Learn Arabic - Online Courses

Arabic is spoken by more than 319 million people and is the fifth most spoken language in the world. It is an official language in 26 states spread across the Middle East and Africa. The Arabic language has influenced several other languages including Persian, Turkish and even Spanish. Arabic comes from the same language family as Hebrew with both languages written from right to left.

Our Arabic courses are design to teach you how to speak, understand, read and write Arabic confidently . We offer beginner to advanced level courses to make learning Arabic accessible to everyone.

Many of our courses are delivered online. For more information about our live online courses, please see our guide to online learning.

Browse our courses below and choose from a range of classes either during the daytime, evening and on weekends.

Meet Alaa, one of our Arabic tutors:

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  1. Arabic: an introduction for beginners in collaboration with the British Museum

    Evening
    Course Date: Fri 29 Jan 2021 (and 2 other dates)
    Location on this date: Online


    This four-week course, presented in partnership between the British Museum and City Lit, uses British Museum objects related to the Middle East to provide a foundation in the Arabic language.Please note, this course will be taught online and not at the British Museum.

    This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
    Full fee: £129.00
    Senior fee: £103.00
    Concession: £79.00

  2. Arabic verbs made easy

    Evening
    Course Date: Fri 5 Feb 2021 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: Online
    Do you find it hard to understand and conjugate Arabic verbs? Do you feel confused about which tense of the verb to use in your speaking and writing ? Join this course to help you understand how verbs work in Arabic.

    This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
    Full fee: £99.00
    Senior fee: £99.00
    Concession: £99.00

  3. Arabic: an introduction for beginners part 2

    Evening
    Course Date: Tue 9 Feb 2021
    Location on this date: Online
    Learn to speak, understand, read and write Modern Standard Arabic on this lively course, which also refers to other Arabic dialects. Suitable for near beginners who have already studied Arabic for a term or equivalent and can give and ask for basic information and use the alphabet.

    This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
    Full fee: £149.00
    Senior fee: £149.00
    Concession: £91.00

  4. Arabic reading group

    Course Date: Wed 10 Feb 2021 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: Online
    Do you enjoy reading Arabic? Do you want to start reading in Arabic and deepen your knowledge of

    Arab culture? Come and join us to discuss a range of Arabic short stories.You will need to be able to read the alphabet, words and phrases to be able to join this course.

    This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
    Full fee: £99.00
    Senior fee: £79.00
    Concession: £60.00

  5. Arabic 1 intensive: journey for beginners in spring

    Course Date: Mon 22 Mar 2021
    Location on this date: Online
    Learn Arabic on this intensive, week-long course with an emphasis on practical use and the development of your listening and speaking skills. You can also learn to read and write Arabic characters. Based on the tutor's own materials.

    This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
    Full fee: £139.00
    Senior fee: £111.00
    Concession: £85.00

  6. Arabic 2 lower: module 3

    Evening
    Course Date: Mon 19 Apr 2021 (and 2 other dates)
    Location on this date: Online
    Continue to improve your elementary Arabic and develop speaking, listening, reading and writing skills using Modern Standard Arabic. Suitable if you have completed 'Arabic 2 lower : module 2' or equivalent.

    This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
    Full fee: £189.00
    Senior fee: £189.00
    Concession: £115.00

  7. Arabic beginners: module 3

    Evening
    Course Date: Mon 19 Apr 2021 (and 5 other dates)
    Location on this date: Online
    Continue to learn to speak, understand, read and write Modern Standard Arabic on these lively courses, which also refer to other Arabic dialects. You should have completed 'Arabic beginners: module 2' or equivalent.

    This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
    Full fee: £189.00
    Senior fee: £189.00
    Concession: £115.00

  8. Arabic 3 lower : mod 3

    Evening
    Course Date: Mon 19 Apr 2021
    Location on this date: Online
    Suitable if you have studied Arabic for three years or equivalent and have a fairly good command of the Arabic language. Develop you fluency on these courses taught in Arabic, with the emphasis on speaking and listening. You should have studied Arabic for three years or equivalent and have a fairly good command of the Arabic language.

    This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
    Full fee: £189.00
    Senior fee: £189.00
    Concession: £115.00

  9. Arabic beginners: module 2

    Evening
    Course Date: Tue 20 Apr 2021 (and 5 other dates)
    Location on this date: Online
    Learn to speak, understand, read and write Modern Standard Arabic on this lively course, which also refers to other Arabic dialects. Suitable for complete beginners.

    This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
    Full fee: £199.00
    Senior fee: £199.00
    Concession: £121.00

  10. Arabic 2 upper: module 3

    Course Date: Thu 22 Apr 2021
    Location on this date: Online
    Suitable if you have completed 'Arabic 2 upper: module 2', studied Arabic for more than two years or have a fairly good command of the language.

    This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
    Full fee: £179.00
    Senior fee: £179.00
    Concession: £109.00

  11. Arabic 3 upper: module 3

    Course Date: Thu 22 Apr 2021
    Location on this date: Online
    Suitable if you have studied Arabic for at least four years or equivalent and have a fairly good command of the Arabic language. Develop you fluency on these courses taught in Arabic, with the emphasis on speaking and listening. You should have studied Arabic for three years or equivalent and have a fairly good command of the Arabic language.

    This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
    Full fee: £179.00
    Senior fee: £143.00
    Concession: £109.00

  12. Arabic 4: module 3

    Evening
    Course Date: Thu 22 Apr 2021
    Location on this date: Online
    Practise your conversation skills in Arabic and further develop your fluency in the language.

    This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
    Full fee: £199.00
    Senior fee: £199.00
    Concession: £121.00

  13. Arabic through culture 2 upper: module 3

    Course Date: Fri 23 Apr 2021
    Location on this date: Online
    Suitable for those who have stuied Arabic for about 2 years.This course is similar to other Arabic 2 upper module 3 courses in its focus on speaking and listening, but differs in the methods used to teach basic Arabic i.e through using songs, poems and creative activities.

    This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
    Full fee: £199.00
    Senior fee: £159.00
    Concession: £121.00

  14. Arabic conversation class

    Course Date: Fri 30 Apr 2021 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: Online
    Increase your fluency and improve your accuracy and comprehension in an informal and friendly environment. Ideal if you have studied Arabic for a couple of years already.

    This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
    Full fee: £149.00
    Senior fee: £119.00
    Concession: £91.00

  15. Arabic writing for beginners

    Weekend
    Course Date: Sun 2 May 2021
    Location on this date: Online
    Learn how to read and write Arabic characters. Suitable for complete beginners or anyone wishing to consolidate their knowledge of the Arabic alphabet.

    This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
    Full fee: £49.00
    Senior fee: £49.00
    Concession: £49.00

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