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Summer School for Oriental Languages

August 31rd to September 25th 2020

The Leipzig Summer School for Oriental Languages offers 4-weeks long intensive language courses to reach the next proficiency level:

 

Language Level required
Level to reach
Kurdish (Kurmanci) Beginner A 1
Kurdish (Sorani) Beginner A 1
Berber (Amazigh) Beginner A 1
Persian (Literature) B 1  

 

Prerequisites:

Language of instruction is German or English. For Persian Literature  B 1 a solid command of Persian writing and speaking is required.

Schedule:

Classes run Monday to Thursday from 9:00 to 1:30 pm and Friday from 9:00 to 12:00 pm. Additional afternoon and weekend classes are scheduled for cultural lessons and activities.

Number of participants:

min. 10, max. 20.

Organized by:

- Spracheninstitut an der Universität Leipzig e.V.,
- Ritterstr. 12,
- D-04109 Leipzig,
- Germany,
- Tel.: +49(0)341-9730281
- Mail: spracheninstitut@uni-leipzig.de

Venue:

  • Leipzig University
  • Oriental Institute Leipzig
  • Schillerstr. 6
  • D-04109 Leipzig
  • Germany

 

Instructor

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Dr Sadananda Das is widely known as an excellent teacher of Sanskrit language in general and of spoken Sanskrit in particular. In addition to twenty-seven beginners' summer schools — in Heidelberg, Canberra, Lausanne, Leipzig, Tübingen, Bern and London — Dr Das has taught five advanced summer schools in Florence, Varanasi, Barcelona and Goa. Both levels have consistently attracted a diverse body of motivated students and scholars from across the globe throughout the years. At the request of numerous participants from previous sessions, another advanced course is being organized this year at Leipzig University.

Application deadline: 31st of May

Application: Please download the application form.

Course fee: 450,- EUR . This includes 150 units (45 min each) for instruction, teaching materials, welcome and farewell dinners, guided city tour as well as tea, coffee and snacks.

 

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Das Insitutsgebäude in der Schillerstr. ©
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