Classical and Qur’anic Arabic (Year 1)

A two-year programme for beginner-level students, to introduce the major features of the language in terms of both theory and application.

Free First Term!

Join us this term for a free introduction to the Arabic language! In Term 1, students will be provided with an introduction to the history and importance of the Arabic language, as well as an overview to the major features of the language.


If, after the first term, you wish to continue with the course, each of the five subsequent terms will carry a fee of £100 (equivalent to £5 per hour).

Time & Location

Fridays 7pm – 9pm


Term 1: 16 Oct – 18 Dec 2020

Term 2: 11 Jan – 15 Mar 2021

Term 3: 19 Apr – 21 Jun 2021


This course is delivered online via Zoom. 


Registered students will have access to recordings of each week's lesson. The videos will be posted within a day of each session, and will remain accessible until two weeks after the course has ended.

Course Description

This is a two-year programme of study designed to introduce beginner-level students to the major features of the language in terms of both theory and application. This course:


  • Provides strategies for effective language learning.
  • Presents a comprehensive study of the principles of Arabic Grammar.
  • Builds core skills in reading, writing, listening and speaking.
  • Dedicates time for practice and consolidation time in class.
  • Equips students with skills in reading comprehension and translation.
  • Introduces a diverse range of genres in Classical Arabic.
  • Delivers a roadmap for continued independent development beyond the course.


  • Ability to read the Arabic script
  • Age 16 and above

About the Instructor

Mansoor Malik

Mansoor Malik is a professional tutor in mathematics, Arabic and Islamic studies. He studied Arabic and traditional Islamic disciplines in Damascus, Jordan, Yemen, and the UK. He holds a degree in Philosophy from King's College, and an MPhil in Philosophy from the University of Warwick, where his research centred on approaches to knowledge and education. He is currently studying theoretical physics at the University of Nottingham.

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Course Includes

  • 10 Lessons