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
Departmental Lecture Series: Save the Date!
Departmental Lecture Series
Classics Newsletter ‑ Summer 2018: Ushering in a New Year!
Congratulations to our Graduates of 2018!
On May 31, we held a reception for graduates from Classics, Religious Studies, and Arabic.
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!