The Arabic for Non-native Speakers Teaching Program provides exemplary education for non-Arabic speakers in a stimulating cultural environment that facilitates Arabic language learning, empowers learners to communicate with it, and helps them integrate into society.
Excellence in teaching the Arabic language and culture.
Spreading the Arabic language and culture throughout the world by providing exemplary, quality education in an attractive cultural environment.
1. To provide exemplary education for non-Arabic speakers, enabling them to communicate and converse in Arabic by offering a qualitative program designed according to the best international standards for language teaching.
2. To spread the Arabic language and Saudi Arabian culture around the world by learning about the country's heritage, customs and traditions, and identifying its tourist and archaeological areas by offering enrichment activities and travel and visit programs that promote teaching and acquisition of Saudi Arabian culture.
3. To attract distinguished Learners from all over the world who wish to learn Arabic as a second language.
4. To create an attractive linguistic and cultural environment that promote the integration of male and female Learners into Saudi society and facilitates the learning of the Arabic language.
The program comprises four levels of education corresponding to the European framework (A1, A2, B1, B2), with two months for each level. Each level includes 160 lessons, at a rate of twenty hours per week, in addition to cultural enrichment activities. The program is based on a curriculum with integrated learning units that include linguistic elements and skills developed according to the European Framework for Language Teaching. By the end of the program, the learner will be able to clarify concepts related to the structures, vocabulary, sounds and spelling of the Arabic language, recognize the most important aspects of Arabic and Saudi culture, use Arabic language skills and elements in speaking and writing, and communicate with others in different situations and contexts. Upon completion of the educational program, learners receive a certificate recognized by the King Salman International Arabic Language Academy. The total duration of study in this program is eight months and comprises four levels, with each level lasting eight weeks.