Critical Language Scholarship Program | Ibri, Oman
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Ibri, Oman

Program Dates:

June 07 - July 30, 2021

Hosting Institution:

Noor Majan Training Institute

Pro­gram Overview

The CLS Program’s vir­tu­al pro­gram­ming in 2021 com­pris­es approx­i­mate­ly 20 hours of lan­guage activ­i­ties per week, including:

  • 10 hours of face-to-face (syn­chro­nous) small group class 
  • 10 – 15 hours of syn­chro­nous and asyn­chro­nous activities:
    • Indi­vid­ual feed­back ses­sions with instructors
    • Asyn­chro­nous instruc­tion, such as review­ing video recordings 
    • Cul­tur­al activities
    • Indi­vid­ual and group home­work assignments 
    • Direct­ed inde­pen­dent study
    • Reg­u­lar meet­ings with a lan­guage part­ner for con­ver­sa­tion practice

The Ara­bic insti­tute in Ibri is host­ed by the Noor Majan Train­ing Insti­tute. The Noor Majan Train­ing Insti­tute has been host­ing CLS Schol­ars in Oman since 2013. It was found­ed to serve the ideals of mutu­al under­stand­ing and life-long learn­ing in an inter­na­tion­al con­text through the teach­ing of dif­fer­ent lan­guages and by giv­ing insight into Oman’s unique cul­ture. You can find out more about the insti­tute on their web­site.