Arabic Readers' Series, Intermediate
- All Grades
This engaging intermediate reading course is designed to augment your Arabic-language study by following the journey of the wise owl at a more advanced level. You’ll continue studying the Arabic language and culture while reading and discussing interesting stories that include moral themes and cultural practices commonly found in Arab countries. During virtual class meetings, your instructor will guide you through course materials and lessons. You may also schedule one-on-one virtual meetings with your instructor to ask questions.
Meeting times: Monday 8-9 p.m. ET
Time Commitment: 2-3 hours per week (1 hour class time, 1-2 hours independent work).
Additional late summer session: Apply by November 22 to start December 5, 2022
Testing and Prerequisites
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Course PrerequisitesArabic Readers' Series, Intermediate requires:
For elementary students: Arabic for Elementary Students, Intermediate, Part IV or placement test
For middle/high school students: Arabic Language, Intermediate, Part I (NCAA Approved) or placement test
Cost and Financial Aid
- Nonrefundable Application Fee - $15 (Waived for financial aid applicants)
- Nonrefundable International Fee - $20 (outside US only)
Financial Aid is available
We are committed to serving all talented youth regardless of financial circumstances. Financial assistance is available based on need.
Please acquire all course materials by the course start date. If you have questions about these materials or difficulty locating them, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Headset with microphone
- Arabic-English dictionary is not required, it may be useful as a personal reference for the duration of this course
This course requires a computer with high-speed Internet access and an up-to-date web browser such as Chrome or Firefox. You must be able to communicate with the instructor via email. Visit the Technical Requirements and Support page for more details.
This course uses a virtual classroom for instructor-student communication. The classroom works on standard computers with the Zoom desktop client, and on tablets or handhelds that support the Zoom Mobile app. Recorded meetings can only be viewed on a computer with the Zoom desktop client installed. The Zoom desktop client and Zoom Mobile App are both free to download.
Most course lectures may be viewed on mobile devices, but some assignments and quizzes must be completed on a desktop or laptop computer.
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