Arabic level 5

Course information

The Arabic level 5 course is for anyone whose Arabic is at intermediate level. The course is suitable for you if you can already hold short conversations in Arabic, read simple texts using a word list, and are able to use different kinds of verbs in the present and past tense and plural nouns and adjectives.

At the end of Arabic level 5, you will be able to understand work-related conversations, read texts, such as personal emails and short news reports, talk about travel and tourism, food and cooking, clothes and colours and education, and write texts on a range of simple subjects.

Grammatical concepts include describing the past, verb forms (yafʕal, yufaʕʕil, yatafaʕʕal, etc.), and weak verbs.

The course material is written in English, so a basic understanding of English is needed.

The course material is written in English, so a basic understanding of English is needed.

If you successfully complete this course, you will receive a certificate showing the level you have attained and you will be able to continue to Arabic level 6.


The intake procedure for this course comprises: questionnaire

After you have registered for this course, we will invite you for an assessment to determine your level. We recommend that you enrol at least two weeks before the start of the course. If you enrol later than this, we cannot guarantee there will be time for the intake procedure.

If you have completed the Arabic level 4 course at UvA Talen, an assesment will not be necessary.

Course materials

Mastering Arabic 2, € 30 (chapter 5-8)
The course material is not included in the course price. If you buy the books via UvA Talen, you will receive them from the teacher during the first lesson.

Schedule and registration

This course can also be taken as an intensive summer course.

Day(s) Start End Time Hours Price
Mon-Wed-Fri 12 Aug 2019 02 Sep 2019 12:30 - 15:00 25 495 Enrol NOW!
Wednesdays 02 Oct 2019 04 Dec 2019 19:00 - 21:30 25 495 Enrol NOW!