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Venue Day Time Fee Weeks Start Date End Date Select To Enrol
Arabic Enquiries 2018
Oscars International 34 Dame St. D2 Thursday 00:00 - 00:00 €0 0 01 Feb 2018 31 Dec 2018
Arabic - *FREE TRIAL CLASS* po0ssible for any of the CURRENTLY running Arabic courses (APPLIES TO ONLY COURSES FROM LEVEL 2 UPWARDS) contact mary.zerbe@sandfordlanguages.ie to arrange in advance.*
Oscars International 34 Dame St. D2 Thursday 00:00 - 00:00 €0 0 01 Feb 2018 31 Dec 2018
*Arabic Level 1 Beginners February 2018
Oscars International 34 Dame St. D2 Monday 18:00 - 19:30 €265 12 19 Feb 2018 21 May 2018
Arabic Level 1 Beginners October 2017
Oscars International 34 Dame St. D2 Thursday 19:30 - 21:00 €265 12 26 Oct 2017 01 Feb 2018
*Arabic Level 2 January 2018
Oscars International 34 Dame St. D2 Tuesday 18:00 - 19:30 €265 12 16 Jan 2018 03 Apr 2018
*Arabic Level 2 February 2018
Oscars International 34 Dame St. D2 Thursday 19:30 - 21:00 €265 12 15 Feb 2018 10 May 2018
*Arabic Level 4 January 2018 (continuation of Level 3)
Oscars International 34 Dame St. D2 Monday 19:30 - 21:00 €265 12 15 Jan 2018 09 Apr 2018
*Arabic Level 6 (Continuation of Level 5) February 2018
Oscars International 34 Dame St. D2 Wednesday 19:30 - 21:00 €265 12 07 Feb 2018 02 May 2018
*Arabic Level 9 January 2018 (continuation of Level 8)
Oscars International 34 Dame St. D2 Thursday 18:00 - 19:30 €265 12 11 Jan 2018 29 Mar 2018
*Arabic Upper Intermediate Level February 2018
Oscars International 34 Dame St. D2 Wednesday 18:00 - 19:30 €265 12 14 Feb 2018 09 May 2018
Arabic Level Upper Intermediate Autumn 2017
Oscars International 34 Dame St. D2 Wednesday 18:00 - 19:30 €265 12 25 Oct 2017 24 Jan 2018

Why choose Sandford Language Institute for your Arabic tuition? in addition to having an excellent tutor, being an exam centre for the Arabic Language Proficiency Test ALPT, we also offer and run all levels for adult students from beginner to advanced levels which is very important if you intend on continuing on from beginner level and intend on reaching a high standard of modern standard Arabic.

We also offer separate weekday & weekend classes for secondary school students from beginner level onwards.Preparation for Arabic Leaving Cert.Exam also offered.

For Latecomers* If a course you wish to join has started, it may still be possible to join, if you are a total beginner, we can arrange a catch up class to cover what you have missed (included in the full course fee) if you are not a beginner there wont be a need for a catch up class. Please contact Shane Zerbe the Arabic Coordinator on 01 2601296 or email arabic@sandfordlanguages.ie if you wish to join after the official start date.

The Sandford Language Institute has been running courses in Arabic since 1989. Mariana our excellent tutor, is a native Arabic speaker, she is a qualified teacher and highly experienced. Teaching the communicative use of the language and making it as relevant as possible to every day situations. All of the main language skills of Reading, Writing, Listening, Speaking and Use of language (Grammar) are developed in class. Enrolment for the upcoming term is now possible. Should you have any queries, please contact Mariana our Arabic tutor and language coordinator on 01 2601296 or arabic@sandfordlanguages.ie



LevelsDescription
Arabic Enquiries 2018Please submit your enquiry here or email mary.zerbe@sandfordlanguages.ie for more information. Please submit your enquiry & contact details here and also your availability, days and times. Conntact Mary (Course Coordinator) on 01-2601296 or email:mary.zerbe@sandfordlanguages.ie
Arabic - *FREE TRIAL CLASS* po0ssible for any of the CURRENTLY running Arabic courses (APPLIES TO ONLY COURSES FROM LEVEL 2 UPWARDS) contact mary.zerbe@sandfordlanguages.ie to arrange in advance.* Free trial class possiblefor any of the Arabic Courses(which are currently running.If the student decides to join a course,they will be no charge for he free trial class and they just need to pay for the remaining weeks of the course.To get information and advice on which class would suit you,please email me mary.zerbe@sandfordlanguages.ie
*Arabic Level 1 Beginners February 2018Arabic level 1 Description Level 1 (complete beginners) It is a course for complete beginners, for students who have no previous knowledge of the Arabic script or/and the Modern Standard Arabic. Each session covers everyday conversation topics, learning the alphabet, reading and basic grammar. We follow the Mastering Arabic book 1 and Activity book, this course covers chapters (1-6). A- Topics of conversation: - Arabic greetings - Introducing ourselves and family members -Meeting someone for the first time -Discussing jobs -Describing the place we live in and the work place -Basic conversation in a shop -Basic conversation in a restaurant -Learning common Arabic expressions for different situations B- Writing and reading: The students learn the Arabic Alphabet (letters, vowels, signs), how to read and write. We recommend the Gateway to Arabic 1 book to practice writing. C- Grammar: This course covers the very basics in Arabic Grammar: -Nominal sentences in the Nominative case - Demonstratives (singular, masculine, feminine) -Masculine and feminine nouns -Adjectives (masculine/feminine) -Personal pronouns -The attached possessive pronouns (singular) -Sound masculine plural -Sound feminine plural -Definite/indefinite -Introduction to the 3 Arabic grammatical cases: 1- Nominative 2- Accusative 3- Genitive -Writing basic sentences. : we recommend : we recommend using the website www.palgrave.com/masteringarabic for extra exercises, videos, Script practice, etc. and Mastering Arabic script book for handwriting (Instead of Gateway to Arabic)
Arabic Level 1 Beginners October 2017For beginners
Arabic Level 1 Beginners September 2017 For beginners
*Arabic Level 2 January 2018For students who have completed a 12 week (18 hours) beginners course with SLI or elsewhere.
*Arabic Level 2 February 2018For students who have completed an introductory beginners course of approximately 18-20 hours of Modern Standard Arabic with SLI or elsewhere. We follow the Mastering Arabic book 1 and Activity book, this course covers chapters 7 - 13.
Arabic Level 2 October 2017For students who have completed abeginners course with Sandford Language Institute (18 hours tuition) or elsewhere.
*Arabic Level 3 November 2017 Arabic Level 3 Course Description : For students who have completed around 40 hours of Modern Standard Arabic. We use Mastering Arabic book 1 and this level covers chapters 14 till 19. The students at this higher beginners level should be able to read, write and understand consistent paragraphs with more complex structures. There is a lot of grammar involved at this level: the Present and Future tenses, the comparative/superlative, broken plurals, the different forms of the verbs, weak verbs (irregularities in Arabic verbs). Conversation become more specific and centred around certain themes: comparing a past situation and a current one using comparatives, past and present verbs. Talking about future plans: holidays, work projects, etc. Discussing everyday tasks using verbs and adverbs of the present tense. Days of the week Months of the year Reading a blog/ diary Writing emails to friends/family
*Arabic Level 4 January 2018 (continuation of Level 3)For students who have completed level 3 at SLI (approx. 55 hours tuition) or studied Arabic elsewhere.
Arabic Level 3 September 2017 Arabic Level 3 Course Description : For students who have completed around 40 hours of Modern Standard Arabic. We use Mastering Arabic book 1 and this level covers chapters 14 till 19. The students at this higher beginners level should be able to read, write and understand consistent paragraphs with more complex structures. There is a lot of grammar involved at this level: the Present and Future tenses, the comparative/superlative, broken plurals, the different forms of the verbs, weak verbs (irregularities in Arabic verbs). Conversation become more specific and centred around certain themes: comparing a past situation and a current one using comparatives, past and present verbs. Talking about future plans: holidays, work projects, etc. Discussing everyday tasks using verbs and adverbs of the present tense. Days of the week Months of the year Reading a blog/ diary Writing emails to friends/family
*Arabic Level 6 (Continuation of Level 5) February 2018Continuation of Level 5 course.For students who have studied approximately 90 hours of Modern Standard Arabic,using the Mastering Arabic Course.Open also to students who have studied elsewhere and want to continue improving their Arabic.
Arabic Level 5 Autumn 2017continuation of level 4.
*Arabic Level 9 January 2018 (continuation of Level 8)Continuation of Arabic Level 8.For students who have completed 144 hours of tuition in Modern Standard Arabic at SLI or elsewhere. Course materials Mastering Arabic.
Arabic Level 7 September Term 2017 (Continuation of level 6)
Arabic Level 8 Autumn Term 2017 Arabic Level 8
*Arabic Upper Intermediate Level February 2018Upper Intermediate Level.
Arabic Level Upper Intermediate Autumn 2017description
Conversational Arabic for Intermediate/Advanced StudentsFor students who have an intermediate/advanced level in Modern Standard Arabic (MSA) and now want to concentrate on improving their communication & spoken skills in Arabic.
Arabic Enquiries for Conversation Course for Beginners November 2017For students who want to focus on Conversation only.We need a minimum of six paid enrolments to start this course.The fee is €265 for a 12 week course.Please submit your enquiry here and also your availability,days and times.You can contact me mary.zerbe@sandfordlanguages.ie or phone/text me on 0877509794 (with yur name).
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