You’ll take MSA
, the language of the nightly newscasts, and Jordanian Dialect
, the language between friends. The program will get you out the door, practicing Arabic where it counts
. Read about the Dead Sea before you visit, and present about its history when you return. Bargain at the Friday flea market, then come back and describe to your language partner how it went. You’ll cover an entire year of material in 8 weeks. At the end of the term, you’ll take an official Oral Proficiency Interview
. Most students jump an astounding three sub-levels, and OPI scores are written proof of what you’ve accomplished…perfect for putting on a résumé or grad school application.