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Arabic Level 1, Part 1 (one week intensive)

Course dates, times and locations

Start date/time End date/time Days Delivery mode Location
11/07/2022 (10:00) 15/07/2022 (13:00) Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday Strand Campus


15 hours

This course does not carry any credit towards a degree


The intensive one-week course will be taught over 5 consecutive days (Monday through Friday). Each class is 3 hours in duration from 10.00 to 13.00 and taught at the Strand Campus.

By studying Arabic Level 1, you will be able to communicate in very basic everyday-life situations, including greetings, daily activities, finding your way, telling the time and date, making simple purchases and ordering a meal. You will be able to understand very simple oral and written texts and ascertain specific information on simple topics and have developed an insight into Arabic-speaking life, culture and society.

What does this course cover?

Topics may include:

  • Greetings
  • Personal information
  • Family Jobs/occupations
  • Things/objects in the house

Functions may include:

  • Introducing others
  • Talking about what you do
  • Asking questions
  • Describing countries and cities
  • Making polite requests

Grammar may include:

  • Masculine and Feminine sound plurals
  • Possessive endings (attached pronouns)
  • Definite and indefinite nouns
  • Personal pronouns (I, you, we, he, she)
  • Demonstrative pronouns
  • Question Words
  • Adjectives I

May cover alphabet and sounds:

  • Letters of the alphabet
  • Long vowels
  • Short vowels
  • Joining letters and handwriting practice

What will I achieve?

When Arabic Level 1 is complete, you will acquire basic language skills and achieve the equivalent of A1 level of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR), entry level of the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF).


*The above is an indication of content that may be covered over the duration of the course but it could vary depending on the level and progress of students in the class.

Full fee£220

Alumni/Staff/UoL/KHP fee£187

King's degree student fee£154

Enrolment deadlines:

Enrolment for Summer Term is open.


Summer 1 week intensive courses (11 -15 July 2022):

  • Enrolment for our 1 week intensive courses: closes midnight Thursday 30 June 2022.
  • Taught each week day (Monday to Friday) from 10.00 to 13.00 from 11-15 July 2022. 
  • All courses are taught at beginner level. 
  • Summer classes run for Arabic, French, German, Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin and Spanish.

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