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About Arabic Studies

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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

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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

    Department of Classics News

    • BLAZING SUCCESS: Classics Newsletter Spring 2018
      2018 Classics Department Success
    • Pythian Victors MMXVIII
      The 2018 Pythian Games delighted and awed all who came. The Oracle of Delphi and her enduring Interpreter hosted a set of glorious acts ranging from the musical to the comedic to the sublime. Congratulations and thank you to all our performers for making this 1013th iteration of the Games a success!
    • Pythian Games 2018!
      You are invited to the 2018 Pythian Games!
    • Pythian Games 2018!
      You are invited to the Pythian Games! March 16, 2018
    • Ongoing Strength
      Appointments, Enrolments, Metaphysics, Laughter and Tears - Third Blast of the Trumpet: Classics News for the New Academic Year 2017