Arabic Conversation Level 4A - Fall 2018

Course Category: Arabic Conversation | Level 4

Course Code: ARA C4A

Instructor: Anse Ghufran Tiba

Length: 1 term (15 weeks)

Course Dates: September 11 - December 18, 2018
Timings: Tuesdays, 3:00 pm CST/9:00 pm GMT Click here to convert to your own time zone.

Classes last approximately 1.5 hours each. Live attendance is highly recommended for Arabic courses to achieve full benefit and required for conversation courses. Recordings of the sessions will be made available for registered students who cannot attend live.

Offered: This course is offered in the Fall term of each year.


  • Arabic Conversation Level 3B or equivalent knowledge.
  • Arabic Grammar Level 3B or equivalent knowledge.
  • Students enrolling in the program must be women above the age of 17.

Course Description: Students at this level will work on refining their knowledge of key grammatical constructs, and will increase their grammatical knowledge through study of more advanced concepts and exposure to a variety of Arabic texts. This level builds upon the content covered in Levels 1, 2 and 3 and takes students into the world of more advanced Arabic grammar skills. By including a greater focus on application of skills through reading, the aim at this level is to strengthen students’ comprehension of Arabic writing, and to consolidate the grammatical skills they need to express themselves in the language.

Placement: If you are unsure about your level, email 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 weekly online lectures, complete one or more weekly assignments as assigned by the instructor, and review and sit for a midterm and a final exam.

Text: Al-ʿArabiyya li-l-Nāshiʾīn, Student Book 4

Students are responsible for ordering their textbooks before the start of class. Ribaat textbooks are available to enrolled students at a discounted rate through Daybreak Press Global Bookshop. Once enrolled, students will have access to the discount code through the course forum.


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Registration Fees: Non-refundable, non-transferable

  • $100.00 (not including the cost of the course materials)
  • $20.00 late registration fee after September 5th (if seats are available)
  • Auditing is not available for the Arabic Program.


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