Lecturer(s): Florence MILON


The course focuses on classical Arabic, the language of the press and of the media and on Modern Standard Arabic. It provides an introduction to writing and to communication in Arabic.


Discovering, curiosity, cross-cultural communication, cultural practices, Arab civilization


There are two levels : a beginner's course and an intermediate course (both two hours per week).

Learning Outcomes

  • Oral understanding and expression (dialogues and expression in Modern Standard Arabic).
  • Learning vocabulary through games.
  • Learning to write (calligraphy).
  • Learning about culture (discovering the socio-cultural environment, ethnic groups, religions, civilization, music and arts).


Know-how = 50% final exam + 50% continuous assessment.