Introduction to Moroccan Arabic (Darija) II

ISA Meknes Study Center

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Introduction to Moroccan Arabic (Darija) II

  • Host University

    ISA Meknes Study Center

  • Location

    Meknes, Morocco

  • Area of Study

    Arabic, Indigenous Languages, Linguistics, Modern Languages, Moroccan Culture

  • Language Level


  • Prerequisites

    Placement exam and/or completion of Beginning Darija I

    Hours & Credits

  • Contact Hours

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
  • Overview

    This course is a continuation from Introduction to Moroccan Arabic (Darija) I

    Course Description:

    This course is meant for students:

    • To teach them practical Moroccan Arabic (Darija) 
    • To provide them with the necessary skills to communicate  
    • To familiarize them with Moroccan culture  
    • To open for them other new horizons in life: business perspectives.  

    Course Objectives:  

    This course is basically prepared:  

    • To provide students with necessary technique to master the intonation according to the "standard" pronunciation of Moroccan Arabic
    • To help them enrich their vocabulary
    • To encourage them to develop their interest in learning this living language
    • To enable them to acquire the basic syntactic structures used in Moroccan Arabic (Darija) so as to engage without difficulties in dialogues.