About Arabic Studies
Studying Arabic at Dalhousie University means learning the official language of more than 20 countries from Africa and Asia, which have Modern Standard Arabic (or "literary Arabic," al-‘arabiyya al-fusha al-mu‘asira ) as a common feature in formal communication. Arabic Studies is administered by the Department of Classics.
Classes: Fall & Winter 2017-18
Considering options for next year's courses? Get the latest information on classes in Arabic for the 2017-18 year, including class schedules. There are some exciting new options! Don't forget to check out classes in Religious Studies and Classics, too.
News & Events
Appointments, Enrolments, Metaphysics, Laughter and Tears - Third Blast of the Trumpet: Classics News for the New Academic Year 2017
Wisdom Belongs to God concludes
Congratulations to our Spring graduates!
Photos from departmental receptions held for our graduates and their guests
Gold and Silver and Bronze
Aaron Shenkman wins Governor General's Gold Medal