Arabic Language Courses

Where do people speak Arabic?

  • Algeria
  • Bahrain
  • Chad
  • Comoros
  • Djibouti
  • Egypt
  • Eritrea
  • Iraq
  • Israel
  • Jordan
  • Kuwait
  • Lebanon
  • Libya
  • Mauritania
  • Morocco
  • Oman
  • Qatar
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Somalia
  • Sudan
  • Syria
  • Tunisia
  • United Arab Emirates
  • Western Sahara
  • Yemen

Arabic Study Abroad Program

Saint Mary's offers courses at the introductory and intermediate levels to fulfill the Sophia requirement in modern languages. To further enhance our program, language clubs and foreign study opportunities are available as well. Qualified students are encouraged to study abroad in Ifrane, Morocco. Learn more about the Ifrane program below.




Arabic Courses

  • MLAR 101-102: Introductory Arabic I & II: (4 credits). This two-semester sequence is a basic introduction to all aspects of the Arabic language through a comprehensive and integrated method. The focus is on language proficiency in all areas of the language including speaking, oral comprehension, reading, and writing. The course also introduces students to aspects of Arabic and Islamic culture and everyday life in the Middle East.
  • MLAR 103-104: Arabic Conversation and Reading I & II: Designed to develop the ability to hold everyday conversation in Arabic and to introduce the student to Arabic cultures. Recommended for students interested in study abroad in an Arabic-speaking country.

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