Centre for Continuing Education

Arabic Course 102 (Level 2)

Arabic. Learn Arabic with us.

If you want to learn to speak Arabic, our Arabic classes are ideal for adult learners to enjoy a practical and social experience while you learn Arabic language and culture. Learn Arabic the smart way with Arabic courses at CCE, the University of Sydney.

Suitable for those who have completed 101 or who have completed 20 hours of recent face to face tuition. This course will expand upon introductory material with a greater focus on grammatical structure and speaking skills while increasing vocabulary.


This course covers the following topics:

  • The 'Taa Marbuu Ta'
  • The 'Alif Maqsoora'
  • Writing the 'Hamza'
  • The 'Tanween'
  • The definite article
  • The Nisba adjective
  • Subject pronouns – dual and plural
  • ‘Ismiyyah’ sentence
  • Names and gender
  • Housework


This course is delivered as a series of interactive workshops where active participation is encouraged.

Prescribed text

Alif Baa: Introduction to Arabic Letters and Sounds by Brustad Et Al (Georgetown Uni Press 3rd Edition 2010) ISBN 9781589016323

Al-Kitaab Fii Ta Callum Al-cArabiyya: A Textbook for Beginning Arabic: Part One by Abbas Al-Tonsi, Kristen Brustad, Mahmoud Al-Batal (Georgetown Uni Press 3rd Edition) ISBN 9781589017368

Based on Themes and Grammar of chapters 9-10 Alif Baa and chapters 1 of Al-Kitaab. The text is used for activities and forms the basis for consolidation and practice between meetings. Additional supplementary resources will also be provided to cover general topics.

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Please Note

Selected Language and Culture courses that teach spoken language may include use of language immersion (course instruction in the selected language) as part of the training strategy.


Language courses are offered in four terms each year during January, April, July and October.

What others say.

  • I enjoyed meeting people from different professional backgrounds. Very happy with the friendly and dedicated tutors.

  • Great tutor, very enthusiastic and inspiring. It’s fun!

  • Excellent, fantastic, great! Now I can say couple of words about my self in Arabic! I can read most of the words and even write some names by myself without errors. Feel ready to study further!

$360 Limited inc GST
Arabic Course 102 (Level 2)

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What others say.

  • The teacher was fantastic. It was such a pleasure to attend this class.
  • Great tutor, very enthusiastic and inspiring. It's fun!