Centre for Continuing Education

Arabic Course 401 (Level 13)

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 B2 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR)

This course covers advanced Arabic material including verb conjugation and quadrilateral verbs agreement while introducing some intermediate elements of writing and speaking.


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

  1. Conjugate the present, past and future tenses with all persons.
  2. Recognise the Common Quadrilateral Verbs agreement.
  3. Increase their vocabulary by an additional 1500 words.
  4. Employ additional basic expressions spoken on specific occasions.
  5. Interact with native speakers on topics which are familiar, without strain for either party.
  6. Write a simple, connected text on topics which are familiar, or of personal interest.


This course covers the following topics:

  • A pleasant summer
  • Celebrations
  • Travel
  • Middle East poets and writers
  • Verb conjugation
  • Common Quadrilateral Verbs

Intended Audience

Suitable for B2 level students, those who have completed all levels of Arabic up to 304 or who have completed 295 hours of recent face-to-face tuition.

Delivery Style

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


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.


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