Arabic Beginners Level 1 (Online Course) | UNB

Global Site Navigation (use tab and down arrow)

College of Extended Learning

Arabic Beginners Level 1 (Online)

A chalkboard with Arabic lettering on it

Immerse yourself in the rich Middle Eastern Culture!

With instructor Marwa Aboulata as your guide, you'll develop a basic knowledge of the Arabic Language. By the end of the course, you'll be able to carry on basic conversations on limited topics, as well as be familiar with Arabic customs and culture. This course is aimed at non-native speakers. There are no prerequisites.

Topics covered include:

  • Introducing language, history & culture
  • Learn the Arabic grammar gender, dual and plural
  • Introducing letters & sounds
  • Writing simple Arabic words
  • Learn common greetings (Ahlan, marhaba, sabah el-kheir, salamu alaykum, ezzayak)
  • Introducing subject pronouns
  • Touch upon possessive pronouns
  • Introducing demonstrative nouns
  • Learn simple prepositions
  • Introducing Jobs & professions
  • Learn vocabulary for body parts, colours, family members

Course details

Spring 2023

Dates/Times: Tuesdays, May 16 to July 18, 2023 (10 weeks)
6 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. | Online
Save 15% if you register before May 2, 2023
Price: $179 (+ HST)
Instructor: Marwa Aboulata

Register now!

About the instructor

Marwa Aboulata is an Arabic teacher with a Bachelor of Education (BEd) from Alexandria University, Egypt. She is also an experienced Arabic as second language teacher. Upon graduating from university, Marwa started her career in teaching and translating (English & Arabic). Her fascination with the Arabic language and immense love for Arabic poetry & literary arts led to her interest in teaching Arabic to non-native speakers.

"Languages, primarily Arabic, are my passion, and I love and excel in performing anything related to Arabic and languages in general."

Back to Leisure Learning main page