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 13, 2016

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 at fadia.antabli@northwestern.edu.

Location: 1800 Sherman Avenue, Suite 5400 (5th floor), office #5435

Hebrew

The Hebrew placement exam is written and will be administered by Professor Eran Tzelgov during the placement exam time. 

Questions?  Contact Professor Tzelgov at eran.tzelgov@northwestern.edu

Location: Fisk Hall, Room 114

Persian

This placement exam will be conducted individually, by appointment only, during the placement exam time.  Please contact Professor Austin O’Malley to reserve a time for taking the exam. 

Contact: austin.omalley@northwestern.edu

Location: 1800 Sherman, Suite 5400 (5th floor), office #5436

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. 

Contact: oya.topcuoglu@northwestern.edu

Location: 1800 Sherman, Suite 5400 (5th floor), office #5436

For general MENA language related inquires, contact mena-language@northwestern.edu.