The Muslim Community Center (MCC)

Arabic Language Classes

Semester Start: Saturday February 13, 2016

Location: 15200 New Hampshire Avenue, Silver Spring, MD 20905

Program Goal:

  • Meaningful Communication in spoken and written Arabic
  • Comprehension of Arabic texts including the Qu’ran

Levels (7 Semesters total from start, less depending on placement):

  • Introductory (Letter recognition, vocabulary)
  • Beginners I and II (Vocabulary, dialog, reading and some grammar)
  • Intermediate I and II (All of the above and heavy emphasis on grammar)
  • Advanced I and II (All of the above, meaningful writing, reading and conversation)

Class information: Classes will be held for 2 hours each meeting – Every Saturday and Sunday between 8:00 a.m. and 10:00 a.m.  Introductory Arabic evening session will resume February 16, 2016, and will meet on Tuesday and Thursday between 7:00 p.m. and 9:00 p.m.

Registration, IN-PERSON: Saturday, February 13, 2016 starting at 8 A.M. (in the MCC Library)

Placement test for new students: Will be held the first day of school for new students

Tuition: $250 per semester plus $50 registration fee.

Click here for the Arabic program curriculum.

Click here for the Arabic program calander.

Click here to read the article on “Why Study Arabic?”

Contact: Contact: Usman Sarwar, 202-528-2130 or email Hariyah dan-Fodio,