Music of the Arab world
Time: 18:15 - 20:30
Location: Keeley Street
Course Code: LAW04
Duration: 1 session
What is the course about?
You will be introduced to popular music of the Arab world, and learn to sing a song with tune and rhythm from
What will we cover?
This is a chance to explore some Arabic songs from different countries and with different musical styles.
What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...
- Have a greater appreciation of the music and songs explored.
- Enjoy the practical experience of singing a traditional song.
What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?
No formal skills are necessary; the course is suitable for beginners but will also offer insight and challenge for those who understand Arabic.
How will I be taught, and will there be any work outside the class?
Our courses are characterised by spoken interaction and communication. Typical activities include pair work, group work, role plays and games. A range of resources will be used to support your learning including presentations, hand-outs, and audio-visual material.
Homework is highly recommended to consolidate learning.
Are there any other costs? Is there anything I need to bring?
Music recording and handouts will be provided. But you can bring your instrument if you are able to play by ear.
When I've finished, what course can I do next?
Arabic courses at various levels-please ask your tutor.