed journey. With excursions to Arab-Israeli villages, this course offers the fundamentals of Modern Standard Arabic, where you can practice your newly-acquired skills daily.
You’ll also have the intriguing opportunity to meet and interact with TAU Arab-Israeli students to learn more about campus and student life from their perspective.
You’ll be learning Arabic, the FIFTH most spoken language in the world and an official language in Israel, with expert tutors and plenty of opportunities to practice your newly-acquired skills.
Immerse yourself in the local culture, food, and customs with fascinating visits to local Arab-Israeli villages.
Explore the wonders of Israel via some fascinating overnight excursions and cultural activities across the country.