Instructor: Douja Mamelouk
Course Description: This course develops beginning reading, listening, speaking and writing skills in Modern Standard Arabic. For the first three weeks, students will use Alif Baa' to master the alphabet, a few popular verbal expressions, and very basic grammar. After the completion of Alif Baa', students will move to Al-Kitaab I, where they will be exposed the four chapters structured around an online story that provides new vocabulary, grammar points, listening, comprehension and writing exercises.
Prerequisites: No previous knowledge of Arabic is necessary.
Format: Synchronous, Web conferencing
Registration begins: April 3, 2018
Classes begin: August 27, 2018