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Introduction to the Coptic Church Language

Students will first learn the Coptic alphabet and the basic grammatical structure of the language. Following that, the course will introduce the student to liturgical Coptic at a beginner’s level. By the end of the course the student will be expected to be able to read and write words and phrases from the liturgy and simple sentences in Coptic.


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Quick Facts

Length: 1 year

Study Pace: Part-time (25%)

Teaching Hours: Weekends and evenings
Type of Instruction: On-campus
Language of Instruction: Arabic and English
Location: Campus Södertälje

Level: Preparatory

Organizer: Sankt Ignatios Folkhögskola

In addition to the requirements stated in the course description, all students need to be at least 18 year old, be officially registered in Sweden and have a sufficient knowledge of the language of instruction.

Fees: Tuition at Sankt Ignatios Folkhögskola is free for everyone who is a citizen of Sweden or another EU country or who have been granted permission to live in Sweden. Students must be registered as living in Sweden. 

Service Fees: Students are required to pay a service fee. The service fee for this course is SEK 300 per semester