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The variety and uniqueness of the academics at Polis have attracted students and scholars—experts in the humanities, classics, and languages—to Jerusalem. Come and join one of the language courses, graduate programs, or study with Polis abroad and online.

Graduate Admissions

Students who are interested in graduate-level education can pursue programs in Ancient Philology and Near Eastern Languages. Polis also offers Fluency programs that are geared towards mastering a particular language using the Polis Method.

MA in Ancient Philology

Enrollment:

Open

Length:

2 Years

Location:

Jerusalem

Certificate in Second Language Teaching Methodology

Enrollment:

Open

Length:

1 Year

Location:

Jerusalem

MA in Near Eastern Languages

Enrollment:

Open

Length:

2 Years

Location:

Jerusalem

One-Year Program in Ancient Philology

Enrollment:

Open

Length:

1 Year

Location:

Jerusalem

One-Year Program in Near Eastern Languages

Enrollment:

Open

Length:

1 Year

Location:

Jerusalem

Jerusalem

Language Courses

Polis offers a variety of ancient and modern language courses at the heart of Jerusalem. All courses are taught using the Polis Method, where students are immersed in the target language.

Coptic

Enrollment:

Closed

Length:

4 Months

Location:

Jerusalem

Modern Hebrew Summer 2021

Enrollment:

Open

Length:

4 Weeks

Location:

Jerusalem

Spoken Arabic Summer 2021

Enrollment:

Open

Length:

4 Weeks

Location:

Jerusalem

Modern Standard Arabic

Enrollment:

Closed

Length:

4 Months

Location:

Jerusalem

Rome // United States

International Programs Admissions

Language courses—along with methodology seminars—are offered throughout Europe and America. Interested students are encouraged to apply to Polis international programs and thus experience the Polis Method near home.

Virginia - Ancient Greek - Summer 2021

Enrollment:

Open

Length:

3 Weeks

Location:

Front Royal, Virginia

Virginia - Latin - Summer 2021

Enrollment:

Open

Length:

3 Weeks

Location:

Front Royal, Virginia

Online Courses Application

Although the Polis Method works best with face-to-face learning, the Polis Institute also takes advantage of technology to democratize language learning: everyone, from across the globe, can learn ancient and modern languages with the Polis Method. Polis offers online courses through live video-call sessions, utilizing every tool possible to immerse students in the foreign language at the convenience of their very home.

Ancient Languages - July 2021

Enrollment:

Open

Length:

3 Weeks

Location:

Online

Modern Hebrew - Online - Summer 2021

Enrollment:

Open

Length:

4 Weeks

Location:

Online

Spoken Arabic - Online - Summer 2021

Enrollment:

Open

Length:

4 Weeks

Location:

Online