Centre for Continuing Education

Arabic Course 304 (Level 12)

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.

Level B1 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR)

This course builds upon the previous three terms (301 – 303) of work and prepares you for the fourth year Arabic program.

Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, participants should be able to:

  1. Initiate and sustain conversations with learners of Arabic-as-a-foreign-language speakers and paraphrase as necessary to make themselves understood.
  2. Read simple authentic texts on familiar topics connected to daily life.
  3. Recognise a general understanding of aspects of Arabic culture connected to everyday life.
  4. Recognise culturally important expressions.
  5. Write, in simple sentences notes and short essays, on familiar topics connected to daily life.

Content

This course covers the following topics:

  • The extended family
  • Around the house
  • Forming questions
  • Forming negative questions and sentences
  • Personal Pronouns

Intended Audience

Suitable for B1 level students, those who have completed all levels of Arabic up to 303 or who have completed 270 hours of recent face-to-face tuition.

Delivery Style

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

Materials

Resources will be provided to cover all topics.

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.

Features

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