ABOUT THIS COURSE
The Arabic program offers you the opportunity to acquire skills in reading, writing, listening, and speaking. Language instruction is proficiency-oriented and imparts cultural experiences and knowledge.
The focus will be on Modern Standard Arabic during the classroom hours, with optional sessions offered in colloquial dialects such as Moroccan, Egyptian, and Syrian. Outside the classroom, you'll select from a wide array of in - language co-curricular activities - including calligraphy, cooking, cinema, music, and the Qur'an - each designed to help you build new vocabulary while developing cultural fluency. ng
Classes are small and you will benefit from individual attention inside and outside the classroom.
General / No -Intensive
language courses offer 1. 5-2 hours of daily/weekly contact for 4-8 weeks and award 1-3 credits
Intensive language courses offer 3-4 hours of daily instructional contact for 5 days and award 3 credits.
Language and Dialect Course Offerings
Arabic: A comprehensive undergraduate program of intensive and non-intensive learning in Modern Standard Arabic will last ten weeks, with courses in basic, intermediate, advanced, as well as spoken and heritage Arabic.
Advanced Arabic with a Focus on Grammar: Our advanced Arabic courses for Arabic and Islamic studies graduate students have a distinct focus on the grammar and writing skills of the language for academic and research reading and writing. An additional fifty-minute period of conversation occurs outside of the class meeting time and is required of all students.
OTHER ARABIC COURSES:
▪ Intermediate to Advanced-level Arabic courses for students who already have more than a basic understanding of the language
▪ Private tutoring for students with individual goals
*We also offer English language courses for native Arabic-speakers living in the U.S.*
Please contact us for more information about pricing, scheduling, etc.