A short five-week Urdu course is running in Hilary term 2013,
as a follow-up to the 5-week beginners course held in Michaelmas
The Hilary Term course will run on Mondays from 5.00 p.m.
to 6.15 p.m. from 28th January to 25th February 2013. The
course will develop conversational ability whilst bringing
in some reading and writing elements.
Interested applicants who have some knowledge of Urdu should
email the Academic Office detailing their experience in the
language for their applications to be considered by the course
The course fee is £50 for the Hilary Term 5-week course.
Tutor: Dr Alison Shaw, DPhil, Senior Associate of the Oxford
Centre for Islamic Studies
Russell, R. A New Course in Urdu and Spoken Hindi for Learners
in Britain, London: School of Oriental and African Studies
Beginners should already have access to Part 1 of A New Course
in Urdu and Spoken Hindi, and ideally will purchase Part 2,
3 and 4 of the series before their classes start.
(Copies are available from the Centre's Academic Office for
£10 per text)
forms should be sent to:
The Academic Office
Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies
Oxford OX1 2AR
Telephone: 01865 278730