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Introduction to Arabic


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Introduction to Arabic
Introduction to Arabic

Learn more about the Arabic language.


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Course Description

Standard Arabic is the first language of hundreds of millions of people in 26 countries across the Middle East and North Africa. The Arabic language has a great history and heritage in the fields of literature, theology and science. In this free online course you will be introduced to the Arabic language and you will gain a clear knowledge and understanding of important facets of the language such as the Arabic alphabet, pronunciation of Arabic words, the use of verbs and nouns, and how to read and write simple sentences in Arabic. You will also be introduced to basic vocabulary such as days of the week, numbers and colours, which will give you confidence to continue building your knowledge of Arabic vocabulary. This free Arabic language course will be of great interest to professionals who may be conducting business in the Middle East or North Africa and would like to learn the basics of the Arabic language, and to all learners who would like a greater understanding of this fascinating and important world language.

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Learning Outcomes

Learning outcome: - Understand the Arabic alphabet; - Learn how to pronounce Arabic words; - Learn how to read and write basic Arabic sentences; - Learn basic Arabic vocabulary;


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Module Title
Module 1: Introduction to Arabic
Module 2: Introduction to Arabic Assessment

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Course Rating (By Learners): 4 stars based on 453 reviews
Course Title: Introduction to Arabic
Course #: 473
Course Publisher: Dalarna University
Course Category: 73
Content Origin:
Course Description: Standard Arabic is the first language of hundreds of millions of people in 26 countries across the Middle East and North Africa. The Arabic language has a great history and heritage in the fields of literature, theology and science. In this free online course you will be introduced to the Arabic language and you will gain a clear knowledge and understanding of important facets of the language such as the Arabic alphabet, pronunciation of Arabic words, the use of verbs and nouns, and how to read and write simple sentences in Arabic. You will also be introduced to basic vocabulary such as days of the week, numbers and colours, which will give you confidence to continue building your knowledge of Arabic vocabulary. This free Arabic language course will be of great interest to professionals who may be conducting business in the Middle East or North Africa and would like to learn the basics of the Arabic language, and to all learners who would like a greater understanding of this fascinating and important world language.
License: This course is available from Dalarna University OpenCourseWare through the following Creative Commons licence:
Creative Commons License
Release Date: 30 July 2012
Content  
Course Duration (Avg Learner): 2-3 Hours
Video/Audio: High
Audio Only: High
Animation: None
Assessments: Yes
Education Level
Age appropriateness: 16+ Years
Minimum Grade/Class Level: Post-Secondary
Validation: Level 5
ALISON Testing: Yes
Certification Availability
PDF Download: Yes
Parchment: Yes
Framed Certification: Yes

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    Ihsaan Tegally Mauritius Good course for beginners 2015-05-19 13:05:33
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    Roohi Saifi Pakistan It is quite useful and I have started learning the basics of the language. 2015-05-15 05:05:15
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    Minerva Hurtado Requejo Spain This is a good course in terms of gramar. A good support for someone already studying Arabic. It is very accurate but it goes a little bit fast. 2015-05-03 19:05:28
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    Abdullah Tanveer Canada This was great! 2015-04-27 23:04:20
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    Movies Master United Kingdom Very good 2015-04-02 19:04:13
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    Roseann Rollock United States of America It's an excellent course. 2015-03-20 22:03:17
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    Rob Welty United States of America Great course 2015-03-16 13:03:01
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    Ayoub Wakanai Tanzania An excellent course. I have gained a lot of knowledge. 2015-03-09 13:03:15
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    Mahmoud Mohamed Kenya Good to learn the basics 2015-03-06 21:03:47
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    Muhammadu Manneh Gambia It was really helpful 2015-02-24 10:02:48
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