** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
Who can apply:
UMass Boston Students, UMass Dartmouth Students, UMass Lowell Students
Language of Instruction:
Apartment (shared), Homestay
Areas of Study:
Arabic Studies, Culture, Humanities, Linguistics, Middle Eastern Studies, Other Language & Literature, Political Science/International Relations, Sociology/Anthropology
Put your learning of Arabic on fast-forward in the heart of Amman's traditional Eastern district. In a city where spectacular Roman ruins share the landscape with Westernized districts dotted with cafes and galleries, you'll build on coursework by conversing in homes, workplaces, and among new friends, increasing your understanding of Jordanian society day by day. From the maze-like downtown to the many exotic souks, minarets, mosques, and coffeehouses, you'll get a complete Middle Eastern experience in this unforgettable summer.
TRAVEL TO PETRA
and Wadi Rum, world-famous archaeological and cultural treasures.
STEP BACK CENTURIES
with a visit to awesome sites like the Roman Theatre.
LEARN TO PREPARE
tasty Middle Eastern dishes like 'Magloubeh' and other local specialties.
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