Languages

Studying a language of the Middle East and North Africa allows you to have a more intimate perspective on the cultures, histories, and societies of the region. Whether you choose to major in MENA or not, you may enroll in courses in any of the four major languages of the region: 

MENA Language Placement Exams

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

3:00-5:00pm

Arabic

Students who took the online Arabic language placement exam will be contacted by the MENA Language coordinator, Professor Fadia Antabli, to schedule an oral exam, to take place individually, by appointment, during the placement exam time.

Questions?  Contact Professor Antabli: fadia.antabli@northwestern.edu.

Location: Crowe Hall 4-113

Hebrew

The Hebrew placement exam is written and will be administered by Professor Hanna Tzuker-Seltzer during the placement exam time. 

Questions?  Contact Professor Tzuker-Seltzer: hanna.seltzer@northwestern.edu

Location: MENA Seminar Room, Kresge 4-531

Persian

This placement exam will be conducted individually, by appointment only, during the placement exam time.  Please contact Professor Pouye Khoshkhoosani to reserve a time for taking the exam. 

Questions?  Contact Professor Khoshkhoosani: seyede.khoshkhoosani@northwestern.edu

Location: Crowe 4-121

Turkish

This placement exam will be conducted individually, by appointment only, during the placement exam time.  Please contact Professor Oya Topçuoğlu to reserve a time for taking the exam. 

Questions?  Contact Professor Topçuoğlu: oya.topcuoglu@northwestern.edu

Location: Crowe 4-121

For general MENA language related inquires, contact: 

mena-language@northwestern.edu