Arabic Advanced Self-Study | Part 1 - Fall 2019

Course Category: Arabic | Level 4 Course

Click here to view a short segment of this course:  Arabic Self Study Part 1 with Anse Raghad AlSayd

Course Code: ARA 405

InstructorAnse Raghad Alsayd

Length: 1 term (14 weeks)

Course Dates: September 15 - December 15, 2019
Timings: every other Sunday, 10:00 am CST/4:00 pm UK Click here to convert to your own time zone.

This course will be self-study with some sessions led by Anse Raghad. Live attendance at the online sessions is highly recommended to achieve full benefit. Students who cannot attend the scheduled sessions must make arrangements with the instructor to fulfill the necessary coursework.

Daylight savings time will go into effect in the United States on Sunday, November 3rd, 2019. Depending on where you live, this may or may not affect your class timing. In countries where DST is not applied at all, class will be one hour later starting November 3rd.

Offered: Part 1 of this course is offered in the Fall term of each year, and Part 2 is offered in the Spring. Completion of Part 1 is recommended but not required to enroll in Part 2.

Prerequisites:

  1. Students should be women above the age of 17.
  2. Arabic Conversation Level 3B or equivalent knowledge.
  3. Arabic Grammar Level 3B or equivalent knowledge. 

Course Description: This course is designed for students of the Arabic Program levels 3 and above. It will provide students the opportunity to hone their Arabic reading, writing, listening, and speaking skills, as well as increase their vocabulary in preparation for the upper levels of the Arabic Program. Students will be assigned a number of units, through which they will proceed at their own pace and their own level. Activities will be provided at different levels to cater to the individual level of each student. The instructor will meet periodically with students throughout the course to touch base and hear presentations.

Placement: If you are unsure about your level, email ribaat.arabic@rabata.org to request a placement test. Once you have submitted and tests have been assessed, you will receive a recommendation for the appropriate course for your level.  

Course Requirements: Students are expected to attend the online sessions, complete weekly assignments as assigned by the instructor, present on a topic in Arabic, and review and sit for a final assessment. Students will need a minimum of 3 hours of study time each week to complete the course requirements.

Placement:

If you are unsure about your level, email ribaat.arabic@rabata.org to request a placement test. Once you have submitted and tests have been assessed, you will receive a recommendation for the appropriate course for your level.

Registration Fee: Non-refundable, non-transferable

Students will have access to course forums, recordings, and files until the first day of the next term.

$100.00 (not including the cost of the course materials)

$20.00 late registration fee after September 7th (if seats are available)

Auditing is not available for the Arabic Program.

Text: Materials will be provided through the course forum.

 

For inquiries, contact registration@rabata.org