The 2021 African Language Summer Institute is hosted by the Department of World Languages & Cultures and the Center for African Studies at Howard University. Instruction will be hybrid - online and face-to-face. The program is available to Howard and non-Howard students, both undergraduate and graduate.
May 17 - June 25, 2021
Courses will be 5 days a week, for 4-5 hours a day.
April 15, 2021
- Amharic – Different levels
- Arabic – Two levels
- Somali – Two levels
- Swahili – All levels: Beginners, Intermediate, & Advanced.
- Wolof – Two levels
- Yoruba – Two levels
- Zulu – Two levels
HU Credits: 6 credits equivalent to one academic year of language instruction
$2940 x 2 courses = $5,880
Apply for a FLAS Fellowship to help cover costs.
Varies (Howard University Hostels charge between $35.00 - $55.00 per day).
Cost varies but the university has a meal plan you can choose from.
For more information, please contact the Dr. Leonard Muaka, Department of World Languages and Cultures at firstname.lastname@example.org.