Arabic Classes Fall Session

Oct 01, 2008-Dec 04, 2008


Arabic Classes begin October 8, 2008
Registration open till October 20, 2008

Arabic Level I: begins Thursday, October 9,  6:00-8:00 PM

8 weeks
Tuition: $350
Textbook: Brustad, K. et al (2004 Edition). Alif Baa. Georgetown
University Press.
Instructor: Karam Tannous

This course will focus on learning the letters and sounds of Arabic
and skills of reading, writing and pronunciation, in addition to listening and basic conversation.
Arabic Level II: begins Thursday, October 9, 8:15-10:15 PM

8 weeks
Tuition: $350
Textbook: Brustad, K. et al (Second Edition) Al-Kitaab with DVDS Part 1 Georgetown University Press.
Instructor: Karam Tannous

This course is a continuation of Arabic 1 and it will cover vocabulary and grammatical structures necessary for better comprehension in Modern Standard Arabic. It will focus also on further developing skills in listening, reading and speaking.
Levantine Arabic begins Wednesday, October 8, 6:15 - 8:15 PM

8 weeks
Tuition: $350
Instructor: Iman Meiki

This course will work on the student conversation and pronunciation skills in order to achieve confidence and fluency in day-to-day situations. The course will be conducted in the Levantine dialect spoken in Syria, Lebanon and Palestine. This course is for students who have completed level I and have the ability to read and write.

All classes will supplement textbook material with reading from Arabic newspapers and will introduce you to some Arab song and cinema


To register for a class, please contact Janiene Kuri
Email: Tel.: 646 732 3261

Please send a tuition check before June 16, 2008 to
Alwan for the Arts, 16 Beaver Street, 4th Floor,
New York, NY 10004 or at the latest bring it to the first class meeting.

Please also note that if you drop the class after the first session,
you will be reimbursed 75% of the fees. No reimbursements will be
made after attending the second class.

Late Registration

If you decide to register after the first class meeting you will be
expected to bring a full tuition check to the 2nd session.

Registration is open until October 10, 2008


Alwan for the Arts

16 Beaver Street, 4th Floor
(between Broad St. and Broadway)
New York, NY 10004
(646) 732-3261

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