Arabic beginners: holiday kit

Course Dates: 11/05/24 - 12/05/24
Time: 11:00 - 15:30
Location: Keeley Street
Join this lively course to learn basic Arabic. Ideal if you are going on holiday to any Arabic speaking country.
Suitable for complete beginners.
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Full fee £99.00 Senior fee £99.00 Concession £64.00
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Arabic beginners: holiday kit
  • Course Code: LA106
  • Dates: 11/05/24 - 12/05/24
  • Time: 11:00 - 15:30
  • Taught: Sat-Sun, Daytime
  • Duration: 2 sessions
  • Location: Keeley Street
  • Tutor: Nora Allali-Carling

Course Code: LA106

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Sat-Sun, day, 11 May - 12 May '24

Duration: 2 sessions

Please note: We offer a wide variety of financial support to make courses affordable. Just visit our online Help Centre for more information on a range of topics including fees, online learning and FAQs.

What is the course about?

This course aims to enable students to communicate effectively in Arabic while on holiday.

What will we cover?

Greetings, introductions, numbers and prices, ordering food and drinks, at the hotel, using transport and asking the time, cultural topics.

What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...

have a basic conversation when you’re out and about
- say hello and goodbye, give and ask for basic and personal information
- buy items in shops, ask about prices
- order food & drinks & ask for the bill
- ask for directions
- use and recognise numbers
- asking for basic information at the hotel
- get cultural advice (e.g.tipping,).

What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?

Suitable for complete beginners.

How will I be taught, and will there be any work outside the class?

The course is based on the communicative approach:

- active students’ interaction
- emphasis on speaking and listening skills
- pair and group work
- role plays
- use of realia, pictures and authentic material
- use of audio-visual techniques when appropriate

Please note, students are expected to participate in oral classroom activities and to do some homework as and when required.

Are there any other costs? Is there anything I need to bring?

Based on tutor's own material.

When I've finished, what course can I do next?

Arabic beginners course in September - the tutor will be able to give you advice
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