Arabic I

Acquire the fundamentals of the Arabic language and culture to function socially at a basic comprehension level. Build speaking, listening, reading and writing skills.

Textbook: TBD


Omar Da san, PhD

A native speaker of Arabic. BA, MA, and PH.D in Arabic Language and its Literature from the University of Jordan with an excellent GPA More than 20 years of teaching experience at both university and high school levels Worked as ... read more

Walla Alabed

Walla Alabed

Walla Alabed is a native speaker of the Arabic language. She has a bachelor’s degree in English language and literature from Hashemite University in Zarqa, Jordan. While she was studying at the university, she taught Arabic and English in a ... read more


This course is for beginning Arabic speakers; there is no prerequisite.


CEUs are not transferable to college or university transcripts. This is a noncredit personal enrichment program. Progress and courses completed are marked by Continuing Education Units.