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Learn to speak Arabic with our Arabic language short courses online & in Sydney!

This online Arabic beginner's course will teach you the basics of the Arabic language in speaking, reading, listening and writing of the Modern Standard Arabic language – the most common language used across the Arabic-speaking world.

These spoken and written Arabic lessons will help you understand and communicate in Arabic anywhere it is used. The lessons are structured to be interactive, informal, and practical, giving you a good understanding of the Arabic language and culture in everyday life.

At the end of this Arabic course, you will be able to communicate with simple vocabulary and basic sentences as well as be able to identify the language with its many dialects.

Whether you want to learn Arabic for business, travel, or just for fun, this online Arabic course will give you a solid foundation.

Learning outcomes

By the end of this beginners Arabic course in Sydney, you should be able to:

  • speak clearly and be understood in a limited way on some practical everyday matters
  • know the basic principles of the Modern Standard Arabic
  • understand Arabic cultures including geography, social customs, family relationships, etc.
  • understand basic grammar such as sentence structure, the gender of nouns, singular and plural forms, etc.
  • read, speak and write simple short sentences and phrases
  • have an ear for the Arabic language

What will be covered in this Arabic beginners course?


  • Greetings and introducing oneself
  • Identifying MSA and other dialects
  • Ask and respond to simple questions
  • Numbers, times, and seasons
  • Cultural practices and taboos
  • Basic language principles


  • MSA alphabet and pronunciation
  • Reading – the right to left
  • Writing and linking letters
  • Word order – where to place what
  • Gender
  • Formal and familiar speech

Who is this Arabic beginners course for?

  • Students with no previous learning in Arabic
  • Anyone who wants to learn how to understand the Arabic language
  • Anyone wanting to know how to learn simple Arabic and spoken Arabic, before taking their skills to the next level

Course venue

Online via Zoom

  • Zoom details will be emailed to you with your enrolment confirmation.
  • Requirement: A device and stable internet connection.


Please purchase the course textbook – which is used for Learn Arabic: Beginners Course and Learn Arabic: Level 2 Course.

Talk Arabic(Book/CD Pack) -The ideal Arabic course for absolute beginners

ISBN: 9781406680164
ISBN-10: 1406680168

We recommend purchasing your textbook after your course has been confirmed (usually within three working days of the proposed start). The textbook is not included in the enrolment fee. If you would like to inquire about the current price, please call Abbeys Bookstore on 02 9264 3111.

What to bring to class

  • Textbook
  • Notebook and pen

Additional information

  • Enrol now in our Learn Arabic: Beginners Course and Learn Arabic: Level 2 Course course and save 10%. Use our promotion code "GROUP10" at the checkout
  • OR bring a friend and save 10-15%!
  • Please visit our discounts page for more information.

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Learn Arabic: Beginners Course

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$299 Limited inc GST / $224 / $239.20 / $269.10

If there isn't a class to suit you, please join our waitlist and we will notify you when we have places available. Join waitlist for Learn Arabic: Beginners Course

If there isn't a class to suit you, please join our waitlist and we will notify you when we have places available. Join waitlist for Learn Arabic: Beginners Course

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Course testimonials:

  • said: Was great that it was via zoom! Only thing would of been easier if it started and finished earlier (but I know that wouldn't suit most people).

  • said: Adel is very encouraging and is very keen to share stories and insights about Arabic culture and the language itself. I learned so much!

  • said: Adla was amazing, she would help you understand everything and explain the difference between the different dialects. She is kind hearted and wants you to succeed. Definitely coming back for Level 2

  • said: Adla is an excellent tutor - welcoming, patient and knowledgeable. Thank you for a great class!

  • said: Adla is an amazing teacher. She takes the time to pay attention to each student individually and gives us a good mix of all the elements of learning a new language and dialects within it as well as the culture.

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