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Online Arabic for Beginners, Level 1

The perfect introduction to learning a new language

100% Online Courses

Flexible Sessions

Expert Instruction

Duration

Self paced

Cost

$0

Total Hours

45

Course Benefits

  • Open enrolment
  • Free
  • Easy to grasp content
  • Learn anywhere, anytime

Overview

The Arabic for Beginners, Level 1 course introduces new learners to the Arabic alphabet as well as basic conversational phrases. The course is designed to allow learners to feel comfortable at a basic tourist level in Arabic speaking countries. The Arabic presented in the course incudes both modern standard pronunciations and the Lebanese dialect.

Curriculum

The course is organized into four modules with five lessons each. The first module focuses on the alphabet and numbers — this can be completed in 1 to 3 weeks depending on the learner’s starting level and persistence. The second module focuses on conversational essentials covering greetings and basic personal information — this can be completed in 2 to 3 weeks depending on the learner’s persistence. The third module focuses on time, dates, seasons, and question words — this can be completed in 2 to 3 weeks depending on the learner’s pace. The fourth module focuses on everyday life topics and can comfortably be completed within 1 to 2 weeks.

Admissions

Open enrolment

Free

No GRE required

No Minimum GPA Requirement

Apply now to earn your online Arabic for Beginners, Level 1 course from Lebanese American University. Here’s what you’ll need to get started:

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Language RequirementsThis course is taught in English and so you must be able to read, write, and communicate in English.
Other RequirementsYou will need to be over the age of 16 and be free of trade restrictions or government policies affecting access to open, online course material.

What You’ll Learn

Feel comfortable at communicating effectively at a basic level in Arabic speaking countries.

Program Outcomes

How to Apply

One-Step Application Process. Follow our simplified application process so you can start your program soon.

  1. Complete your online application
  2. Within one to two weeks, you will receive your credentials via email to enter the course

Online Study at Lebanese American University

By enrolling in Lebanese American University’s online programs students gain access to a team of supportive faculty and expert student services. Online study includes:

  • A flexible, asynchronous format
  • An experienced and caring faculty
  • Full-time and part-time flexibility
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Answers to Common Questions

You can find answers to the most frequently asked questions about our short courses right here. If you have more questions, please request information.

A short course is a concentrated effort to learn a set of skills in a particular area.

Depending upon the time you have available to study, you may take more than one short course at a time. Be sure to check when the course meets so that the courses you’re interested in do not overlap in timing.

The course is taught in English and so you must be able to read, write, and communicate in English. All courses require a copy of your passport or ID.

The time it takes to complete a short course ranges between 18 and 220 hours. Please see individual course pages for full duration details.