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CIEE Language and Culture Program in Amman, Jordan
Did you know English words like “sugar” and “cotton” come from Arabic? Studying language and culture in Amman with CIEE, you’ll see the world through a fascinating lens. Intensive Arabic language training, a challenging and comprehensive academic program, and a variety of cultural activities and excursions will help you expand your knowledge of Middle Eastern history and society while developing critical language skills.
Study abroad in Jordan and you will:
Improve your Arabic in intensive language courses in Modern Standard and Colloquial Jordanian Arabic
Choose from a variety of area studies courses in English and learn about political and cultural issues from guest lecturers
Interact with local university students and improve your Arabic through a peer tutor program and target language clubs
Visit important archaeological and natural sites in Jordan, including Petra, the Dead Sea or biblical sites In Jordan
Please check the CIEE website for final program dates, and speak with your CIEE Study Abroad Advisor prior to booking airfare.
Brandeis Specific Information
Students wanting to apply to this program must submit two applications:
to the Brandeis Office of Study Abroad. Visit the Brandeis Study Abroad Website in order to obtain more information about internal application process, advising hours, academic credit, and financial aid transfer.
to the external program listed above. Visit the Brandeis Study Abroad Website for more information on commonly asked questions about the external application process like deadlines, program approval forms, paying deposits, etc...
Students interested in learning more about (other) study abroad scholarship opportunities should visit the scholarship section of the Brandeis study abroad website.
*Please note that all information is subject to change.
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