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NAU in Morocco: Mounia Mnouer
Meknes, Morocco (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Summer
Costs Summer
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2016 03/15/2016 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

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Fact Sheet:
Program Type:
Faculty-led GPA Requirement: 2.5
Education Abroad Advisor: Andrew Sarracino
Language Prerequisite:
2 Semesters
Language of Instruction: Arabic
Fields of Study:
Modern Languages (Arabic)
Program Description:

Summer Program in Intensive Arabic

Meknes, Morocco

        
Morocco 2013


















ABOUT THE PROGRAM
This program is led by NAU faculty member Professor Mounia Mnouer.Meknes
Join fellow NAU students on a four week summer immersion program for non-  native speakers of Arabic to gain language skills and an understanding of the  Arabic Language and culture in an Arabic speaking context!  The Summer  Program in Intensive Arabic (SPIA) will take place at Moulay Ismail University  in Meknes, Morocco. 

Students will gain skills in five language areas: speaking, writing, reading,  listening and cultural understanding. Students will meet with conversation  partners twice a week to enhance their cultural understanding and improve  Arabic language skills. The curricular calendar, organized into four weeks, will  address a new theme each week assigned by the Arabic instructor. One lesson  will be covered each weekday, Monday through Friday. The textbook, Ahlan wa Sahlan, will be used along with cultural and historical excursions to meet the goals of this course.

EXCURSIONSMorocco 2013 2
Weekend cultural and historical excursions include; downtown/old town Meknes, Casablanca, Fes, capital city Rabat, 
Volubilis (Roman Ruins) and Mahdiha Beach.

REQUIREMENTS
Completion of ARB 102 with a grade of C or better
2.5 GPA
A valid US passport

COURSES AVAILABLE
Earn four NAU credits for ARB 201 or ARB 202 based on their test performance that will be taken during the program. Students can elect to take credit for SA 223: Arabic Language and Moroccan History instead of ARB 201/202. 

ACADEMIC CALENDAR
In-country dates: May 18- June 16, 2015

HOUSING
Program cost includes lodging at a youth hostel close to downtown (3 minute walk). The number of students per room can range from 2-6 depending on availability in the hotel.

MEALS
The youth hostel will provide a continental breakfast, but students are responsible for all other meals.

COSTS

To view the costs for this program, click the "costs" link at the top of this page. This will direct you to a line-item breakdown of how much the program costs and what is included in those costs.

HOW TO APPLY
To apply to this program, all you need to do is hit the "Apply Now" button found at the top of this page. Once you start an application, you will be charged a non-refundable application fee of $100, so be sure at the time of application that you intend to go! Once applied, you will have your own personal study abroad page, with a checklist of items needed in order to complete your application.

If you are curious about this program, but not ready to commit, click on “Request an Appointment or Information" to meet with the study abroad advisor for this program.

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FUNDING:

CIE Global Opportunities (GO) Scholarship
Awards: $250-$1000
Deadline: March 15

Phi Kappa Phi Study Abroad Grants
Awards: $1,000
Deadline: April 1

NAU Financial Aid (Grants & Loans)
Call (928) 523-4951 to make an appointment with Julie Nava (Study Abroad Financial Aid Advisor) to discuss how your NAU financial aid might be used for this program.


Market in Meknes, Morocco