17
Course Start Date:
04/10/2021
Course Ends Date:
20/12/2021

This course is for all advanced students with a B2 level or higher. In this course, reading as well as speaking skills will be rehearsed more intensively.
In the course we will cover various political, journalistic and scientific articles, newspaper clippings and papers that we will read and discuss together. It is recommended to have a good reading comprehension of Modern Standard Arabic (MSA). The articles are exclusively in Modern Standard Arabic. However, discussions can be held individually in MSA or in an Arabic dialect with the group.

Requirements:

B2 level or higher

Learning objective:

The aim of the course is to improve reading as well as speaking skills and to develop a broader understanding of contemporary scientific articles etc. in Arabic.

Length:

12 weeks / 24 teaching units (1 teaching unit = 45 minutes.)

23
Course Start Date:
07/10/2021
Course Ends Date:
20/01/2022

You are not a grammar freak and just want to learn Arabic to communicate with people? Since one does not speak standard Arabic in everyday life, it is advisable to learn the Syrian dialect in Berlin. Syrian dialect is an umbrella term for the very similar dialects in Syria, Lebanon, Palestine, and Jordan. This dialect is well understood all over the Arab world, and the majority of Arabs in Berlin speak this dialect, so you can practice the language in Berlin too.

Learning objective:

Shopping for groceries and clothes (2) | to justify something | speak your own opinion |
Talking about preferences | Activities, and experiences in school | Subjects | School types.

Grammar:

Adjective enhancement – Elative (deepening) | Active participle | Passive participle

Prices range between 150-190€

17
Course Start Date:
15/09/2021
Course Ends Date:
01/12/2021

Since Standard Arabic is not generally spoken in everyday life, it also makes sense to learn the Syrian dialect. “Syrian dialect” is an umbrella term for various similar dialects used in Syria, Palestine, Lebanon and Jordan and it is understood throughout the Arab world. The majority of Arabs in Berlin also speak this dialect, so it can be used in everyday life in Berlin. Learners of Standard Arabic often have difficulty with Arabic-speakers, who usually do not answer in standard Arabic, but in dialect. A dialect course is therefore highly recommended for those involved in social work, education, medicine or aid organizations. This would allow them to react and engage spontaneously in everyday situations and to build a sustainable basis of trust.

Requirements:
None.

Learning objective:
At the end of the course, learners will be able to read and write Arabic letters. They can introduce themselves and have simple conversations with other people, in order to get to know them. They can also provide information about their families.
Grammar:
At this language level we cover: Article, Femininum, Adjective derivation. Nominal and verbal clauses. Verb conjugation in the present tense 1 . Adjective agreement, personal suffixes.

Vocabulary:
This language level contains a vocabulary of around 150 words

Prices range between 150-190€

20
Course Start Date:
28/09/2021
Course Ends Date:
14/12/2021

Since Standard Arabic is not generally spoken in everyday life, it also makes sense to learn the Syrian dialect. “Syrian dialect” is an umbrella term for various similar dialects used in Syria, Palestine, Lebanon and Jordan and it is understood throughout the Arab world. The majority of Arabs in Berlin also speak this dialect, so it can be used in everyday life in Berlin. Learners of Standard Arabic often have difficulty with
Arabic-speakers, who usually do not answer in Standard Arabic, but in dialect. A dialect course is therefore highly recommended for those
involved in social work, education, medicine or aid organizations. This would allow them to react and engage spontaneously in everyday
situations and to build a sustainable basis of trust.
Requirements:
Completed A1.2 course (Syrian dialect) or knowledge of Arabic sufficient for the course. We can offer a level-assessment upon request.
Learning objective:
At the end of the course, learners will be able to talk about everyday activities in the past tense. You can also make yourself understood in restaurants without any problems.
Grammar:
At this language level we cover:
Verb conjugation in the past tense (including weak verbs).
Future tense.
The conjunctive.
Genitive construction.
Prices range between 150-190€

19
Course Start Date:
13/09/2021
Course Ends Date:
29/11/2021

Since Standard Arabic is not generally spoken in everyday life, it makes sense to learn the Syrian dialect. “Syrian dialect” is an umbrella term for various similar dialects used in Syria, Palestine, Lebanon and Jordan and it is understood throughout the Arab world. The majority of Arabs in Berlin also speak this dialect, so it can be used in everyday life in Berlin. Learners of Standard Arabic often have difficulty with
Arabic-speakers, who usually do not answer in Standard Arabic, but in dialect. A dialect course is therefore highly recommended for those
involved in social work, education, medicine or aid organizations. This would allow them to react and engage spontaneously in everyday
situations and to build a sustainable basis of trust.

Requirements:

Completed A1.3 course (Syrian dialect) or knowledge of Arabic sufficient forthe course. We can offer a level-assessment upon request.

Learning objective:

At the end of the course, learners will have the language skills necessary to talk about professions and hobbies. They will also be able to make meeting arrangements.

Grammar:

At this language level we cover:
Verb conjugation in the present and past tense (repetition and deepening).
Superlative.
Subordinate clauses.
Personal suffixes attached to the verb.

Prices range between 150-190€

21
Course Start Date:
13/09/2021
Course Ends Date:
29/11/2021

You are not a grammar freak and just want to learn Arabic to communicate with people? Since one does not speak standard Arabic in everyday life, it is advisable to learn the Syrian dialect in Berlin. Syrian dialect is an umbrella term for the very similar dialects in Syria, Lebanon, Palestine, and Jordan. This dialect is well understood all over the Arab world, and the majority of Arabs in Berlin speak this dialect, so you can practice the language in Berlin too.

Learning objective:

Understanding suggestions for a city tour | to describe a way | Book a hotel room |
Understand travel reports | talk about travel destinations | about habits in the present and
speak of the past | Ordinal numbers

Grammar:

Prepositions (deepening) | كان ـ صار will and be | Past with كان |
Adverbs of time: first, then, later …

Prices range between 150-190€

17
Course Start Date:
14/09/2021
Course Ends Date:
30/11/2021

Since Standard Arabic is not generally spoken in everyday life, it also makes sense to learn the Syrian dialect. “Syrian dialect” is an umbrella term for various similar dialects used in Syria, Palestine, Lebanon and Jordan and it is understood throughout the Arab world. The majority of Arabs in Berlin also speak this dialect, so it can be used in everyday life in Berlin. Learners of Standard Arabic often have difficulty with Arabic-speakers, who usually do not answer in standard Arabic, but in dialect. A dialect course is therefore highly recommended for those involved in social work, education, medicine or aid organizations. This would allow them to react and engage spontaneously in everyday situations and to build a sustainable basis of trust.

Requirements:
None.

Learning objective:
At the end of the course, learners will be able to read and write Arabic letters. They can introduce themselves and have simple conversations with other people, in order to get to know them. They can also provide information about their families.
Grammar:
At this language level we cover: Article, Femininum, Adjective derivation. Nominal and verbal clauses. Verb conjugation in the present tense 1 . Adjective agreement, personal suffixes.

Vocabulary:
This language level contains a vocabulary of around 150 words

Prices range between 150-190€

20
Course Start Date:
13/07/2021
Course Ends Date:
28/09/2021

Since Standard Arabic is not generally spoken in everyday life, it also makes sense to learn the Syrian dialect. “Syrian dialect” is an umbrella term for various similar dialects used in Syria, Palestine, Lebanon and Jordan and it is understood throughout the Arab world. The majority of Arabs in Berlin also speak this dialect, so it can be used in everyday life in Berlin. Learners of Standard Arabic often have difficulty with
Arabic-speakers, who usually do not answer in Standard Arabic, but in dialect. A dialect course is therefore highly recommended for those
involved in social work, education, medicine or aid organizations. This would allow them to react and engage spontaneously in everyday
situations and to build a sustainable basis of trust.
Requirements:
Completed A1.2 course (Syrian dialect) or knowledge of Arabic sufficient for the course. We can offer a level-assessment upon request.
Learning objective:
At the end of the course, learners will be able to talk about everyday activities in the past tense. You can also make yourself understood in restaurants without any problems.
Grammar:
At this language level we cover:
Verb conjugation in the past tense (including weak verbs).
Future tense.
The conjunctive.
Genitive construction.
Prices range between 150-190€

18
Course Start Date:
15/06/2021
Course Ends Date:
31/08/2021

Since Standard Arabic is not generally spoken in everyday life, it also makes sense to learn the Syrian dialect. “Syrian dialect” is an umbrella term for various similar dialects used in Syria, Palestine, Lebanon and Jordan and it is understood throughout the Arab world.
The majority of Arabs in Berlin also speak this dialect, so it can be used in everyday life in Berlin. Learners of Standard Arabic often have difficulty with Arabic-speakers, who usually do not answer in standard Arabic, but in dialect. A dialect course is therefore highly recommended for those involved in social work, education, medicine or aid organizations. This would allow them to react and engage spontaneously in everyday situations and to build a sustainable basis of trust.

Requirements:

Completed A1.1 course (Syrian dialect) or knowledge of Arabic sufficient for the course. We offer the possibility of grading the level.

Learning objective:

At the end of the course learners will be able to talk about everyday life, describing their apartment and also easily manage to communicate with the Syrian dialect while shopping.

Grammar:

At this language level we will cover the following grammar:
Verb conjugation in the present tense 2 (including weak verbs).
Basic rules of the construction of number and counted nouns.
Prepositions.

Vocabulary:

This language level contains a vocabulary of around 150 words.

Prices range between 150-190€

18
Course Start Date:
20/07/2021
Course Ends Date:
05/10/2021

Since Standard Arabic is not generally spoken in everyday life, it also makes sense to learn the Syrian dialect. “Syrian dialect” is an umbrella term for various similar dialects used in Syria, Palestine, Lebanon and Jordan and it is understood throughout the Arab world.
The majority of Arabs in Berlin also speak this dialect, so it can be used in everyday life in Berlin. Learners of Standard Arabic often have difficulty with Arabic-speakers, who usually do not answer in standard Arabic, but in dialect. A dialect course is therefore highly recommended for those involved in social work, education, medicine or aid organizations. This would allow them to react and engage spontaneously in everyday situations and to build a sustainable basis of trust.

Requirements:

Completed A1.1 course (Syrian dialect) or knowledge of Arabic sufficient for the course. We offer the possibility of grading the level.

Learning objective:

At the end of the course learners will be able to talk about everyday life, describing their apartment and also easily manage to communicate with the Syrian dialect while shopping.

Grammar:

At this language level we will cover the following grammar:
Verb conjugation in the present tense 2 (including weak verbs).
Basic rules of the construction of number and counted nouns.
Prepositions.

Vocabulary:

This language level contains a vocabulary of around 150 words.

Prices range between 150-190€