Intensive Modern Standard Arabic I - Fall 2011

Oct 22, 2011-Nov 12, 2011

Teachers: Iman Meiki

Saturdays, 11:00am-2:00pm. Oct 22 - Nov 12 (4 sessions)

Course Description
This course will focus on learning the letters and sounds of Arabic and the skills of reading, writing and pronunciation, in addition to listening and basic conversation.

Brustad, K. et al., Alif Baa, with Multimedia, Introduction to Arabic Letters and Sounds, Georgetown University Press (Third Edition)

Textbooks available at Dahesh Heritage Books, 1775 Broadway at 57th Street, online, and at some university bookstores.

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

Tuition: $450

Alwan members eligible for discounts. See here for details.

**Students taking Intensive MSA I who register for Intensive MSA II (beginning Nov 19th) by Nov 1st will recieve a $100 discount off both courses ($800 total).**

Students must be registered in advance of the first class session. For registration instructions and other questions, email

To secure your place, prior to the first class meeting, please mail a check payable to 'Alwan Foundation' for the full tuition to:
Alwan Foundation
16 Beaver Street, 4th Floor,
New York, NY 10004

Refund Policy
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. Students will not be admitted after the 2nd session.

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