Ribaat Arabic Program - Fall 2018

Click here to view samples of Arabic courses: Class Samples

Length: 1 term (15 weeks)

Course Dates: September 10 - December 23, 2018
Timings: 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.

Course Description: Click here for Arabic course descriptions and prerequisites.

Placement: Once enrolled in the Ribaat Arabic Program, students will be placed in the course that they have reached. New students will be automatically placed in Introduction to Arabic, unless a placement test is submitted.

If you are new to the Ribaat Arabic Program or 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 be placed in 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: Click here for full textbook list.

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.


For inquiries, contact registration@rabata.org

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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