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AMERICAN COUNCILS: ARABIC FLAGSHIP PROGRAM

 

2020 Capstone Program will be online during Summer and Fall.

The Arabic Overseas Flagship Program administers two programs at the Arab American Language Institute in Morocco (AALIM) in Meknes, Morocco. The summer program is for UT students who have completed Intensive Arabic VI, while the year-long "Capstone" program is for UT students who have completed all coursework for their UT degree.

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Area(s) of Study

  • Arabic
  • Middle Eastern Studies

Sponsored by ACTR - a UT Affiliate

Academic Information

SUMMER: Students spend eight weeks studying Modern Standard Arabic and Moroccoan 'Darija' dialect at the Arab American Language Institute in Morocco (AALIM). CAPSTONE: Students spend a year at the Arab American Language Institute in Morocco to achieve ILR 3 in Arabic.

Faculty

Language(s) of Instruction

Arabic

Eligibility

Service Learning/Internship

  • Service Learning - No
  • Internship - No

Housing

Students stay with host families during the summer. Capstone students have the option to stay with host families or find their own housing starting in the fall term.

Open To

Students from all colleges and schools

Program Cost

Summer session budget reflects the optional summer program. To see the estimated budget for the full-year Capstone, add Summer, Fall, and Spring budgets together.

Dates:

- Spring
  • Program: January 10, 2022 to May 14, 2022
  • Instructional: January 10, 2022 to April 22, 2022
- Summer Whole
  • Program: June 18, 2021 to August 13, 2021
  • Instructional: June 18, 2021 to August 13, 2021
- Fall
  • Program: August 29, 2021 to December 24, 2021
  • Instructional: August 30, 2021 to December 24, 2021

Application Code

290081

Additional Resources

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Next Step

Interested students should contact Brett Bowman for admissions process and language testing: brett.bowman@austin.utexas.edu

Program information above is subject to change