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Kelsey Arabic Program Summer 2016 offerings

For beginners:

Full-time, three-month option:  Entire first level Kelsey curriculum offered: Speaking, reading, writing, listening, pronunciation.

May 23-August 13, July 6-7 off for public holidays

1-5 pm during the first week, then 8:30 – 12:30

a minimum of three students and a maximum of nine

Monday-Thursday and Saturday. We may take a few Saturdays off for special events and to give breaks (to be arranged later).

Cost: 950 JD. Discount of 50 JD given for early registration (100 JD non-refundable deposit paid by May 10).

 

Arabic FAST (Familiarity And Short-Term) Course: Receive the basics of spoken Arabic for life in Amman and other cities in the region. No previous Arabic study required. Recommended for those who will be living in the region for up to two years and are not planning to do extensive additional Arabic study in the near future.

a minimum of three students and a maximum of nine

June 6-30 (four weeks), Monday-Thursday, 8:30-11:00 am.

Cost: 250 JD. Early registration option: Pay by May 10 and cost is only 225 JD (non-refundable)

or May 30-June 30 (five weeks), Monday-Thursday, 8:45-11:00 am.

Cost: 290 JD.  Early registration option: Pay by May 4 and cost is only 270 JD (non-refundable).

 

For novice students (have studied some Arabic before):

June novice spoken Arabic: Work with other novice students in the structure of spoken Arabic. A condensed version of our regular curriculum will give you an overview of a number of principles to help you advance in your Arabic ability. All students should have some studied Arabic previously, with a small amount of communicative ability, but not as much as those who have finished one semester of our full-time program.

a minimum of three students and a maximum of nine

June 6-30 (four weeks), Monday-Thursday, 8:30-11:00 am.

Cost: 250 JD. Early registration option: Pay by May 10 and cost is only 225 JD (non-refundable)

 

For beginner or novice students:

Introductory Arabic literacy course: In addition to your spoken Arabic course, learn the basics of reading and writing Arabic with professional instructors.

a minimum of three students and maximum of ten

June 6-30 (four weeks), Monday-Thursday, 11:00-12:00 am or 12:00-1:00 pm

Cost: 100 JD

 

For intermediate and advanced students:

Conversation course: An excellent learning choice for current students, people wanting to catch up in language or take a refresher course. Courses are prepared by expert teachers with a focus on spoken, conversational Arabic. Some focus on structure of the language will take place in order to enhance speaking (practice in verb conjugation, ten forms, etc.). Students coming from outside our program should arrange for a placement test by May 24.

a minimum of three students and a maximum of nine

June 6-30 (four weeks), Monday-Thursday, 8:30-11:00 am.

Cost: 250 JD. Early registration option: Pay by May 10 and cost is only 225 JD (non-refundable)

 

Review and Refresher:

Review material from the Kelsey books, advanced conversation and special topics and vocabulary as requested by students. Useful for those who have finished at least three semesters at Kelsey (we want to review the material, not teach it for the first time) who feel they could use some extra instruction and help to get them where they want to be.

a minimum of three students and a maximum of nine

June 6-30 (four weeks), Monday-Thursday, 8:30-11:00 am.

Cost: 250 JD. Early registration option: Pay by May 10 and cost is only 225 JD (non-refundable)

 

Available to all adult students:

Introductory lectures on Jordanian life and society: A series of speakers will provide informative lectures on a number of aspects of Arab and Jordanian society: history, education, religion, economics, government, etc. Lectures will be given in English by Jordanians and knowledgeable expatriates. Visitors and new residents to Jordan will benefit the most from these lectures.

a minimum of six students and a maximum of fifteen.

May 30-June 30 (five weeks), Monday-Thursday, 11:00-12:00 am.  Cost: 100JD.

or join us June 6-June 30 (four weeks), Monday-Thursday, 11:00-12:00 am, 80 JD.

 

For children:

Introductory Arabic for kids:  Experienced teachers will offer fun, interactive lessons for children with directed play and games, songs, crafts and snacks. The course is designed for children finishing KG1 or KG2. Reading ability is not necessary.

a minimum of three students and a maximum of six.

June 6-30 (four weeks), Monday-Thursday, 8:30-11:00 am.

Cost: 250 JD. Early registration option: Pay by May 10 and cost is only 225 JD (non-refundable)

All course fees are refundable if the course is cancelled due to insufficient number of applicants.

If you have a special request for a course not offered above, please contact us.

Contact us at kelseyschool@gmail.com or by telephone 06 4646247

 



 

The Kelsey Arabic Program is an Arabic language program located in Amman, Jordan.  Our students come from around the world to learn Arabic for work and service in a variety of capacities among Arabic-speaking peoples.  Come and study Arabic in Jordan with us!

In addition to our facilities in Amman, we also offer classes in the rural town of Madaba, located 40km south of Amman, and tutoring in Mafraq, located 80km north of Amman. For more information about these branches of our program please see Madaba Location and Mafraq location.

Listen to what Kelsey students have to say about our program. With 50+ years of experience in teaching Arabic, Kelsey is an excellent choice for people coming from all over the world. Find out WHY!

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